How to write an artist statement

Hayley Hackler, Watercolor and ink illustrator

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11 Videos (12m)
    • Introduction

      0:32
    • Supplies

      0:41
    • What an artist statement is

      1:09
    • What an artist statement is not

      1:42
    • Types of artist statements

      0:48
    • Why you need an artist statement

      1:25
    • How should you write your artist statement

      2:29
    • Formatting details

      0:56
    • Your style

      0:53
    • Placement

      0:45
    • Bloopers

      0:23

About This Class

This is an entry level class geared for any creative person looking to inform their potential clients about themselves and their work. Students will be guided through brainstorming, rough draft and completion of a personal artist statement that can be used when displaying their art in public places ( such as galleries or coffee shops), in publications they are featured in ( such as local papers or blogs),as well as on personal social media accounts (such as Facebook business page) and their website.