Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Tips For Artists Who Want To Sell

A quote from Time Out magazine 15th October......
  • Generally speaking paintings with light colours sell more quickly thay paintings with dark colours.
  • Subjects that sell well - Maddona and Child, Landscapes, Flower Paintings, Still Life (No morbid props like dead birds), Nudes, Marine scenes, abstract and Surrealism.
  • Subject matter is important, it has been said that paintings with cows and hens in them collect dust. ....While the same paintings with Bulls and Roosters sell.
Interestingly one of the most common motifs at the Affordable Art Fair was cows ........

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