"Michelle, this is a very informative post. I was intrigued with your inclusion of "dressing for the career you want." I say this because I've had some curious reactions from fellow artists if I come to a meeting or show or other event…"
"Lora-Lynn, who is teaching the class? Is the end goal to have a business plan?
I took an 8 week business plan class online with Jennifer Lee this year. Her course is the Right Brain Business Plan. It was great and gave me more direction. So…"
"I have taken credit cards for several years. When I started doing small local shows, I could see that I was losing some sales because I didn't take credit cards. Like Kim mentioned, some people find it easier to pull out their credit card for…"
Place of Work ? Example: Studio, College, Gallery, Museum, ...)
Home studio where I am surrounded by acres of conservation land which provides constant inspiration. My two cats are my QA department.
I am a .... Example: Student, Maker, Educator, etc.
I am a mixed media artist who creates fine art and functional art. My spirit messengers, icons, and fortune pyramids are inspired by nature, the spirit of ancient cultures and my travels around the world.
Your website, DIRECT flickr or DIRECT facebook links where your work can be seen.
Welcome to crafthaus ! We do not have that many Mixed Media Artists, in fact you are probably the first, so I am very glad that you have joined and cannot wait to see some images of your pieces on crafthaus. At the moment, there is a lot of activity on the site, so a lot of people would see your work. When you add images, please be sure to add them via the main PHOTO link on the website. That way your photos get added to the slideshow.
Also, please feel free to add your comments to the discussion topics that are already posted. Of course, if there is something else you'd much rather talk about, please add that to the site so that the rest of us can chime in.
I really hope you will enjoy being with this network and find the exchanges interesting and fun. The more you put into it, the more you will get out of it, for sure.
If there are ever any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to email me anytime. I will do my best to be of help.
NEW: Treasures from Taiwan - a crafthaus online exhibition...
Treasures from Taiwan - a crafthaus online exhibition shows contemporary metal art and jewelry from 11 Taiwanese contemporary emerging artists. Treasures from Taiwan will be highlighted on Crafthaus as an online exhibition from May 8 to June 7, 2013.
It is that time of year again, when the degree shows in Scotland all kick off. As usual, the roll is started by Dundee's Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design - DJCAD for short. Regular readers of my blog will know that Dundee is my favourite Scottish city and has been for many, many years, so it is something of a surprise to realise that until last…See More
I keep trying to write this blog and get it posted but I seem to run into self inflicted road blocks. I was hoping to have something running by Wednesday. First, I have 2 computers and Ive done bits and pieces on them both. Second, I cant seem to find a wifi hook up when I need it or when I have the draft I want to post. On top of that, there's been very little time away from the conference or visiting family for me to go onkine. Finally, when I was going to post this afternoon, the battery…See More
As part of NYCxDesign, the NYCEDC is sponsoring this fab event. All those interested in design and jewelry are welcome Please join us on May 21st - 7-9pm...Consumers, designers and jewelers from all over the world flock to 47th Street -the “Diamond District”- to find stone dealers, casting houses, raw materials, and inspiration. Join the New York City Economic Development Corporation, the 47th Street BID and CJ Recht for Hot Rocks and Heavy Metal, an evening of presentations and cocktails at…See More
- by Rebecca Rose. 2013, SNAG/crafthaus Scholarship Recipient
For the next 13 months we'll discuss the trials, triumphs, and tribulations of exhibiting in art shows as emerging artists and established artists. Exhibition coverage will be balanced with tips on how to strategically build a legacy over a length of time, in a way that makes sense to your individual goals as an artist and maker.
Join us each month! There will be surprises around every corner, with photos, videos, SNAG conference coverage, and occasional interviews by rising artists!