Artist's True Stories

Artist’s True Stories: I Am An Artist #4

| Index, WA, US | | 1 Comment

From Edie Everette’s “I Am An Artist” series.

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"Ovoid Clutch" by Melissa Gwyn.

Beyond the Surface at 516 ARTS

| New York, NY | | 2 Comments

The 24-artist group show Flatlanders & Surface Dwellers explores the essence of surface and, invariably, what lies beneath.

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Working for free

We Love Your Work and We Want It for Free!

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If a for-profit enterprise is making money from folks who contribute for free, I’m immediately suspicious.

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Cinema audience

How to Watch a Movie

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A film school in your mind. No mandatory attendance.

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How to Tour and Still Get Your Exercise

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Once I had made up my mind to find what it was I needed to make me happy, it was all a matter of finding the donkey.

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Pyragraph Brains by Edie Everette

Your One-Hour Business Plan

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This one-hour business plan will help you focus your vision for your product or service.

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Creeping baby doll

Dear Rich: Should I Trademark or Patent Doll?

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Here is some background on how these intellectual property decisions are made by doll companies.

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Blog research

PR Basics I’ve Learned from Smitten Kitchen

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 1 Comment

I love using this successful blog as a model for my own online musical marketing promotional adventure.

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How to Be a Healthy Artist

| New York, NY | | 2 Comments

the fact that I take preventative measures with my health makes me think I’m not crazy at all.

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Vision — Bored to Board

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My friend hosting us said, “Hey, let’s make a vision board!” I thought I would rather die.

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Deadlines are scary

Write Now!

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 0 Comments

A deadline is the arch nemesis of humanity’s most endearing hindrance, procrastination.

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"Nomadik Harvest Dress" by Nicole Dextras

516 ARTS Brings New Life to the Surface: Art Party on 3/9

| New York, NY | | 0 Comments

The surface is just superficial, right? Not when Lea Anderson is organizing a show about it.

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The Kite and the Butterfly

Let Go of the String — Lessons from My Grandfather, Part 2

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My motivation for writing work would flame high and then, when I felt like I wasn’t succeeding well enough or fast enough, it would completely burn out.

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Filmmaking

Dear Rich: My Documentary. Her Idea. Who Owns It?

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“Good ideas are common — what’s uncommon are people who’ll work hard enough to bring them about.”

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Float Table on Etsy

The Great Table Leg Ant Infestation Disaster Recovery

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Well-written shop policies to potential disasters are like a bed of boric acid to an ant infestation: the sort of best practice you only learn the hard way.

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Rock out

Oops! I Forgot to Do What I Love Again

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 0 Comments

Deadlines and scheduling are the keys. If I don’t have a show or other external deadlines, I create my own deadlines.

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