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Art Podcast – My Own Brand of Femininity

2018-12-01T18:30:55+00:00December 1st, 2018|Art Blog, Art News, Exhibitions|

Stories and Intentions - An Open Discussion With ANA Artists You can just stare at these paintings here on the screen while you listen to us talk about them or you can download this art podcast and enjoy it in your own time and just picture these images in your mind. A group of artists [...]

Art Discussion – Podcast

2018-11-25T12:18:25+00:00November 25th, 2018|Art Blog, Exhibitions|

For me the art comes alive when it lives through the eyes of other people, when they bring their stories to it. On Tuesday the 27th November I will be leading an art discussion with several artists, in the current group show I'm participating in. Upstairs at the old town hall, Órgiva, from 5–8pm I [...]

Órgiva art scene – Hot Winter Show

2018-12-01T16:47:10+00:00November 12th, 2018|Art Blog, Exhibitions|

The Órgiva art scene is taking centre stage again, with Artists' Network Alpujarra (ANA - the artists group I belong to) who are putting on a Hot Winter Show, with 34 diverse international artists. The venue is upstairs at the old town hall in Órgiva, Granada, Spain. Órgiva - if you don't know it already, [...]

Art History with Nick Fudge

2018-11-10T18:28:43+00:00November 10th, 2018|Art Blog, Art Classes, Articles|

Nick Fudge on the Sacred Feminine Last week I spent two days at the best art lectures I have ever been to, with artist Nick Fudge, the lost YBA (Young British Artist). He’s the one who threw his entire graduate show in a skip the night before the opening and went off-radar for twenty-five years. [...]

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Selling Art – A practical guide

2018-10-29T18:22:28+00:00October 29th, 2018|Art Blog, Articles|

Reaching Your Audience You never really know who your audience is or when they are going to buy from you, so you'd better start by being comfortable with your arty personality and communicate clearly what you do with everyone you meet. I find that selling art is a long persistent process of growing my audience [...]

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The Art of Blogging

2018-10-29T17:55:53+00:00October 29th, 2018|Art Blog, Articles|

How to create a WordPress blog post Content It's wise to blog about something you know well and or do regularly. I usually write about topics that a lot of people ask me about. It demonstrates there is a demand for the topic and saves time - instead of repeating information over and over. Keeping [...]

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Kitty Harri Sculpture Garden

2018-10-01T20:41:49+00:00October 1st, 2018|Art Blog, Exhibitions|

2nd Annual Art Extravaganza! Set in the mountains, just inland from the Costa Tropical, is the gorgeous Kitty Harri sculpture gardens, - home to over 160 large scale pieces of sculpture. The sculpture garden is run by artist and best selling novelist Kitty Harri and her electrical engineer husband, Nick Tasker. Between them both, they [...]

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Art Sandwich

2018-09-21T14:16:15+00:00September 21st, 2018|Art Blog, Articles|

How to give feedback to artists when it's called for! The art sandwich makes your feedback easier to digest for all those vulnerable artists out there who bravely expose their art to you. It is a technique when you give praise either side of feedback. This is not about judging whether you like the art [...]

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Art prints from original artwork

2018-09-06T10:21:35+00:00September 6th, 2018|Art Blog, Art Classes, Articles|

This step by step guide will help you to make quality art prints that resemble the colours of your original artwork! Before I start, I just want to say - nothing beats experiencing artwork in the flesh but these tips will help you to create art prints, as close as you can to the original [...]

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Multiple Etsy Shipping Origins

2018-09-07T12:58:23+00:00August 31st, 2018|Art Blog, Articles|

How to take full advantage of Printful's print on demand, multiple Etsy shipping origins service. Use their warehouse fulfilment locations around the world and give your Etsy customers the best shipping rates. To do this, you will need to follow these step by step guide and just to let you know, it's much easier than [...]

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Watercolour Love Heart Mugs

2018-09-07T12:12:37+00:00August 30th, 2018|Art Blog, Art News|

Wouldn't you like to have a nice hot drink in one of these gorgeous watercolour love heart mugs? They're just what the doctor ordered! I know, it’s like you've been waiting for them your whole life! You didn't even realise you were missing out until you saw them, right? You must be absolutely desperate for [...]

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Zen Meditation Sculpture

2018-09-07T13:08:03+00:00August 30th, 2018|Art Blog, Art News|

This zen meditation sculpture is called Serene Meditation and this is the story of how it came into being. Zen and the art of working in clay This zen meditation sculpture was a bit of an adventure in the making, because for some reason I decided to overcome all obstacles in my way... regardless how futile [...]

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