Artful Resources

Links, articles, and other useful information for Art League artists. Topics include how to build an online presence for your art, how to craft an artist statement or photograph your work, online resources, and other helpful tips where we find them.

Popular posts in this category: How to Photograph Artwork, How to Create an Artist Website, Starting an Artist Blog, and What Are Jurors Looking For?.

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Repost: A Beginner’s Guide to Paintbrushes

Here — in broad strokes — is The Art League guide to paintbrushes. Read more →

Choose Your Adventure: Which Fall Class Should You Take?

With 250+ fall classes and workshops, deciding on a class might be pretty tricky. We're here to help! Read more →

Artful Links – Summer Solst-List

August might be around the corner, but summer is far from over. We've gathered all the hottest summer art events, exhibits, & news – no sunscreen required! Read more →

How a 38-Layer Silkscreen is Made

Creating a detailed silkscreen requires careful planning. We peel back the layers on the process and show you how it comes together. Read more →

What’s that Wednesday: Mahl Sticks

A Mahl stick is a tool that can be placed across a painting to steady a painter’s hand or to provide protection against the dreaded "palm touchdown." Read more →

Want to Enter an Art League Exhibit? Here’s How

With the 2018–19 exhibit year starting July 1, we wanted to put together an overview of how the juried exhibit process works. Read more →