|This month few of my paintings are showing at a local Starbucks.|
I feel it: I am ready to sell my art.
Yes, I've had price tags on my paintings when I entered them in exhibits. I have even had my own booth at the Dublin Art Fair - where I sold very little, but I as a first timer I was happy with that.
Truth is: so far I've not pursued sales actively. No marketing strategies, no talking about my art as a product, only as something I love to do.
I'm becoming more and more proud of what I do, and my inventory is getting too big for my own walls.
Now I think I am ready to explore ways to actually market my things.
|A couple of more pieces at the Starbucks.|
How do you sell your own art?
What is the best way for a self-taught emergent artist to start selling?
Where do I start?
As amazing and relaxing as creating art is, there is something embarrassing about showing your art when there is a price tag on it.
But I need to get started somehow. :)
Suggestions are welcome.
"He who is not everyday conquering some fear
has not learned the secret of life"
Ralph Waldo Emerson