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How to Use Personal Branding: It’s One of Your Most Valuable Assets

Use branding to promote your art and your business. As a solo entrepreneur, you, your art and your business are inseparable factors. Art patrons. gallerists, jurists, and any who promote and help... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

4 Levels of Business Insurance for Artists (Podcast)

Business insurance! That’s our topic for this Art Biz Podcast. Listen in as Claudia McClain, founder of HomeBusinessInsurance.com, addresses the various levels of an artist’s career and the kinds of insurance you need at each point.Show More Summary

A Guide to the British Museum

British Museum - Great Court and stairs It's interesting how sometimes those who do not live in a country produce some excellent guides to national institutions relating to the Arts The New York... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year 2017 - call for entries

For all those undeterred by television programmes about painting, applications for Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year 2017 - run by Sky Arts - close on 28th April 2017. You could win a £10,000... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Rural Artist Market (Curious Monday)

Start local, and then expand. This is a piece of advice I offer clients who are trying to build an audience for their art. The problem is that this solution doesn't always work for artists who live in rural areas. When you live in a rural area, is your best bet to expand your online following? I'd love to hear from rural artists who have faced this dilemma. Continue reading...

Review: The Big Painting Challenge - Episode 3 (Animals)

Episode 3 of the The Big Painting Challenge was painting animal antics and they were at Whipsnade Zoo.  They seemed to enjoy a bit of sun in contrast to the previous four seasons in one day... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

RHS Botanical Art Show 2017

The RHS Botanical Art Show 2017 is open to the public today and tomorrow at the RHS Lindley Hall in Westminster.  Admission is free. I was at the Preview last night. Bridget Gillespie with her RHS... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

The #1 Priority for Artists

I am frequently on the receiving end of artists' complaints about all of the computer work they have to do. There’s Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and then writing a blog post, sending an email, organizing photos … you know the list. Show More Summary

118th Annual Exhibition of the Pastel Society 2017

I went to the Private View of 118th Annual Exhibition of The Pastel Society at the Mall Galleries on Monday.  It's different this year - and I'll highlight the reasons why below. The exhibition... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Interviews with RHS Botanical Art Gold Medallists - from the UK and Europe

At the end of this week, the RHS Botanical Art Show 2017 opens in London in the RHS Lindley Hall. This post contains interviews with five artists who won RHS Gold Medals for their botanical art in... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Review: The Big Painting Challenge - Episode 2 (Landscapes)

The Big Painting Challenge was out of the studio and down in Hastings for Episode 2 Landscapes, aka as The Big Battle of Painting Hastings. This is about: what happened next - when the contestants... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Felix the Dog in Slow Motion

Have you met my dog Felix? He’s part chihuahua, part wiener dog. He’s a chiweenie. He was a stray; we rescued him last fall from Ventura County Animal Services. They do good work at the VCAS. And they have a lot of dogs to adopt. IfShow More Summary

This Is What Happens When Things Are Not as You Think

Have you had this experience? You have a strong intuitive feeling that a situation is one thing. Then you find out it’s the opposite. It’s puzzling and startling a bit to learn your radar is not as... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

How to create a bubble wrap envelope for your framed artwork

I spotted a very useful set of instructions today for two different ways of creating a bubble wrap envelope for your artwork when transporting it to an exhibition. Last week I had fun and games sat... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

How to Offer Upgrades for Your Teaching

When you offer services, such as teaching, mentoring, or coaching, seize the opportunity to enhance the experience for your students and clients. This may also be a chance to create extra income for yourself. I’m talking about offering upgrades to your services. Show More Summary

I'm in the spotlight!

Vuelio recently rated my blog as one of the 10 top art blogs in the UK and has now also done a blog post about me. See BLOGGER SPOTLIGHT: KATHERINE TYRRELL, MAKING A MARK As it says In this... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Review: The Big Painting Challenge - Episode 1

I'm going to be doing a review of each episode of BBC's second series of The Big Painting Challenge.  I did this last time with the first series and tried to focus on learning points from what I... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Email Marketing for Effective Art Marketing

Email Marketing Is Evergreen Email Marketing Tips — Leveraging Email to Generate More Art Sales. In the digital age, there are many tools you can use to reach out to potential customers. The last... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Want to buy the catalogue for an art exhibition that has closed?

The Museum Bookstore is new. It's an online store that specialises in the exhibition catalogues and art books produced by leading museums and galleries across the world. I don't know about you but... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Works on Paper Art Fair 2017 - review

The Works on Paper Fair is at the Royal Geographical Society at the top end of Exhibition Road until Sunday 12th February. RECOMMENDED: I visited yesterday and enjoyed seeing a range of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

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