Recently I've been noticing more artists on social media talking about the hard truths of running their art business. While it's been a bit disheartening to hear some of these stories, I think it's also very important that more artists who are in the spotlight are candid and open about the realities of what it's … Continue reading 5 Hard Truths About Running an Art Business
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5 Red Flags for Instagram DM Scams
It happens to almost every artist who has an account on Instagram – you get a direct message asking if you take commissions. While the request in and of itself seems like it should be a compliment and not something you should worry about, there's good reason to take extreme caution when getting these types of Instagram DM requests.
Reasons Why You Are Losing Followers
So you finally did it. You've signed up for your very own social media account. At first, you’re a little nervous, “Do I really want to put myself and my art out there like this?!” Despite any better judgment, you go for it anyway. After your first few posts, your follower count increases slowly, starting … Continue reading Reasons Why You Are Losing Followers