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Learn the Ways an Independent Shopping Cart Can Immediately Boost Your Online Art and Related Product Sales
If you sell anything online, whether digital products and services or physical goods, a shopping cart is required to process[...]
Wrap Your Brain Around How to Price Art to Get Top Results and Sell More Art
How to Price Art Right Is a Universal Challenge for Visual Artists The question of how to price art is[...]
Art Marketing | Thin Lines | Bad Ass Awesome Sauce
You can make your career what you want it to be. The more you define it, the less others can[...]
Sell More Art, Learn How to Lead the Sale and Close More Deals
Start learning to sell more art. Art is not an impulse sale. It requires discretionary income and careful consideration. Most[...]
Happy Easter! Happy Passover! Happy Birthday to Me!
Happy Sunday to You! Besides being a religious date for many, it is my birthday on April 21, 2019. I[...]
What Is Art Marketing? | Why It Is Important?
Art Marketing Works At its basic level, art marketing is a systematized process of creating awareness and interest for an[...]
185 Art-related Alternatives to a Full-time Art Career
Finding satisfying options for art-related careers. To begin, I would never discourage someone who has the passion and wants to[...]
How to Write Copy and Get Better Results for Your Sales Pages
Why Artists Should Learn to Write Copy For artists, brushing up copywriting skills pays off in many ways. The saying,[...]
5 Reasons Why People Don’t Buy Art
Understanding Why People Don't Buy Art Is Not Easy. Do you know why people don't buy art? As an artist[...]
How to Know You’re Not a Failure… and Other Assorted Thoughts
You May Be Successful and Don't Know It! Likewise, You May Be Oblivious to the Fail You're In The test[...]
How in the World Do You Sell Your Art? Who Do You Trust?
There are many questions for artists when it comes to decisions on how to sell their art and get work[...]
Want to Know the Real Truth About Success? It’s Not What You Think
You Have the Skills | What Holds Your Success Back? Have you observed the success of another artist. perhaps with[...]
An Art Career Roadmap Guide for You
The Journey That Is Your Art Career We're each on a journey in our lives and careers. Having a practical[...]
How to Boost Your Marketing Plans with a Mind Map
What Are Your Marketing Plans? Do you have a formal marketing plan? Or, do you skip around trying a little[...]
How to Make Success Selling Art to Interior Designers
Don't Let the Old Man In My good friend and muse, Dick Harrison, is a remarkable person in so many[...]
What Is Love?
Insights into an Artist's Advocate Motivation It’s February 2, 2019. Exactly 112 years ago, my mother, Mary Glynn O’Neill was[...]
How to Get the Best Results from Email Marketing Now
Use email to sell more art, own your distribution, and control your career! Before you can get the best results[...]
Local Marketing | How to Make a Thriving Art Career!
Advantages and challenges of local marketing Editor's note: This post is an excerpt from my Guerrilla Marketing for Artists: How 100[...]
55 Easy Ways to Grow Your Art Career
There Are Many Different Things You Can Do If you have other quick tips and links for how to build[...]


Barney Davey
Barney Davey
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About the Author

Barney Davey has an extensive background in the art business and is an ardent encourager and enabler of the direct patronage movement. He began teaching artists new ways how to find art buyers and how to sell art in 1988. 


He shares insights and experiences with artists. They use his insider knowledge to help them find collectors, sell more art and create abundance and prosperity in their businesses.


Davey is the author of six bestselling books on art marketing. He's presented workshops and published articles for The Artist's Magazine, Art Business News, Art World News, Professional Artist, Picture Framing Magazine, Artists Network  and more. The online courses and workshops he produces at MyMarketingCourses.com include the most comprehensive art marketing training available for artists. 

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“I've been an artist in two different mediums for over 25 years. I had some modicum of success. However, since  I've been reading Barney Davey’s books and joined the Art Marketing Mastery Workshop Facebook group I've learned more about art marketing and found tools that consistently work…Each time I utilize your training, I learn something, and go on to make art sales. I'm very grateful.”

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