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  • Year 4 of Selling Art Full Time – 7 Things I Learned in 2014

    Evening Light - Justin Vining

    Year 1: How to Sell Your Art – 5 Things I Have Learned Year 2: How do I start selling my art? | 8 More Things I have Learned Year 3: of Selling Art Full Time: 6 Things 2013 Taught Me Year 4: These are my biggest takeaways from being a full-time artist in 2014: […]

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  • CreativeMornings Talk

    Creative Mornings Indianapolis Justin Vining

    I had the honor of speaking at Indy’s second CreativeMornings talk.  The global theme was Education and I chose to speak about what I have learned about the business side of creating through various types of learning experiences.  The first 15-20 minutes sets the stage and in the middle 10 minutes, for the first time, […]

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  • Year 3 of Selling Art Full Time: 6 Things 2013 Taught Me

    Justin Vining on the News at Penrod

    This is the third article in an ongoing series. You can find the first two here: “Year 1: How to Sell Your Art –  5 Things I have Learned” & “Year 2: How do I Start Selling My Art? – 8 More Things I Have Learned” 1. Be Hungry & Keep Moving Forward One of the […]

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  • Every Champion has to have Confidence

    For those that do not know me well, I am an avid chess player, I play a blitz game or 2 almost daily online (& now that you know that you may see the chess influence in my work).  But recently I was watching this interview with the current world chess champion, Magnus Carlsen, and […]

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  • Year 2: How do I start selling my art? | 8 More Things I have Learned

    About a year ago I made about post titled “Starting to Sell Your Art – Five Things I Have Learned”, this post has been written as a follow-up to that article. Get after it. From my experience this is probably the single most important piece of advice I could give, you have to get after […]

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  • Year 1: How to Sell Your Art – 5 Things I Have Learned

    First I would like to start out by saying I am by no means a well established artist on the national scene, in fact I just started selling my work in the last few years and really only consider myself an emerging local artist.  However, over the last three years, I have sold over 400 […]

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  • Improving Objectivity

    Something that many people do not know about me is that I love the game of chess. Perhaps if you take a second look at my artwork you will see how this passion has permeated my work. Well, in short, I do not get to play that often, however I keep my mind sharp by […]

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