advice

Ask Craz! vol. 1

Say HERRO to a new advice blog post series I’m planning to offer called “Ask Craz!” The art business world...

Tips for U.S. Artists Doing Business at Canadian Conventions

As a resident of Western New York state, it’s funny to think that my closest conventions are not in Pennsylvania...

ART IS PAIN: Dealing with repetitive motion injuries

As a full-time artist (and with plenty of friends who are also hard-working art professionals), I know we artists have...

A little thing about numbers (Follower counts: Quality over quantity)

Without being a borderline troll by commenting on people’s posts just to get attention or paying for followers, getting a fan base...

Crazdude’s list of Materials, Tools, and Suppliers

Have you ever wanted to know where I order particular items? How I get things printed? What type of laminator...

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 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...

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