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What Do You Really Want?

Life swallows us up and we often lose sight of what we REALLY want. Has this happened to you recently? I have found myself exploring where I want to live and it’s making me realise how much I follow the crowd and do what everyone else is doing, as it’s easier. If I stop and […]

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5 Years Of The Hub And My Lessons Learnt

It was more than 7 years ago I had an idea to create a platform for artists so they can grow confidence and learn how to make amazing artwork and sell it. A platform that supports, nurtures and has all the answers in one place. A community with people from all over the world who […]

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Words Matter!

Have you ever found yourself uttering ‘ I can’t do this, ‘I can’t cope with this’, or ‘I may as well give up’? When we receive bad news or any kind of rejection, we can head into a negative thought pattern. The same can happen when things are not going the way we want them […]

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Which Platform Should You Sell Your Art On?

 We have so many choices in today’s world when it comes to where to be online and where to sell: LinkedIn Twitter Instagram Facebook YouTube TikTok Pinterest Etsy The list goes on but it can sometimes lead to FOMO and huge fatigue as we navigate our way around all of this and what to […]

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What kind of art sells for the most $$$?

Have you ever considered changing the medium you use as it might sell for more money? When I was at art school I moved away from ink work as I got the impression from ‘everyone else’ that this wasn’t REAL art. If I wanted to sell, I needed to learn how to master oils. Now, […]

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How To Find A Mentor

There is no way I would be where I am today if it wasn’t for the help of other people. Finding a mentor can unlock inspiration, connect you to people, support and guide you.  Being an artist and having people around us to support us and keep us going and mentor us is 100% necessary […]

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How Long Does It Take To Make A Living From Art?

You may be new to selling and wonder how long it takes to make a solid living from art. Or, you may have been trying to sell for years and you are wondering if this is normal and how long you should continue. This is the topic I am covering in this post: How long […]

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Does the cost of an artwork define its success?

I was recently told if I help an artist reach a million in sales I have succeeded. This got me thinking about how other people’s opinions of success and what we do can make us derail or shrivel up in silence as we feel inferior or like we don’t belong. Have you ever felt that? […]

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How To Deal With A Difficult Client or Situation

Have you found yourself in a situation where someone insults you or annoys you? Or, is it suggesting something that makes you want to retaliate?? I have my hand up here!!! It might be a client who keeps asking for revision after revision, or a gallery who wants you to reduce the cost of your […]

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Should people take a % when they sell your art?

We put a lot of work into making our art, to then have someone else sell it and give them 50% of the money when they didn’t make it can feel crap. Hub members  This question came in via one of our Hub members this week. This member had their artwork in a cafe. There […]

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