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.



7 Rules For Pricing Your Artwork


Here is a well written article about pricing. This is definitely worth the read.




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Press Releases, Promoting your Practice

Joanne Soroka shares with us how to write a press release and why you want one. She also shares with us some unusual, out-of-the-box ways artists have gotten attention for their work.

Getting Your Name Into Print by Joanne Soroka

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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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