Silk Painting – James Brown Jr

SELF HELP for Artists

Self help items.  These items include all items that can be of assistance to our artists including classes, tutorials, help with the business of art, etc. The classes and seminars will be listed at the top and will be added and deleted as the dates expire.  Each item has the date the Item was posted on the WEB site and the NEW! designation will remain for 30 days then removed.  The VIEW MORE INFO allows you to click on it to see the full article.

We will keep these articles for one year, after a year we delete them and we have no archives of these articles.

If you have any suggestion on how to make this experience better for you do not hesitate to add your perspective.  We at BADC welcome your valued input.

(BADC does not make recommendations for sights that sell your Art or purchase art supplies, BADC only lists the opportunities and sites, please do your research before committing to any site or gallery)


 

NEW! (Posted 4/18/2020) ONLINE CRITIC GROUP, Next critic 4/22/2020 ( May require Membership); VIEW MORE INFO


Paul Davies offers a free lesson during these difficult times VIEW MORE INFO


NEW! (Posted 3/22/2020) SO YOU’RE STUCK AT HOME, HERE’S A GUIDE TO FINDING GREAT ART WHILE IN ISOLATION; VIEW MORE INFO


NEW! (Posted 3/21/2020) GUIDE TO FINANCES AND TAXES FOR ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO


How to configure images for an artist’s call


Suggested supply sites


Classes Seminars, and Dated Events

COMPLETE GUIDE TO ARTIST GRANTS AND OPPORTUNITIES; VIEW MORE INFO


Black Owned Art Galleries

NEW! (Posted 6/2/2019) INTERESTING READ IS THIS ARTICLE ON BLACK OWNED ART GALLERIES; VIEW MORE INFO


NEW! (Posted 9/1/2019) DROP IN FIGURE DRAWING; Washington Studio School; VIEW MORE INFO

 



(Posted 11/19/2018) Black Heritage Through Visual Rhythms/Ohio History Center, with our own JAMES BROWN JR, SILK PAINTING 1;  VIEW MORE INFO

SCAM ALERT

Read the article below it happened to me, it can happen to you. Remember when someone gives you a check it takes 10 days to clear, even cashiers checks.
Magruder Murray,
Webmaster BADC

(Posted 6/29/2017) Scam Alert Maryland Artist Registry & Marketplace; VIEW MORE INFO


Art Tutor Blogs
Washington Studio School
Praxis Center for Aesthetic Studies

Fine Art Views


SELF HELP ARTICLES


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  • NEW! (Posted 8/13/2020) SIX WAYS ARTISTS CAN CREATE PASSIVE INCOME; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 8/13/2020) PRICING YOUR ARTWORK, WHERE TO START; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 8/13/2020) SKETCHING ARCHITECTURE IN INK AND WATER COLOR; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 8/13/2020) SHOULD ARTISTS PUT THEIR ART ON GREETING CARDS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 8/13/2020) SAYING GOODBYE TO A GALLERY; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 8/13/2020) QUARANTINE SUMMER COVID-19 AND THE ART MARKET; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 8/13/2020) THE DISCIPLINE IT TAKES TO CREATE ART; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 5/2/2020) IS SHOWING YOUR ART IN A CO-OP GALLERY WORTHWHILE?; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) HOW TO SKETCH AND DRAW TREES, Art Tudor; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) HOW TO SKETCH AN INTERIOR IN WATERCOLOR AND PENN, Art Tudor; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) EFFECTIVE ART DISPLAY; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) HOW TO DRAW SHOES: ENVELOPING METHOD; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU GET A BAD ONLINE REVIEW OF YOUR ART BUSINESS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) SURVIVING AN ART SALES SLUMP; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) HOW TO GET COLLECTORS TO FOLLOW YOU ON SOCIAL MEDIA; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) 5 STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESSFULLY MARKETING ART ON SOCIAL MEDIA; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) AN INTRODUCTION TO FACEBOOK ADVERTISING FOR ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) DISCUSSION WHAT DO YOU FEEL IS THE BEST SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM FOR MARKETING YOUR ART; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) NEGOTIATING AND DISCOUNTING TO SELL YOUR ART; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/18/2020) WHY WE DON’T HAND OUT PHOTOS OR BROCHURES IN THE GALLERY; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/17/2020) KEEP MARKETING | COVID19 AND THE ART MARKET; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 6/17/2020) HOW NOT TO SUBMIT YOUR ART; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 4/18/2020) WORKING ALONE BREAKING THE ISOLATION THAT CAN SURROUND THE PURSUIT OF ART ; VIEW MORE INFO 

