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A note on navigating ATA’s blog: The list of Topics in the right hand margin of each page (for computers) and below (for phones and tablets), is a menu that gives you direct access to all the posts. The posts are organized in sections, e.g. Mastering the Art of Self Promotion and the 2018 Blog Tour.

 

 



Marketing and Selling my Work, Marilyn Rea-Menzies

I asked Marilyn Rea-Menzies to write about her experience with marketing and promoting her tapestries. I think you will find her story a worthwhile read.   Barbara Burns

In early 1991 I took a trip from Picton, New Zealand, where I …

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Insurance Value, Wholesale Value, and Retail Price

 

Mary Lane and Suzanne Pretty have collaborated on this article about the differences between insurance value, wholesale value and retail price of work. I wish I had this information when I was shipping a tapestry to Serbia. I insured

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Rebecca Stevens, On Being A Juror

 

Rebecca A.T. Stevens, Research Associate, Contemporary Textiles at The Textile Museum, was kind enough to be interviewed about her experience as a juror. Rebecca shares her thoughts on being a juror. She explains some of the pitfalls entrants may

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The Biggest Little Tapestries in the World! Intent to enter deadline, February 15, 2018

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Documenting Your Design Process For Promotion

My Story

I fell into it accidentally. I thought documenting my process would be a good idea. Maybe I heard or read that it was a good thing to do, I really don’t remember. I’ve been saving my old tapestry …

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The blog tour has begun!

images from top left: Debbie Herd, Molly Elkind, Tommye Scanlin, Barbara Burns, Ellen Bruxvoort

 

CLICK HERE TO ENTER THE GIVEAWAY

 

The blog tour has begun! Follow along to learn some new skills and win some awesome prizes. The

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