I keep forgetting to let you know about my Fine Art Views articles! Today’s post is available here.
Takeaway: Change is hard, being in the middle of change sucks. Unless you embrace it and find the blessings. My favorite quote so far: “Serenity is not freedom from the storm, but peace within the storm.”
I was so wrapped up with my indoor moving sale, I forgot to tell you about my latest Fine Art Views column!
You can read LESSONS FROM THE MOVE: Assumptions Hold Us Back.
You can see another view of the moving sale as an event on Facebook.
Love how the sunshine makes this glow so richly!
Hugely collectible California Pottery “Poppy Trails”, with its fabulous rooster motif.
Looks like someone’s ready for a trip to the north woods! But not us. We’re off to California, and some other lucky person can own vintage (working!) snowshoes.
A rainbow of vintage glass pitchers for your table!
Here’s my column for today at at Fine Art Views column, on being “good enough.”
Too, too often, waiting for doing it “the right way”, “the best way”, “the perfect way”, “the professional way”, results in just “not doing it at all.” Don’t let your desire for perfection hold you back. Do what you can. When you can do better, then do better. Yes, some things deserve your best. But you’d be surprised how many things simply need “pretty good” or even just “okay”. [...]
And here’s the subject of the column, the 1930’s faux cheetah-skin sofa that resides in my art studio.
Can you spot the patches? (How about the dog?) (How about the second dog?)
Here’s my latest column at Fine Art Views, called Sipping From the Fire Hose
It’s about using the internet to explore, inspire, market and learn without being overwhelmed by what’s out there.
My column today over at Fine Art Views may help you declutter your studio, or attic, or garage.
Anyone want to help me clean my barn attic? No? I didn’t think so…..
I wrote an article about what women could learn from men about marketing and selling art.
Masculine/Feminine Part 1
Being a “good girl” may not make for a great artist….
Today is my article about what men could learn from women.
Masculine/Feminine Part 2
Being a “girly man” can make you better at selling your art…..read more.
My latest Fine Art Views column, continuing a series on getting advice….
by Luann Udell
Take good notes when you’re getting advice – even bad advice! Remember the only good thing I got from the fine craft “consultant”? I found that in my notes later. All I could remember from the session was bad stuff, insulting stuff, infuriating stuff. There was a tiny nugget of useful information in there. I would have missed it entirely if I’d relied only on my memory. [...]
Read the rest of this article atFine Art Views.
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