Capture Display Print In this Episode you will get an overview of how to turn your art into a reproduction.  If you are looking to sell fine art prints or just wanting to display your work on a web page, there are a few concepts that have to be discovered to retain the visual intent…

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Ritual vs. Routine. Switching our minds into work mode is not as simple as one, two, three.  We can get into an autopilot and set up our workspace but that doesn’t bring us into the moment.  Once you are set up, you can still not be in the right frame of mind to be creative.…

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Relieving the Tension in Retention It is Business 101 to know that it is cheaper to keep an existing client than to make new ones.  In this episode of Bastards of Art, we discuss how to concentrate your efforts on retaining the clientele base that you already have. Do you still remember what it was…

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The Face of Networking What is a better feeling than going to your eatery and having the person serving you know your name and how you like your food? Today’s business world has been hidden behind social media. It’s easy to post the hell out of your paintings and illustrations.  I have a few people…

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To Be an Entrepreneur Many people have great ideas for the next big thing.  Having an idea and seeing it to fruition takes that certain someone. I sat down with Bale from Albuquerque’s Por Vida Tattoo to talk about his latest endeavor, creating a magazine entitled “Tattoo Marque”. In this episode of Bastards of Art,…

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Episode 10 Marketing NOT Advertising Turn your Likes into Gold! Actually, turn your Social Media apps and services into a productive tool. Jonathan and Matt explain how to understand how to funnel your online content into real world meetings.  It doesn’t have to feel so confusing.  Ever wonder what to post online to get people…

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Episode 9 Hobby vs. Success In the book Devil in Paradise, author Henry Miller said something like “Eventually you will have to decide, what is your career and what is your hobby” In context Miller was discussing his life with writing asa a professional, but everyone with a passionate hobby will fantasize about how to turn…

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Episode 8 The Path to Digital Drawing It is inevitable that your art work will become digital.  If you have posted a picture on a social media outlet, it already has. It may have started as a tangible pencil drawing that could be smeared and torn but as soon as that picture was taken, it…

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Episode 7 Time Managment Did you make time for your personal “Honey do list?”  If you are like most people, the end of the day comes at you faster than you expedted.  It can leave you feeling swamped and overwhelmed.  If only there was a few more hours before bed time! The “Bastards of Art…

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Episode 6 Whats Your Style? Being and artist is about self expression and standing on the outside of the crowd.  The hunt is own to develop your personal style.  You stare at a blank canvas and wonder how to create imagery that be eye-catching.  Have you ever wondered just how your favorite artist get their…

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