BLOG*October 27, 2010

Photos by Spalenka *MINI ART EMPIRES IN THE ROUGH* Street Artists make a living selling directly to the public. (part 2) The concept of creating income doing what you really love is difficult for most people to comprehend. We were not brought up to think that way. Generally we passed...

BLOG*October 20, 2010

Photos by Spalenka *MINI ART EMPIRES IN THE ROUGH* Street Artists make a living selling directly to the public. When I was in New York last week for my lecture at the Society of Illustrators Educators Symposium I had an opportunity to walk around SoHo. When I lived in Manhattan...

BLOG*October 13, 2010

The NYC Society of Illustrators has requested to keep the results of this survey confidential. The Society will contact their members directly about how to review the results. There will be many other survey opportunities here on AAB to learn how artist are faring in the world, and the tactics...

BLOG*October 13, 2010

Photo by Spalenka I met Ric Meyers at the San Diego Comic Con two years ago where he hosts the annual Superhero Kung-Fu Extravaganza. Here you see, learn about the art and history of Kung-Fu through dozens of film excerpts. Ric was the first non-martial artist to be inducted into...

BLOG*October 1, 2010

Want to start selling your books, comics, art on the Kindle or iPad? Check out these articles on different ways to do it. Adapting comics to the Kindle Amazon’s new policy for royalties on the Kindle. It’s going to be 70% in favor of the artist/writer. How to publish your...