NOT ALL ART IS “DISCOUNT” ART; Part 2

Now let’s get an understanding about Domestic Fine Art: First of all, American artists cannot compete with the prices of “Discount” art, but we can compete in the quality of art and materials, the creativity, and the personal interaction from customer to artist and long term investment value. Each American artist that you see selling

NOT ALL ART IS “DISCOUNT” ART

How often have you heard someone, or perhaps even done this yourself… approach an artist at a fine art show and asked the usual question about an original piece of art they like, “How much for this piece?” After getting the price, they or you, begin to immediately bargain for a discount? I realize that

My Experiences With The Basic Business Of Art

In the beginning, (1968 after art school) I painted original work for exhibit. If a client liked a painting that was sold, I could paint another one just for them. Often I would be consigned to paint a special painting to the clients’ specifications. Galleries would buy the art at wholesale prices and sell at their