Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Five Steps to Successful Networking for Artists

"I sometimes wonder: What would great master artists of old have thought of today’s technology and how it’s impacted the craft that we share along with them; How would this technology have affected them and their ability to market the great masterpieces that they created, and connect with like-minded artists of their day; and would more secondary artists have advanced further in their skill if they’d had had opportunity to chat with the likes of Michael Angelo via facebook? . . ."

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Friday, June 19, 2009

Nurturing Right Connections

My recent FineArtViews.com article. Enjoy!

"So, a friend of mine finds a strange looking egg while taking one of his daily walks not long ago. After viewing the egg down at his feet - and wondering how it escaped it's nest and landed right in the middle of the trail he frequented - he came to the conclusion that it was an abandoned duck egg; and of course being the animal lover that he is, decided to make an attempt at hatchin
g the egg by placing it in a nest located in one of the many chicken coops that sit on his vast property. . . ."

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Saturday, June 13, 2009

New Painting!

"Summer Flowers with Teacup"
2009
10" x 20" Oil on linen


A new favorite painting of mine that has become dear to my heart.

Some will see flowers; some a teacup; and some a well thought out composition; But as for me, I see the hearts of generous friends - and I feel truly blessed. :)

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Informed Collector

I and my work were featured in the June 9Th mailing of the Informed Collector!

Informed Collector is a free daily e-newsletter by Clint Watson, providing art collectors with what they need - information; it puts a daily focus on artists that collectors should know about, and also features art collecting resources, tips and commentary.

View the e-newsletter here Informed Collector
While there, be sure and subscribe to the newsletter for updates about today's most collectible artists!

-Daniel

Thursday, June 4, 2009

My Daily Routine

My latest article "My Daily Routine" was recently published on the "20 Hour Studio Challenge" website.
The Art Worlds latest movement "20 HSC" was created by my friends Clint Watson and Lori Woodward Simons for the purpose of encouraging artists to spend an adequate amount of time in their studios - in the actual process of creating their work.

Check it out here 20 Hour Studio Challenge

-Daniel