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Art Career

How To Be Inspired By Art At Work And Get Better Results

Learn the traits of an artist that will make you more successful at whatever you do. Many a times you will come across the phrase “He is an artist!”, addressed to a person who is not involved with the fine arts in a conventional way, meaning that he is not a painter, musician or a […]

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Inspiration

When you cant do great things do small things in a great way

This can literally be the mantra for every small business or enterprise. One of the best ways to compete with the mass manufactures and business giants is to offer something they cannot. Many times this can be a personal touch like great customer care, return policy or just standing behind your commitment to your small […]

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Art Career

Are you an artist or a painter and what is the difference between the two

Distinguishing between an artist and a painter Sometime back when someone said, “I am a painter”, we easily understood what was being said. But somewhere along the line, that declaration became insufficient for people who needed to express what they actually did which, namely, is “create art”. Or maybe a need was felt for a […]

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Art Career

Is Becoming An Artist A Good Career Choice

How to be successful as an artist? The decision to make art a career choice is not an easy one anyway, but the amount of scepticism such a choice is bound to draw from people around, makes it that much more difficult. People who consider art as a career choice almost always do it because […]

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Sell Crafts

How to be more creative as an artist – In 6 actionable steps

Creativity is very important for both the artist and the artisan. For the sake of this article we will consider them to be the same and simply refer to them as an artist. The biggest discernible difference between an artist and artisan is that the artist creates for the sake of creation alone and there […]

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The Difference Between Art And Craft – The Artist Vs The Artisan

The distinction between art and craft was not always a thing. Up until about the 16th century, the ‘artist’ hadn’t as yet emerged. Today, it is difficult ‘not’ to consider the difference between art and craft. So how did this difference arise? There is no precise date for it, but I am guessing it happened […]

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Work From Home

How To Become An Online Teacher And Instructor – Work And Earn From Home As A Remote Educator

In recent times a new way has surfaced to monetize your knowledge, expertise and skill online, and that’s by teaching others what you know. Teaching and tutoring is nothing new. But what changed is that it is now possible to do it remotely online and connect with hundreds of interested learners situated far away. One […]

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Sell Crafts

Can An Art And Craft Business Make Money In Today’s Time

Is art and craft still profitable as a business? Craftspeople and artists together feel the impact that mechanisation and mass production has had on their work, affecting the demand for their creation and the sales there-off . For many budding artisans and artists as well as amateur ones, it is a matter of serious contemplation […]

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Woodworking Business

Do You Need Hand Tools In A Modern Woodshop – What The Woodworkers Say

Once you have understood the basic principles of how a hand tool works, practice is the best way to learn it’s proper use. When you have mastered this skill, you will discover that there are many instances while building that a  hand tool saves you time and effort, while delivering impeccable results. Hand tools versus power tools […]

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Woodworking Business

Can A Home Woodworking Business Be A Profitable One?

Is it possible to run a moneymaking small-scale woodworking business in today’s day? Woodworking is not just a craft, it’s a tradition of sorts. The way our ancestors did it was very different from the way things are done now. Handicrafts were the norm then. Today, a handicraft has to face competition from large factories […]