All posts tagged: Artsy Shark

Wednz Scene: Another Call for Artist

November 8 / 17 One last post for today and yes it’s another call for artists. Artsy Shark is looking for artists to be featured on their website. Below is a brief and detailed info about what you need to do…. Credit source: Artsy Shark Visual artists in any medium are invited to apply to become an Artsy Shark featured artist. Each individual portfolio article gives the artist an opportunity to tell their story in their own words, talk about their inspiration and technique, and present their work to our large audience. All features are promoted heavily through social media and email marketing. Since 2010, over 1,000 artist features have been published on this site. All artist features are permanent and may be viewed here. Artists who submit an application enter a competitive juried process which has a jury fee of $20. Not all artists will be offered a feature. Any artist who has previously been featured may not apply again. Selection is made through viewing the applicant’s art website or other online presence. All artists …

Wednz Scene: Artsy Shark Calling for Artists

July 19 / 17 Hello! One more thing….Artsy Shark is calling for submissions between July 19-27, 2017. Please read the following below….. credit source: artsy shark ARTSY SHARK  Call for Artists Submissions accepted July 19-27, 2017 We need 48 artists to feature and promote through individual portfolio articles in the coming months. Submissions are now being accepted from visual artists  in every medium and category, including painting, drawing, mixed media, wood, glass, fiber, ceramic, metal, photography, digital art, printmaking, collage, jewelry, sculpture, and others. Go to http://www.artsyshark.com/become-a-featured-artist.  Submissions will be accepted starting July 19, 2017. Deadline is midnight EST on July 27, 2017.  Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday, be blessed! image source: unknown

Creative Close-Up: Art Tips of the Sharing Kind…

Feb. 27 / 17  Hey again! As most of you know, I like to show people the best in art education, websites, and what not. I found this article from Artsy Shark by guest blogger Adam Eisenstat titled, How to Write a Compelling Artist Statement. It’s worth the read, this may be a great benefit…. cred: adam eisenstat & artsy shark How to Write a Compelling Artist Statement by Artsy Shark guest blogger Adam Eisenstat Why is an artist statement important? An artist statement is a marketing piece designed to make someone interested in your work. A good artist statement helps make an artist and his/her work more compelling. Many artists believe their work speaks for itself, which is true to an extent. But a strong written overview/explanation of what you do—emphasizing key aspects of your work and, if relevant, your life—can expand and even enhance the work in important ways. I’ve written materials for many artists working in a wide variety of styles and genres. One artist statement I did illustrates particularly well how this …

Weekend Scene: Artsy Shark is Calling for Artists……

November 12 / 16 Hello and Good Morning! Weekend is here and it’s time to relax and get creative, because Artsy Shark is looking for artists for Winter 2016.   They’re accepting submissions from November 10 – 18, 2016. For more information go here. For those who are not familiar with Artsy Shark, it’s a website that publishes about the art business, marketing, tips, inspirations, and ideas for a growing art business. They also feature and promote artists. They do personalized business consulting and other services. You can also subscribe for their newsletters. For more on all that was touched on, go to http://www.artstyshark.com. Remember, they are taking submissions between November 10-18, 2016.  A few more things to cover……..                       featured images: artist eye studio, unknown  

Shadow Spotlight: Artsy Shark

July 11 /16 Good Morning! The weekend has come to an end and now it’s time to crunch. This will be a short week for Shadowbox, but don’t worry, we got great creative information to pass along. First, today’s Creative Close-Up goes to Artsy Shark. What is Artsy Shark? Well, as it states on the website, Artsy Shark inspires artists to build better businesses. Founded by Carolyn Edlund, Artsy Shark provides business tips to artists who want to take their craft to a whole another level. To marketing, selling, building relationships with retailers and galleries, to target your market, mentoring, one-on-one consultations, and so on. Artsy Shark not only educates artists, but helps promote their work, that’s where Featured Artists comes in. All you have to do is submit your artwork, providing a jury fee, and that’s where the promotion begins. Plenty of it. Another way to keep up with opportunities, offers, and other notifications, you can become a subscriber. Just recently, the site has now added their new online art gallery. So to conclude, Artsy …

Just In: Artsy Shark Calling for Featured Artists

May 22 / 16 Hey everyone! Just wanted to pass this along that Artsy Shark is looking for artists to feature on their website in the coming months. I did mention this weeks ago, so now I’m mentioning it again. Read on…. (cred: Artsy Shark) CALL FOR ARTISTS, SUMMER 2016   Artsy Shark is searching for 48 new artists to feature and promote in the coming months. Artists are selected through a juried submission process, which is now open. Deadline is midnight Eastern time, May 26, 2016.  Interested in being a featured artist on ArtsyShark.com? Visual artists in any medium who would like to be considered may submit an application from May 18-26, 2016. This is a competitive juried submission process, and not all artists will be accepted. Each artist who is featured has the opportunity to present their portfolio and share their story and inspiration in an individual article on Artsy Shark. Artist features are sent to thousands of email subscribers and viewed by many of the 35,000 unique visitors who come to this site each month. When an …

Scene Weekend: Featured Artist & A Photography Show

April 9 / 16 Hello and Good Afternoon! Have two things to pass along. Even though there aren’t taking any featured artist submissions yet…..Artsy Shark will be looking when May comes, while there is an upcoming photography show from The Association of Photography International Art Dealers. Read on….. cred: Artsy Shark ARTSY SHARK Become a Featured Artist Calls for featured artists happen several times per year. The next opportunity to apply to be featured will be in May, 2016. Interested in receiving an invitation for the next Call for Artists? Please become a subscriber. How to Apply to Be a Featured Artist Artists are juried through submission of their website link, not through uploading images!  Yes, you read that correctly. Featured artists benefit most by having traffic driven to their websites, where they can share effectively about their art, collect addresses of interested readers, or even make sales. So you will not upload images during the submission process. You will submit your website link and other places your work can be seen online, and describe your work and …

ANNOUNCEMENT: ARTSY SHARK NEEDS YOU!

August 15, 2014 Hello there! This is a short announcement and I’m passing this on. Artsy Shark needs 36 artists for the fall and winter seasons. All visual mediums of art is accepted and is a juried submission process.  You can apply between August 13 – 21, 2014.  For more information and details please visit Artsy Shark: Call for Featured Artists 2014. I didn’t want to leave you guys out! If you are interested, go ahead and make that submission!