art business

Top Ways Artists Anger Their Customers

Artists have a lot to manage when they offer their services for commissions: it’s not just about creating artwork. In...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

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