Category: The Business of Art

Selling Art online

My top 10 tips for selling Art online

I am sometimes asked for advice on how to sell art online. To be honest, I feel like there is so much I don’t know about Art marketing but I did sell over 200 pieces, originals and prints last year.  Half of these were direct sales to collectors so something’s working. Marketing and selling art takes an enormous amount of time (at least 50% of my day is spent on marketing) and effort but the great thing about it is that the longer you do it the more followers and fans you will gather.

Art of Protest (German Style)

I always admire imagination and creativity. Political protests usually are ignored by the media unless they are spectacularly massive or particularly eye-catching. Remember the anti-Trump “Pussy hat” protests of January this year? Of course you do, they had a “thing”, those pink hats that made the protest eye-catching. So…

Buy Direct From My Art Gallery

Delighted to say I have just SOLD “Ilston Brook” directly via my Art Gallery, the “Back Lane Gallery” here in Brynmill Swansea (the lane is the opposite the Rhyddings Pub.) This oil painting was SOLD to a lovely art collector who visited from Cardiff and had a private…

painting of daffodils

Art is an Ongoing Conversation

Delighted to say I have just SOLD “Gorse Farm” and “Suncatchers”  via Artfinder ! These paintings are from two years ago and illustrate how much my style as changed in that time. Some artlovers seem to like or even prefer this simple, looser style. Art style I find…