I had the opportunity to take an adult education class about intellectual property law and I not only found it useful, but interesting. It was taught by an attorney specializing in this field. Many of my questions regarding copyrights in relation to my artwork and … Read more

Labeling Your Tapestry

Your work has been accepted in an exhibit. Now it’s time to prepare and pack it up for shipping. What is the best way to do this? What do you need to do? Priscilla Alden and I recently co-curated a tapestry exhibit: Tapestry…The New Wave … Read more

How To Write An Artist Statement

Monday, March 13th, 2017 How to Write an Artist Statement Barbara Burns Once you’ve written your artist statement, whether it’s about your body of work of a specific piece, post it in comments below. If you would like to have the image that goes with … Read more

First Steps: Where To Begin

  “Summer Love/Cowhead” Jennifer Galliott (2008), 24″ x 36″ Barbara Burns When I first started applying to exhibits I needed an artist statement, artist bio and photos of my work.  I bought a book called Writing The Artist Statement: Revealing The True Spirit of Your … Read more