Writing your artist statement

Writing your artist statement

One of the most important sections of your website is your artist statement. Your online portfolio is like a virtual exhibition and your artist statement helps them understand your work, why you do it and how you do it. It invites them into your world and your...

Creating custom backgrounds for your site

Website backgrounds are usually created with small jpgs or gif images that tile to fill the screen. You can find many websites that offer free background tile images. Most of them are hideous. You’re an artist so create one. Start by thinking of how this...

Adding images to sidebar widgets

You have a sidebar, so what do you put there? As an artist you probably have events in the near future or a gallery that represents you. You can use your sidebar to add images promoting the event or your gallery’s logo. WordPress has the text widget for this...