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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Artful Resources & Links

In our continuing quest to be helpful, we’ve gathered some miscellaneous links artists might find useful or interesting. Click away! Because perspective is always useful: the experience of a juried art show, written by an artist and a juror. The takeaway: whether your artwork is accepted or rejected, don’t forget one juror’s opinion is Read more →

Artful Resources: Starting an Artist Blog

If you have spare time, blogging can be a great way to keep in touch with the people who follow your work, and a place for new people to find you. Read more →

Photographers’ Rights

Whether an amateur shutterbug or an exhibited professional, every photographer can use a guide to what is and isn’t legal to photograph. The ACLU shares these tips for photographers, which explains how the law and Constitution apply to photography. Happy shooting! Read more →

Creating a CD for Submission

Last month we shared tips from Art League member John Burgess’s lecture on Photoshop. Today, we dropped in on a brief tutorial on saving images to CD for submission to juried shows. Assistant Gallery Director Megan Fox gave the lesson. Here’s her walkthrough: Retrieve images from your hard drive, camera, USB drive, or CD. Read more →

Hamiltonian Artists Present: Taxes for Artists

Hamiltonian Artists Professional Development Speaker Series Tuesday, November 16, 2010, 7pm, at Hamiltonian GalleryTaxes for Artists Guess what? That time of year will be here again faster than you know!One of the biggest hurdles artists have to wrestle with every single year is filing their taxes. Between choosing which Schedule to fill out, how Read more →

Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs

Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts Legal Issues for Creative EntrepreneursMondays, October 25 – November 22, 2010, 6 – 8 pm Dome @ Artisphere, 1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22209 | 703-875-1100 Click here for more info Read more →