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How to (correctly) Enter an Art Show

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.comSo, you’ve decided to enter an art show. Easy peasy, right? You’d be surprised how many artists get it wrong! And wrong for the simplest reasons. You’ve applied to enter. The show personnel has sent you their application form with...

Artificial Soul

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.comThe significance and inevitability of the evolutionary extinction of the human race by artificial intelligence In today’s society of electronic wizardry, one major, AND “key” element is missing… humanity. Yes, we have A.I....

The Three Dimensions of Color

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.com If you asked someone with little or no instruction in color theory to describe the difference between three colors; an intense red, a dull red and a yellow, their first answer would probably be; “One color is Yellow and the other...

Tips & Tricks:

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.com From recent experience: Take photos of your completed works. Take photos with the work framed, including the frame. If you need to submit images to a show for pre-judging, you can use one of the image manipulating applications to...

Left Brain – Right Brain

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.com I am the left brain. I am the scientist, the mathematician. I am a realist, practical and analytical. I double and triple check. I believe only 20% of what I see, 10% of what I hear and the rest remains to be proven...

WebIlliteration

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.comMe - “Siri, why are people so illiterate on electronic devices nowadays?” Siri - “OK, so, here’s what I found on why people are so illiterate in electronic devices:” “Computers are too difficult and people are computer...

All Things Art

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.com Imagine if you will, an art network that can be known and recognized by anyone who is interested in buying art, selling art, promoting art, talking about art, crafting art and selling to artists? A network site that could be...

The Importance of Using a Written Contract!

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.comAs an artist, Commissions are important, but if the commission involves money that will be paid upon completion of a project, all parties must agree and understand what each is responsible for and when. A written agreement is...

Art Doesn’t have Obsolescence!

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.com Art Doesn’t Depreciate! It isn't your imagination. Products don't last as long as they used to. How long you can expect many of the products that you have “invested in” inside and around your home to last? "Customers are...

Virtual Value V$ Intrinsic/Real Values

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.comDo Younger Generations Have an Appreciation for Investments in the Arts It seems like all we see are young people walking around tweeting and texting on their I-pads, phones, etc. We see them standing in lines and paying hundreds...

When Sparks Fly!

Contact Us: cindy@artscapesbycindy.com“I weld, therefore, I am.” “It's exciting to discover what's hidden in the raw sheet of steel.”  We're taking the mundane and turning it into something extraordinary… in this case, an 8 foot tall by 8 foot wide by 5 foot deep...