Art Marketing Tips: 5 Things to do to Prepare for an Art Fair

Photo caption: Promotional postcards are inexpensive giveaway items that artists can give to potential collectors at art shows and art fairs....

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4 Ways to Use Adult Coloring Books in Your Art Marketing

Photo caption: DJ Freezy J’s doodle-style drawings provided the raw materials for this MAI adult coloring pages set. Photo courtesy of...

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3 Ways That Tech Makes Online Art Ed Better Than In-Person Classes (In Many Cases…)

Photo caption: Technology has made online art education not only a reality, but sometimes better than in-person instruction. Image by Mudassar...

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5 Paintings About Love Just in Time for Valentine’s Day

Photo caption: The Birth of Venus by Sandro Botticelli has been a visual representation of love for centuries. Image by Creative Commons. 


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Art Inspiration: 5 Valentine's Day Gifts for Artists

Photo caption: An artist’s hands are meant to create beauty on Valentine’s Day. Photo courtesy of Dalia Milan and the Milan Art...

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Young Artists in Action: How Art Helps Teens Know Themselves

Photo caption: Constantino “Dino” Milan is an example of a young artist who discovered his voice through art. Image courtesy of Milan...

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3 Ways to Emulate the Masters Without Copying Them

Photo caption: Throughout the centuries, student artists have learned from and emulated artists, like da Vinci, in order to become masters in...

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Can I Use my Cell Phone for my Online Art Class?

Photo caption: Many online art school students use their cell phones for class-related tasks. Photo by Tracy Le Blanc from Pexels


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3 Reasons Why Skill Is Non-Negotiable

Photo caption: These Milan Art Institute students have the right idea: Masterful skills require masterful practice. Photo courtesy of the Milan...

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33 Valentine’s Day Quotes for Painting & Drawing Inspiration

Photo caption: Milan Art Institute co-owner Dimitra Milan suggests using poetry and quotes as inspiration for your art. Photo courtesy of Milan...

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