How To Prepare Yourself For Taking On New Design Clients

Taking on new clients can be a dream for fresh freelancers… or a dreaded endeavour for the inexperienced. But what if you knew what to ask these higher-paying clients? I’m going to share how I started asserting my worth as an artist and exactly what to cover with your new client to give them the best product possible!

Questions To Ask Yourself When Trying To Nail Down Your Niche + Why You Need To Envision Your Success

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As artists and creative people, it can be easy to forget why we began creating in the first place. It can so easily feel like you’re talking into the vacuum of space, posting all your hard work into a black hole. So how you do get noticed? I’m going to tell you how!

The Best Way To Spend Your Time As A Creative Business Owner

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Before I started this project, I really had no clue what I did in a day…

Why Instagram Stats Are Ruining Your Artwork

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My best tips for dealing with “posting anxiety” as an artist on Instagram: Creative and emotional people: Don’t look at your statistics! There’s a new phrase I’ve heard recently, as I was speaking with a friend and colleague about social media management — and mainly the stress of constantly creating content. After a while, we… Continue reading Why Instagram Stats Are Ruining Your Artwork

Why Artists Need To Consider Live-Streaming And Video Content for 2020

Social media posts with video receive 48% more views than images alone!

After trying live-streaming art on Instagram; presenting myself on my strongest platform didn’t yield the results I wanted, the video quality I expected, or the video access I was promised.
Live-streaming works as venue to promote yourself without feeling like you’re selling yourself constantly across social media.
My ultimate goal with live-streaming is to gain a more regular income while authentically connecting with people online who share my interests and enjoy my work. I also want my Twitch to be an online safe-space for other LGBTQ+ folx on the internet to hang out and listen to banging’ tunes.
Read more about why I started live-streaming for my followers!

My Top 10 Free Apps I Actually Use For My Online Art Business

Read about what live-streaming is and how it boosted my art at The Artist Journal.ca

I’m here to help you get the most out of your Tablet experience, artist-to-artist, for free.
I’ve been using an iPad Pro since I began working for myself, back in 2016. It was the first investment I had ever made in my business, ever. It was a big deal!
I’m going to share what this amazing machine is capable of and the best, easiest ways to use it.

How To Make People Care About Your Art

Making enough to survive as an artist is challenging, but not having a website is like shooting yourself in the foot with an arrow before your olympic 100m dash. You’re screwing yourself over.
Don’t be like this artist, implement these 5 tips I swear by to improve your online art presence!

How To Find Your Art Niche And Why You Need One To Rock Your Business This Year

Starting out — whether you’re an artist, writer, or any creator — having the right niche is the most important thing to think about. Once you find your niche everything will begin to fall into place and you’ll have a reference point for consistent decision making.

The Truth About How I Started An Online Art Business What You Should Know Before Getting Started

Read more at The Artist Journal .CA

My art career started when I was a college drop-out and totally unemployed for almost 7 weeks. I had spent the previous 8 months jumping from job-to-job and nothing was working for me.

How I Accidentally Started A Brand And You Can Too!

Don’t leave thinking this entire article a big flex. It’s not, it’s for you to know I speak from years of real experience and about a metric tonne of books.