Our simple three question survey elicited quite a few responses, since it was titled “What do you want to achieve with your artwork?”. Sometimes being wrapped up in the passion of creativity, it’s a question you may not have considered fully. Discover some of the more interesting responses below!
1. “What do you want to achieve with your artwork?”
We received responses echoing the end goal of one respondant who said “Fame and fortune”- these came in at just under 50%. It seems that a majority of artists do want to earn recognition, respect and to be paid for it at the same time! There was a strong determination indicated by some artists of wanting to switch over to being a professional from amateur status, but not knowing how or where to publicise their art.
The remaining answers indicated wanting to create art just for fun, enjoyment and fulfilment, including: “I’ve always done art in some form or fashion mostly just because I have an inner drive to do it. I couldn’t stop even if I wanted to…”
2. “What is your biggest challenge when it comes to promoting your artwork?”
Marketing your artwork as mentioned by one reply below, can be tedious and involve a constant effort, but it’s worth investing in this activity – particularly if you want to make income from your artwork.… Read the rest