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9 Ways to Make Your Art Stand Out! (Online & IRL)

9 Ways to Make Your Art Stand Out! (Online & IRL)

You know what I’m in the mood for?

Leaving you guys with some dope ways to expand your art into real-life and online situations. I’m talking about increasing your art presence so that people can see the amazing visuals you create!

Now before you start thinking of all the reasons why you think you can’t do this, read this list of common procrastination thoughts from my head:

WHY IS THIS IMPORTANT?

Why is this not important? Okay that came off a bit too aggressive. I’ll explain:

if a tree falls down in a forest and nobody's around to hear it, does it make a sound? It does...but since no one witnessed it, it virtually doesn’t have any sound.

Basically this silly analogy I've shamelessly made, ties in with you like this:

WITHOUT AN AUDIENCE, YOUR ART DOESN’T EXIST TO THE WORLD.

Your art is real of course and not a hypothetical fallen tree out in the middle of nowhere (AKA "in the cut"). 

I want your art to have a voice and to be acknowledged so that is what we’ll be working on today!

How staying engaged helped me grow my Instagram

How staying engaged helped me grow my Instagram

I went on a mini hiatus during the holidays so that I could recharge and create content actually worth sharing. 

I did take some time on Twitter & Instagram to do one-on-ones with a few of you to find out what do you need help with the most as an artist and here's what I got:

  • Growing your audience
  • Behind-the-Scenes of selling art
  • Learning more skills. 


This is awesome because these are 3 things that I for one, as an art hustler, have experienced. 

Instagram has really been a game changer for me and I mean this, no lie. 

All I had to do is learn how to use it effectively!

9 things you can do to jumpstart your freelance art side-hustle.

9 things you can do to jumpstart your freelance art side-hustle.

No lie, these things were the hardest to learn when I started freelance art-ing on the side. And just between you and me art-ing is so NOT a word and yet here it is.

 

It’s easy to start something but maintaining and staying motivated to see it through is like a whole other thing. How do we take my unconventional love of saving the world through art and turn it into a mini business that I can (1) earn income from (2) not sell my soul (3) be taken seriously.

 

Well, my budding artist friend we’re going to go over 9 things that you can do to jumpstart your art side-hustle and keep it going.