ADVICE TO ARTISTS

How to Stay Sane : The Art of Revising Your Inner Story Telling - Brain Pickings - Google Books

Fundamental Key to Entrepreneurial Greatness: A Good Night's Sleep - Entrepreneur

Dieter Rams - Principles of Good Design

99U - Using Deadlines and the Eisenhower Matrix to Make Long-Term Goals Accessible Today

Laura C George- How to Write an artist Statement

McGowan Fine Art - ArtTips!

BUSINESS ADVICE

Art Law Journal

Artist Link

Creative Portland

Design*Sponge : Biz Ladies *By far the most helpful resource I've encountered in my career as an independent artist and business owner!

Fast Company's Co.Create

Freelancer's Union

How to Approach a Gallery - Don't Take Pictures | Kiernan Gallery 

Julia Galloway - Field Guide for Ceramic Artisans - Chapter 5 (For all types of Artists!) Insuring yourself and your studio!

Laura C George - Creating a Physical Portfolio of Your Work

Laura C George - Business Consultant for Artists Blog

Laura C George - When to Raise Your Prices

Maine Arts Commission

National Arts Marketing Project - Marketing for the Independent Artist

Pardon Social Marketing - Turning Your Social Media into Sales Channels

The Practical Art World

Raka Creative Blog

Shipping Framed/Unframed Artwork / Shipping Ceramic/Glass Artwork

Ceramics Art Daily Packaging Your Artwork So It Survives Shipping

EcoEcnlclose Guide to Packaging & Shipping Work

Shopify Ecommerce Legal Guide

Shopify Blog

Start Up Stash - Resources for Start Ups

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

 Maine Art Scene

CALL TO ARTISTS

The Art Guide

Commercial Arts Commissions - Nine Dot Arts, CO

CERAMICS

Ceramic Arts Daily  

Stack and Slam Wire Wedging: An Efficient and Easy on the Wrists Way to Wedge Clay - Ceramic Arts Daily

Trimming with a chuck, SMART - Ceramics Art Daily

DIRECTORY

Maine Art Scene

FRIENDS

Small Room Collective - Artwork & Goods Travelin' the Nation in a '63 Airstream!

GALLERIES

YORK

George Marshall Store Gallery

WELLS

Corey Daniels Gallery

PORTSMOUTH

3S Artspace

Drift Gallery

Nahcotta

ROCHESTER

Rochester Museum of Fine Art

BOSTON

Vessels 

GRANTS

Maine Arts Commission

INSPIRATION

FREE: Online Catalogues of the Met & Guggenheim  

Bread and Puppet Theatre, Vermont

Design Files

Pinterest

INTERNSHIPS

ICA: Boston

Raka Creative Portsmouth

JOBS

Overall Search

Hire Culture - MASS

Behance JobList

Design Company

Mad*Pow Graphic/Web/Experience, Portsmouth, NH, Boston, MA

LEARNING

ManMade Learning to Code 101 for Non-Programmers

MIT Open Courseware

Skillshare

MARKETING

Freelancer's Union, How Actions Always Speak Louder than Words Even on Social

Hubspot Beginners Guide to SEO Research

Hubspot 12 Examples of Effective Email Marketing

Artsculture Artist Interview Questions

PRODUCTIVITY

Joss Whedon's, How to be Prolific Guidelines for Getting it done

PLACES TO LIVE

Craigslist

Seacoast NH/ME Rentals Group, Facebook

Cardinal Point Property Management Rentals

Bill Jones Realty // Winter Rentals

Anne Erwin Sootheby's

Jean Knapp

Seaside Vacation Rentals Long Term

Homes.Com Rentals

Zillow - York County Rentals

My Apartment Map

 

PRINTMAKING FACILITIES

Northampton, MA

Zea Mays Printmaking (Non-toxic)

PRESENTATION

Esterly Mat Cutter Manual & Information (Here at Chases) 

Canon D530 Printer Driver Download (here at Chases)

Our Very Own Studio Artist, Dan Esposito's Convenient Mat Cutter Calculator!

Design*Sponge - Photography Basics - Easy, Fool-Proof Considerations for Making the Most of your Photos w. Ayumi Horie

Trusted White Interior Paints from Design*Sponge

B&H Photo

Apartment Therapy - How to Hang Artwork on the Wall

 

RESIDENCY

New York State

Golden Foundation Residency

STUDIO SPACE

MASS. - Artist Link : Space Finder

CHICAGO - Chicago Artist Rescource

Peloton Labs Portland, ME

WEB BUILDING

Big Cartel - Shopping Cart

SquareSpace Website Builder (it's what we use!)

WRITING

Richard Branson on Crafting Your Mission Statement

Freelancers Union - Tips on Writing an Un-Sucky Bio and About Page