Art is all about creativity, but often when a teacher wants to impart information, they forget this basic principle and become very prescriptive about students copying the process or the product exactly. ~ Elena Parashko
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Teaching others the skills involved in creating works of art, in weekly classes or one-off workshops, can be personally and financially rewarding for artists. ~ Elena Parashko
You should have a separate bank account for your art. Trying to tease out your art cash flow from your personal bank account numbers is a nightmare. ~Robert Reed
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You need a budget to make a reasonable decision and then to make the appropriate financial adjustments to support that decision. ~Robert Reed
Budgets are important because making art is expensive. Even if your materials are cheap (something I have never seen), your time and effort are not. ~Robert Reed
If you seek more than just improving your art making skills, there are many universities offering “distance education” online, where you can earn a degree. ~Ora Sorensen
YouTube.com has thousands of videos relating to painting techniques that are shared by artists of all skill levels. ~Ora Sorensen
If you want to learn new methods and improve your artistic skills, then time, scheduling or location constraints are irrelevant when you use the Internet as your art instructor. ~Ora Sorensen
From simple tips on wikis to Master of Fine Arts degrees offered by top-rated universities, a myriad of art instruction is available from the comfort of your own sofa. ~Ora Sorensen
Whether you are a budding artist or a 20-year professional, if you want to improve your skills, seek inspiration, try a new media or genre, or even obtain a degree, there is a place to go for all that — online. ~Ora Sorensen
The more you learn about the factors that influence color — lighting, white balance, film type, color space, etc. — the easier it will be for you to get consistently great photographs. ~Steve Meltzer
Today most people have no idea that there are different color palettes available within their cameras. ~Steve Meltzer
In the universe of color photography, everything has an impact: the colors in the artwork, the lighting, the camera brand, the lens, its coatings, the sensor type, the processor, your computer screen, and even the camera model. ~Steve Meltzer