Hi, I’ve recently joined the a-n, and have opened my own studio/creative space to work, sell and run workshops from. I am needing contents insurance, but not sure where the best place to go for it! Any recommendations? Thank […]
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Always interesting to discover new work, if you use it maybe you could enter your user name. Thanks. Instagram: hidekia
Are you looking for a book club group where you can discuss your favourite art books or artists? Then this book club might be for you: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ArtBookClub/ I set the club up because reading is a solitary activity but when a […]
This is a drawing my son did (in Paint!) when he was helping me mock up a gallery set up. The first speech bubble contains what he sees in his minds eye. The second is what I see/don’t see. If […]
I don’t know anymore, I’ve sold postcards at various exhibitions for charity but I don’t get any money from doing so, it does make me wonder if I should carry on doing them or not? Am I doing it for […]
Hi, does anyone know of work/live spaces suitable for short lets in and around London and South East, or elsewhere? Silk screen printing facilities would be a bonus. Thanks
After years of floating round the edges of a-n I have finally decided to get a bit more involved and have a go at blogging on here. My first job was to update my profile however, I’m having a few […]
Hi fellow a-n members, I have created a workshop for creatives and freelancers about getting their work online, protecting their intellectual property, standing out through the noise, safeguarding and increasing their visibility. I’ve had some great feedback and thought I […]
Can anyone tell me how to submit work for Turn the Page Artist’s Book Fair please?
https://amazon.co.uk/Walk-Through-Rainbow-Ellie-Collins-ebook/dp/B0871PV3Y9 She’s stolen my studio chair – again! Meet the moody model for the cats eyes page of our new kids book ‘Walk Through a Rainbow.’ Type Walk Through a Rainbow into Amazon it will come up. Funds will help adults with […]
https://youtu.be/SLBNggjIJ6E This is my latest track. I am working on a series of experimental compositions fusing traditional and classical instruments with experimental processes.
Is there a better way to open dialogue between members than this?
Hi I am a Chainsaw Artist in Lincolnshire and have just joined a-n. Any tips of the best features and how to connect with other artists would be gratefully received. Many thanks Sarah
Creating Art demo videos for use in schools during lockdown? How do you maintain your intellectual property rights and copyright? Advice welcome.
Hello all, I am writing here to see if anyone can advise me on the following before I seek advise from HMRC. Is there anyone else that has received a grant / gift / subsidy from either Arts Council Emergency […]
With Covid-19 having brought my photography business, and income, to a screeching halt, I am now looking into doing more in the way of teaching and mentoring online. I’m wanting to set up a membership and am looking at platforms […]
Does anyone have any tips for creating online virtual galleries, or guidelines for displaying work online. I know all about digital copright etc. I just want some practical tips on how to best display your work on your website; i.e. […]
I am about to launch my new exhibition and have used social media to raise awareness of the show. Does anyone know of other effective ways of advertising? e.g. influential blog sites etc? Normally I would contact media who cover […]
Has anybody had experience of the gallery sales app Marcel? Came across it earlier on today and wanted some impartial user reviews before trying it out. It allows you to set up a gallery of work which you can sell, […]
Does anyone know anything about creating online art courses? As the UK looks to ‘shut down’ for a while I won’t be able to run my normal art classes. I have never done videos or online teaching before and don’t […]
Hi I’ve been posting my recent collection of prints on Instagram and got an sales enquiry. So I whipped up a shop on my website and I’m ready to sell. The work is A5 on 300gsm card. It is sold […]
Check out the new book that I’ve illustrated for Ellie Collins. https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0871PV3Y9 “I remember a story I heard from a friend… If you follow a rainbow right to its end There you find… or so I’m told A great big […]
Hi I’ve been asked to illustrate a book cover, my friend has written it. I don’t normally take commissions, she has explained that she doesn’t have a budget. However, I’m not willing to do it for nothing. I have no […]