Here are some useful tips for making yours bloom all year long. If you have other quick tips and links for how to build your art career, please add them in the comments. Do your fellow artist friends and me a favor and share this post.
Make sure your website and blog are mobile ready. Google is watching.
Do something fun, spontaneous, random and totally unexpected for someone you love.
Work on your personal backstory. You are more interesting than you believe.
Work on using your personal backstory to help write backstories for you art.
Consider creating a premium brand, such as larger pieces, more time, special finishes, more elaborate framing, free shipping.
Be grateful. Thank your buyers publicly. Send them unexpected gifts. Put a pack of notecards in with your shipment.
Create 6” x 9” postcards and give a stack to your friends and family. Ask them to help you spread the word about your art. Even better, make an open studio date and ask them to invite their friends and family.
Join and become active in a local cultural group.
Offer risk reversal in the form of money back guarantee.
Pay it forward. Share this post on social media so other artists can learn from it as well. Helps me, too. Thanks!