Feeling worried that your art isn’t good enough? That it might not be sufficiently worthy to be deemed art?
There’s a reason for this and it has nothing to do with your talent.
In 2010 the National Gallery in London held 2,300 works in its collection. Of the roughly 750 artists represented, 10 were women.
For far too long women have been told our creative pursuits were quaint or a nice way for ‘ladies’ to pass the time. Anything but serious art.
But you know what’s glorious about living in 2019? You don’t need the National Gallery to establish yourself as an artist. You can build a following without the establishment behind you. You can reach the people who understand your work and who appreciate you.
Each time you post your art to your IG account and someone takes the time to like or comment, and each time you sell … [Read More...]