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“Why Does Art Cost So Much?” Part 2 – revisited

The continuation of this “classic” series proceeds while I am on hiatus.  Enjoy! – Amy “Why Does Art Cost So Much?” (Part Two – Materials) Posted on November 17, 2010 by Amy Buchheit Image via Wikipedia “A picture is worth a … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Scheduling and Staying Focused

This week’s post is by fellow Vancouver (Washington) artist Katie Berggren, best known for her paintings of intimate moments of motherhood.  I encourage you to follow the links at the end of this post to find out more about her … Continue reading

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Organization Supports Creativity

Organizing is what you do before you do something, so that when you do it, it is not all mixed up. ~ A. A. Milne People often imagine artist’s studios strewn about with tubes of paint, various trinkets, well-used paint … Continue reading

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Every Picture Has a Story – “Morning Glory”

Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.  ~John Barrymore This is part one in a series I’m calling “Every Picture Has a Story”.  Periodically, I will select a painting, photo or other artwork to … Continue reading

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The Journey to (and Through) My First Mural (Pt. 3 – Completion)

This entry is part three of a three-part series called “The Journey to (and Through) My First Mural”.  To read the first two parts of the series, start here. Note:  The pictures taken at the end of each day aren’t … Continue reading

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The Journey to (and Through) My First Mural (Pt. 2 of 3 – Preparation)

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This is Pt. 2 of a three part series about what went in to completing my first mural.  “Pt. 1 of 3 – Inspiration” tells you about what led me to want to do a mural – read it here.  … Continue reading

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Why Does Art Cost So Much? (Part Five – Getting the Work Seen)

This is part five of a six part series entitled, “Why Does Art Cost So Much?”.  You can read Part One (Intro), Part Two (Materials), Part Three (The Price of Presentation) and Part Four (Time is Money) by checking out … Continue reading

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