  • (Posted 4/18/2020) SHOULD YOU INCLUDE THE DATE ON YOUR ARTWORK; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 4/18/2020) COLLECTIVE WISDOM | CREATING TITLES FOR YOUR ARTWORK; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 4/18/2020) WHAT WOULD YOU DO WITH THE CLIENT WHO WON’T FINISH PAYING; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 4/18/2020) ANATOMY OF A SALE | HOW WE USED PHOTOSHOP TO MAKE A $5000 ART SALE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 4/5/2020) HOW ARTISTS ARE DEALING WITH COVID19; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 4/5/2020) 5 THINGS TO DO NOW TO FURTHER YOUR ART CAREER; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 3/22/2020) HOW TEXTILE ARTISTS PRICE THEIR WORK; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 3/22/2020) HOW TO HANG A PAINTING; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/21/2020) DEBATE SHOULD YOU WATERMARK ART YOU ARE POSTING ONLINE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/9/2020) SHOULD ARTISTS BRAG ABOUT THEIR SALES; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/9/2020) CREATING ART SALES BY PROMOTING YOUR WORK TO YOUR NETWORK OF ACQUAINTANCES; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 3/1//2020) WHAT’S YOUR ART BUSINESS BLIND SPOT; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/1/2020) HAVE ART CAREERS CHANGED IN THE LAST DECADE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/1/2020) GUIDE TO LANDING ARTIST GRANTS GAINING FUNDING; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 2/14/2020) SO YOU WANT TO BE AN INSTAGRAM INFLUENCER NOW WHAT?; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 2/14/2020) BUSINESS TIPS TO GO FROM ARTIST TO ENTREPRENEUR; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 2/13/2020) CRAFTING PROFESSIONAL EMAILS FOR BETTER ART BUSINESS COMMUNICATION; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 2/13/2020) 9 TIPS TO HELP YOU BETTER MANAGE SPORADIC CASH FLOW IN YOUR ART BUSINESS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 2/13/2020) ASK A GALLERY OWNER SHOULD GALLERIES GET 50% ON COMMISSIONED ART PROJECTS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 2/13/2020) COLLECTIVE WISDOM FINDING YOUR BREAD AND BUTTER; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 2/13/2020) ASK A GALLERY OWNER IS IT IMPORTANT TO WORK IN SERIES; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 2/13/2020) DON’T OVERDO THE GRATITUDE WHEN YOU MAKE AN ART SALE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/26/2019) THE DISTANCE BETWEEN THE ART OUR BRAINS IMAGINE AND OUR HANDS PRODUCE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/26/2019) HOW GALLERIES SELECT ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/26/2019) CULTIVATING YOUR BRAND AS AN ARTIST; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/26/2019) INTRODUCING YOURSELF TO NEW CLIENTS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/26/2019) KEEPING IN TOUCH WITH YOUR ART COLLECTORS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/26/2019) INCREASE YOUR SALES: THE POWER OF FOLLOWUP; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 10/23/2019) ARTWORK ARCHIVE, this is a subscription service for artist. They charge a monthly charge for their services. Please Research carefully as some of these services you can receive for free. This service just puts everything in one place for your convenience; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 10/2/2019) SUPPLIES FOR THE HAND PAPERMAKER; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 10/2/2019) ART MARKETING MINUTE NEVER PRE JUDGE POTENTIAL ART BUYERS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 10/2/2019) BREAKING THE ICE STARTING CONVERSATIONS WITH POTENTIAL ART BUYERS AND ANYONE ELSE WHO CROSSES YOUR PATH; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/18/2019) HOW SHOULD I RESPOND WHEN A POTENTIAL BUYER ASKS IS ART A GOOD INVESTMENT; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) SHOULD ARTIST INCLUDE PRICING ON THEIR WEBSITE?; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) A WONDERFUL BLOG FOR PAINTERS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) INSTAGRAM FOR ARTISTS (Video); VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) THE BUSINESS OF ART (video); VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) GUIDE TO STARTING AN ART BUSINESS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) GUIDE TO PRICING FOR ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) DISCUSSION-SELLING-ART-AT-HOME-INTERIOR-STORES; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) ARTISTS GALLERIES YOU AREN’T SENDING YOUR NEWSLETTER TO CLIENTS FREQUENTLY ENOUGH; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) ASK A GALLERY OWNER SHOULD I DONATE MY ART TO CHARITY EVENTS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) QUICK TIP MAKE A FOLDER FOR IMAGES OF ART IN CLIENTS HOMES; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) ASK A GALLERY OWNER SHOULD I NEGOTIATE         WITH CLIENTS IN ORDER TO MAKE SALES (video); VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) NAVIGATING THE COMMISSION PROCESS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) ASK A GALLERY OWNER SHOULD GALLERIES AND ARTISTS DISPLAY PRICING WITH ARTWORK; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) TIPS TO HELP YOU BETTER FOLLOW UP WITH ART BUYERS AND MAKE MORE SALES; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) ASK A GALLERY OWNER SUCCEEDING WITH EXHIBITIONS OF YOUR ART IN LOCAL VENUES; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 9/1/2019) SELLING ART; WORDS THAT MAKE A DIFFERENCE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 8/16/2019) ASK A GALLERY OWNER CREATING AWESOME TITLES FOR YOUR ART; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 8/16/2019) 5 REASONS YOUR ART BUSINESS IS STRESSING YOU OUT; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 8/16/2019) 6 TIPS FOR SKETCHING EN PLEIN AIR; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 8/16/2019) CONTROL YOUR TIME AND BECOME A MORE SUCCESSFUL ARTIST; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 7/17/2019) HOW TO DRAW HANDS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 7/17/2019) HOW PLACE FIGURES YOUR LANDSCAPE PAINTINGS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 7/17/2019) 4 TIPS TO TAKING GREAT PHOTOS OF YOUR ARTWORK; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 7/17/2019) 6 FINANCIAL PRACTICES EVERY ARTIST NEEDS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 7/17/2019) 7 WAYS TO GET YOUR ART OUT THERE AND NOTICED THAT ISN’T SOCIAL MEDIA; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 7/17/2019) PERSISTENCE HOW WE OVERCAME THE ODDS AND CRITICAL CHALLENGES TO BUILD A SUCCESSFUL ART BUSINESS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 7/17/2019) HOW TO BUILD A DIGITAL ARCHIVE OF YOUR WORK; VIEW MORE INFO