Nicola Rowe designs backpack artwork abstract
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MATS March assignment Abstract Pattern for a backpack

I have been pretty busy the last few weeks completing the Make Art That Sells (MATS) assignment. The course is run by Lilla Rogers who is an American art agent and the courses really help to push you creative boundaries as well as being a lot of fun!!! Anyone interested in her courses can find… Continue reading MATS March assignment Abstract Pattern for a backpack

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MATS Assignment Bootcamp 2017 kicks off!

I hadn't intended to sign up for the course but thought "why not?!". I did the course in 2015 and loved it, and of course as with most ecourses, it has improved over time, and this year is no exception.   To get more info on this course (and others) please visit Lilla's website here.… Continue reading MATS Assignment Bootcamp 2017 kicks off!

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The Essential Guide for Building Your Career as an Artist’ book by Lisa Congdon

I was recently gifted this book and I LOVE it. There is so much straight forward advice, help and suggestions for anyone wanting to know HOW to get their art out there into the world and actually make a decent living doing what they love. As artists, isn't that what we all want? I know I. would!… Continue reading The Essential Guide for Building Your Career as an Artist’ book by Lisa Congdon

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‘Make Art That Sells’ GTS (Global Talent Search) 2015 Entry submission

So the deadline has now passed for this years art submissions to Lilla Rogers GTS Global Talent Search (Fri 28th August), but the wait is now on to find out who has made it and who hasn't. The 50 people who have made it to the semi-final will find out this Friday 4th September. The… Continue reading ‘Make Art That Sells’ GTS (Global Talent Search) 2015 Entry submission

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My artwork featured on Make Art That Sells blog!

So a few months ago, as part of the Make Art That Sells Bootcamp ecourse I was doing, we were asked to create a 'Manifesto' showing the things we had learned from the course and therefore how we could describe the course to someone else in visual means. Each person who created art for this… Continue reading My artwork featured on Make Art That Sells blog!

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Patterned Mixed media background art pieces for MATS Bootcamp ecourse

Marine Plates for Home Decor assignment on MATS Bootcamp ecourse