How will Covid-19 change artist ways of working? [66]

Or perhaps it doesn't much.... This week, we’re considering the shifts that we see happening in our artist communities. As galleries closed and art fairs were cancelled, many artists began to look for different ways of selling art. Things…
Ep-65-Night-stars

Creating versus Producing ... a Chance to Reset? [65]

As the UK lockdown continues, we discuss the unfolding situation and the continual emotional shifts we are all experiencing. Here in Britain we are seeing some of our most well-known artists responding in different ways. Tracy Emin…
Mark This Time episode

Responding Creatively [64]

In this episode, we address the massive changes that so many of us are experiencing and discuss how they affect our lives and our creativity.  Very few artists seem able to continue as normal. Instead we are dealing with new realities,…

Teaching (Online and Offline) with Karen Stamper [Ep 63]

This week, we are joined by special guest Karen Stamper. Karen is an accomplished painter and collage artist with a special passion for sketchbooks. She teaches workshops in person and online and in this episode, we pick her brains…

The Times They Are a Changing - BONUS EPISODE [62]

Things are changing so quickly. Last week, we recorded a normal episode … a few days later and we are preparing for a lock-down. As Brits, we tend towards the "keep calm and carry on"' wartime spirit, and yet we are also human. So…
Laura Horn on the Art Juice podcast

How to Build an Art Business That Suits You and Your Lifestyle [61]

This week, we are joined by a special guest. Laura Horn is an Australian abstract artist who is also a successful podcaster, teacher and businesswoman. Over the years, she has worked to establish a regular art practice and build a full-time…

Studio visit in person: lighting tips and allowing your work to develop [60]

You can listen as usual above and watch some of the action on this shortened video version we made just for you! This episode is a little different, Usually we record with hundreds of miles separating us, but this week, we take…

Beginner's Guide to Content Marketing for Artists [59]

Marketing is a thorny topic for many artists - viewed as a necessary chore. But what if you approached it in a different way? This week, Louise is flying solo and sharing her experience with, and enthusiasm for, content marketing.…
Artists live outside comfort zones

Is it Time to Leave Your Comfort Zone? [58]

What is your optimum comfort level? Do you work well under a bit of pressure or would you rather stay just where you know? This week, we’re discussing comfort zones. This is a phrase coined by a business consultant called Alasdair…
Questions about CVP

Is This Your Year? Bonus Episode [57]

If you are an artist, this is the time of year when you start to hear about CVP, the online 12-week course taught by Nicholas Wilton. (Full name: The Creative Visionary Program). We have both taken this course in the past and Alice…
Managing it all as an artist

Dealing with Overwhelm & Making Time for What Matters [56]

Do you ever feel overwhelmed? Do you find that your painting time is being eaten up by admin and emails and marketing and social media ... not to mention spouses and kids and parents and pets? Even when we love what we do, it can…

How Do I Find My Style? [55]

This week's episode was inspired by a question from an artist who wrote: "I can draw well, and I paint in watercolour and acrylics but my style is all over the place. How can I find a style and settle on it?" We discuss whether…