Content – From the Archives – Josh Marcotte

Content – From the Archives – Josh Marcotte

Josh Marcotte creator of Lost San Jose, a popular photojournalistic blog which documents his wandering spirit and explores his profound connection with the city his family has called home for four generations. Part urban explorer, part night photographer, as well as writer and historian, he seamlessly blends his poetic view into his art form, creating profound images that cause even a local to pause and think: “Where is this?”

Branding Versus Marketing

Branding Versus Marketing

Say what? There’s a difference between branding and marketing? Yes, indeed.
To put is simply, marketing is straight up saying, “Look here, I have this product, and you should buy it from me for X, Y, or Z reason.” It’s a pitch, and there are many ways to approach how to do it.*
Branding, on the other hand, is an invitation for people to come along for the ride

Featured Artist Interview – Lorraine Lawson

Featured Artist Interview – Lorraine Lawson

Lorraine Lawson creates abstract paintings that are full of texture, life and movement. An accomplished artist with almost 25 years of experience she currently has the honor of having a solo exhibition at the Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara.

Content – From the Archives – Michael Borja

Content – From the Archives – Michael Borja

My Art Resources is excited to collaborate with Content Magazine to bring you a new monthly blog post Content – From the Archives. We will be looking back and featuring some of the best artist interviews and stories from past issues of Content Magazine. Michael Borja From Content Magazine Issue 4.2 Vacation Written by Shannon Amidon Photography […]

Content – From the Archives – Tessie Barrera­-Scharaga

Content – From the Archives – Tessie Barrera­-Scharaga

Tessie Barrera­Scharaga is an artist who makes connections: connections between language and culture, art and communities, the past and the present, and, most importantly, between people. Walking into her studio space, curious viewers quickly realize that this is one artist who is not limited to the canvas. Her work tables hold glass plates, ink, clay, brushes, and an assortment of paper, while books line the shelves and carefully­ placed pieces hang from the walls.

10 Tips to Crowdfunding your Art-based Product

10 Tips to Crowdfunding your Art-based Product

In April 2015 I successfully funded my art book project at 111% and raised $8,875.00. My aim in writing this article is to help every one of you learn from my experiences. Even though I have many warnings in my advice, I want to encourage those of you who might have some project to raise money for — to just go ahead and try it.