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Art Juice podcast artist journey

How to be a Happy Artist and Find your Voice [26]

This one is a biggie... What does it mean to find our voice as an artist? How do we discover what we want to create? Especially as that may change over time. This week At opposite ends of the spectrum, Louise has been preparing…
Art Juice podcast choosing colour for artists

A Splash of Colour! Personal and Practical Approaches to Colour Mixing [25]

There is so much to mixing colour... it is one of the pure joys of painting, but it can be a little overwhelming. We share some ideas about our own colour habits and ways you can re-invigorate your own colour mixing. This week Louise…
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Fuel Your Success by Sharing Your Creative Process [24]

Sharing our creative process is a highly effective way to connect with potential collectors. In fact, in today's world it is essential, but it can feel vulnerable. Today we share our experiences and tips for exposing your art... This week…
Art Juice podcast Open Studios for artists

Two very different Open Studios [23]

How do you do it? This week we share our reports from two very different open studios. One spans over 3,000 square miles with one that covers an area of just 3 square miles. In this packed episode we also discuss the surprise of finding…
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Are limiting beliefs holding you back? [22]

Many artists carry around ideas and beliefs that don’t serve us, and which actually often don’t even feel like beliefs. Instead, they feel like established facts. It’s only when we recognise the problem, that we can start to challenge…
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Why you should break the rules of mixed media [21]

Our main topic was inspired by a question from a listener, who asked ‘why on earth would you use oil pastel with acrylics!” He went on to say “Surely this will lead to problems later in the longevity of the paintings? Oil and water…

When is it time to delegate? [20]

Do you ever feel like a boiling frog? So busy that you don't  notice that "enjoyably in demand" has turned into "totally overwhelmed and frazzled?" As artists, it's often a challenge to ask for help - partly because some of our work HAS to…
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Are Artists Ever Satisfied [19]

This week, we discuss why so many artists are driven to continually change  … is this the natural state of all artists? Or do we vary in this? This week Louise has been finishing paintings and promo for open studios using different…
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Tips for Artists Open Studios [18]

Open Studio season is coming up... whether you are an old hand or this is your first year showing in this way we have some ideas for promotion and things to do in advance,  during and after so that you make the best of your Open House…
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Rising to new challenges in marketing and promotion [17]

This week we have a wide-ranging discussion about promotion for recent projects. Promoting yourself can feel daunting so we have a few ideas for places you can update so that people can find out what's going on in your world. In addition, we…

Creating your Magic Circle [16]

Does your family have a creative background? Is your creative streak viewed with suspicion or disbelief. It can be hard to make art if this is what surrounds us so we review our personal histories and how we've made changes to the things which…
How to sell art your way

Selling your art your way [15]

"How can I sell more of my work?" is one of the biggest questions artists want answered But if the answer is as individual as your art, where do you begin. For us, it's not what most of the sales experts tell you to do! We also discuss how…