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Twitter Tweekly for June 13, 2014

It's a very lucky Friday the 13th, indeed, for you. It's time for my top tweets (according only to me) from the past two weeks! Art & Marketing: Strict anti-spam law goes into effect in Canada on July 1. Are you compliant?... See @lisacall 's weekly schedule. Marvel at the detail! blog.lisacall.com/2014/06/spendi… [...]

Your Life’s Work: The Artist’s Retrospective

A retrospective is an exhibition that shows off the entire oeuvre of an artist’s career. Retrospectives aren’t just for viewers. They provide an excellent opportunity for artists to examine their accomplishments. Even without an art venue for your retrospective, you can take stock of your life’s work by creating a virtual retrospective. [...]

RHS Exhibitions: Guidance and Regulations for submitting Botanical Art & Botanical Photography

The Royal Horticultural Society recently gave its website a massive overhaul. URLs have changed and some things went missing for a while - including the Guidelines and Regulations for submitting... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Who made a mark in May 2014?

I'm still trying to develop a new way of doing "Who's made a mark". I'm now thinking along the lines of a once a month round-up complemented by more frequent posts of new things to look at via my... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

The new BBC Arts Website

The BBC have a lot to do to do to up their game in terms of content and accessibility of the new BBC Arts website. Its aim is to enable much better access to both BBC Arts Programmes, additional... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Winifred Nicholson at Dulwich Picture Gallery

The new exhibition at the Dulwich Art Gallery has an awfully long title Art and Life: Ben Nicholson, Winifred Nicholson, Christopher Wood, Alfred Wallis, William Staite Murray, 1920 – 1931.  I'm not... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Summer Exhibition 2014 at the Royal Academy of Arts

I visited the 246th Summer Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts. Below you'll find a photoessay about exhibition plus two sections about facts about the Summer Exhibition 2014 changes in the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Trends In Website Design

Is your website ready for an overhaul? Artists latched on to black backgrounds for their sites thinking it made the work “pop,” when it actually did the opposite: weighed down and overpowered the art. Black backgrounds with light text, we have discovered, are also notoriously difficult to read. Things change. Are you adapting? [...]

The Art Everywhere Longlist 2014

You currently have a chance to vote on The Art Everywhere Long List 2014 - on Facebook or via an email listing your favourites to arteverywhere@artfund.org before 21st June. Art Everywhere returns... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Twitter Tweekly for June 1, 2014

An annotated and curated list of my top tweets since May 17, 2014. It’s okay if you don’t add dates to your artwork online, but do keep good records of dates Like I always say... Trusting Yourself to Make Decisions Instead of Always Seeking Advice zite.to/1mLPUOW A family contemplates The Wish by Helen Hiebert, a member of my Art Biz Incubator. Show More Summary

The New English Art Club Future Fund Auction

The New English Art Club is holding a silent auction this week to generate money for its Future Fund.  You can see the artwork included in the auction in the online catalogue which can be downloaded.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Taking Imperfect Action

You know that I’m all about action. But I’m also about reading, researching, and learning, which is a good thing because my primary work is teaching. You have to learn before you can teach, although you’ll learn even more by teaching. Show More Summary

Macintosh Building Fire Fund

The Macintosh Library before the fire Today the Glasgow School of Art has launched the Mackintosh Building Fire Fund. Help with the restoration of the Macintosh Building Plans are in hand to raise... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

OASC for Metropolitan Museum of Art Images

I do like to look at images in high resolution - there's an amazing difference between high resolution images online and those you see in books or low resolution images online. You can now access... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Major fire at Rennie Mackintosh's Glasgow School of Art

It was absolutely awful yesterday to see the pictures and videos of the fire raging through the Mackintosh building of the Glasgow School of Art (@GSofA)- designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh. "The... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Moleskine sketchbooks have changed - or have they?

The new Moleskine Sketchbook wrapper In a panic about whether Moleskine has changed its paper as well as the wrapper for its very popular sketchbooks - as reported - I ordered some. The sketchbooks... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Powerful Questions That Lead to Progress

Questions, when used in business planning, are more powerful than statements because they make us think and formulate our own answers. They encourage us to consider our situation, environment, abilities, and resources. See if any of these serve you at the moment. [...]

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