Advice

Whether it’s colored pencil tricks or art business etiquette, Craz has a blog post that may help to inspire you! Click the “+” on the images below to read more!

How I keep my energy up in the Artist Alley (or Dealers Den)

For more Artist Alley preparation advice, check out my Artist Alley Beginners Guides Part 1 and Part 2 Conventions can...

Trello – What it is and how it helps me

What is Trello? Trello is a visual based organizational system. You can create an account with an email address and...

Copic Refill – Success! Here’s how

I had written details about my preference for Prismacolor markers in a previous ramble. And although I still stick to my...

Why am I so disappointed in my art? How can I overcome it?

“Why am I so disappointed in my art?” I have heard this question asked many times by fellow artists and...

Why I Love Prismacolor Markers

NOTE: It’s important to remember that every person’s preference, likes, and dislikes will vary depending on the work they do...

Should I make a Facebook Page for my Art?

Question: “I share my artwork through my personal page on Facebook and I seem to be doing ok. Should I...

Crazdude’s Artist Alley Beginner’s Guide Pt. 2

Crazdude’s Artist Alley Beginner’s Guide Pt. 2

Supplies, documentation, preorders, money and security were covered in the previous post which can be read here.  Setting Up Camp...

Crazdude’s Artist Alley Beginner’s Guide Pt. 1

Crazdude’s Artist Alley Beginner’s Guide Pt. 1

Artist alleys at conventions can be a great way for artists of any skill-level to make connections, improve their skills,...

Crazdude’s Art Biz Crash Course (Advice MEGA POST)

TL;DR: A little bit goes a long way and a tiny bit more goes much farther. Value yourself, treat your business...

Colored Pencil Blending

When Prismacolor colored pencils are out of stock or out of budget, there are always tricks to make the cheaper...