Category Archives: Resources

Resource: Artist’s Talks

Listening to artists talk is both entertaining and valuable. You get a sense of who they are as people. You learn about the inspirations and motivations behind their work. And you find out about their studio and creative processes. Beginners … Continue reading

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How To Exhibit Your Art: Part 5 – Conclusion

Most artists and designers want to exhibit their work. Figuring out how to accomplish this is often frustrating, time consuming and even a bit mysterious. In previous posts we have discussed different exhibition venues and how to approach them. Those … Continue reading

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How To Exhibit Your Art: Part 4 – PR Materials

Exhibiting your artwork should be one of your professional goals. But it’s not always an easy thing to accomplish. In previous blog posts we have discussed exhibition possibilities at museums, art centers and galleries. In this post we will focus … Continue reading

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Resources: Free Images – Photos, Maps, Illustrations

When we were writing our book Design: A Beginner’s Handbook we knew we wanted to illustrate every page with real world examples of design. We started off using our own photographs but quickly realized we needed an additional source for … Continue reading

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How To Exhibit Your Art: Part 3 Galleries

At some point in their career nearly every artist/designer wants to exhibit their artwork. It’s a way to get feedback on what you’re doing. It also has the potential to enhance your career, professionally and financially. Exhibiting your work is … Continue reading

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How To Exhibit Your Art: Part 2 Art Centers

Most artists and designers want to exhibit their artwork in a prestigious, high quality venue. If that’s your goal, figuring out how to make it happen can be a daunting task. To help you with this challenge we are presenting … Continue reading

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How To Exhibit Your Art: Part 1 Museums

Most artists and designers want to exhibit their work in a museum, gallery or other high quality location. Figuring out how to accomplish this is often frustrating, time consuming and even a bit mysterious. With this post we begin a … Continue reading

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Artist Residencies

This blog serves as an adjunct resource for our book, “Design: A Beginner’s Handbook.” Many of our readers are just starting to investigate the visual arts – some are students, others working on their own. In past posts we’ve presented … Continue reading

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Computerized Tools For Sculptors and Designers (part three)

Today’s artists and designers who work in three-dimensions have a wonderful array of computer-based tools and processes at their disposal. What started as an expensive and highly specialized way to build prototypes and speculative models has evolved into a normal … Continue reading

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Computerized Tools For Sculptors and Designers

Today’s artists and designers who work in three-dimensions have a wonderful array of computer-based tools at their disposal. What started as an expensive and highly specialized way to build prototypes and speculative models has evolved into a normal means of … Continue reading

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