The myth of the big break is the idea that someone or something is going to suddenly come into our lives and launch our careers into orbit. … These are four methods I use to keep from getting sucked into the myth of the big break.
As artists, we live in this same tech-laden world, yet many of us face additional challenges to the ones the rest of the culture is dealing with.
Out of about 200 entries, we selected Pat Witt as the 2014 Mentor of the Year, along with Jim Garrison and Philip Barlow as honorable mentions.
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Each artist has his or her own unique circumstances that should be considered when segmenting a list. Here are five to consider:
We loved getting a glimpse into the images that resonate with you and serve as metaphors to your hectic, multitasked, wonderful and creative lives. Our top entry was…
We want to hear what you think! We want to gain a better understanding about you, your preferences, your art business and how you use Professional Artist and its products.
We loved getting a personal tour of the people, places and things that inspire our readers. Out of about 300 entries, here is our top pick!
I’ve been teaching basic tenets of branding for years, but, boy, I had no idea about everything that goes into creating a memorable brand.
The Professional Artist competition called for artists to create an original piece of art in a 2.5-by-3.5 inch space, and more than 100 readers took the challenge.
We asked you to create a masterpiece in a 3.5-inch-by-2.5-inch space for Professional Artist magazine's second annual "Your Big Talent. One Small Space."
Florida-based Magazine Professional Artist was honored Aug. 2 for publishing excellence by the Florida Magazine Association, including a first-place award for best cover.
Professional Artist presents its Second Annual Blank Canvas Art Contest. Enter by Oct. 1 for a chance to be published in the magazine!
Preview several of the chapters appearing in the Pocket Guide to Self-Publishing for Artists, on sale now.
Get started with self-publishing your art in print and online with this easy-to-use and informative 40-page pocket-sized guide authored by Professional Artist contributor E. Brady Robinson.
Professional Artist is taking its mission of empowering artists to the next level with the first-ever Professional Artist Month.
Preview several of the articles appearing in the June/July issue of Professional Artist, on sale now.
This issue covers the ins and outs of publishing in print and digital markets. Learn how to get press coverage, publish your own book of your work, submit works to blogs, and more.
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Brenda Hope Zappitell teaches a three-day workshop called “Building an Abstract Series.” Photos by Shane Robinson.
Professional Artist contributor Brenda Hope Zappitell discusses her process as an abstract painter and why she's thankful. For more on Zappitell, visit ProfessionalArtistMag.com