Why Exhibit on StoriesToArt.com?

Online art sales are higher than ever right now, and are only predicted to grow. Something can be said about the fact that while overall art sales contracted between 2015 and 2016, online sales actually grew and now represent 7% of the total marketplace. While sales from art shows and brick-and-mortar galleries may be declining, the online marketplace remains a beacon of light for working artists who wish to stay ahead of the game.
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De-clutter without De-valuing

Are you emotionally paralyzed too?

If you’re like most of us, you wish you could de-clutter your home but you don’t have the heart to do it. Clutter stresses you out but the idea of parting with your stuff is simply unbearable. It’s a vicious cycle that just gets trickier when you’re living with a clutter lover.

A new study suggests we’re all in the same boat: We want to reduce clutter but are emotionally paralyzed when it comes to saying goodbye to it. We’re either too attached or believe our stuff is actually worth something.

So how do we get out of this rut? Here’s how I did it:

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StoriesToArt.com is Live!

StoriesToArt is excited to announce its official entrance into the online art marketplace!

 

Launched on May 29, 2017 in Charlottesville, VA, StoriesToArt is a new kind of gallery — one with a unique focus on personal stories, one-of-a-kind work of all mediums, and the spirit of collaboration. StoriesToArt enables customers to select or commission exclusive pieces of art, poetry, or music directly inspired by their stories. The result is a powerful and personal work of art — for themselves or as the perfect gift — that allows professional artists to express their own styles based on customers’ creative input. (more…)

Enter Our Story Contest!

Four times a year we hold a free story contest where participants enter their favorite story, memory or dream for a chance to win a $250 gift card and have their story turned into a work of art by one of our artists. (more…)

StoriesToArt 2017 Call for Artists

APPLY NOW (FREE with code ‘freebie817 before Aug 31)

IF you’re new to CaFE or submitting poetry — see our application instructions.

Alternatively, you can email 3-5 pieces of art, poetry, or music along with at least one accompanying story to artistsupport@storiestoart.com for tips on applying.

ARTISTS, POETS, AND SONGWRITERS WANTED…

Enter for Your Chance to Sell Your Art, Poems, and Songs On StoriesToArt.com!

Everyone has a story, and we believe that any story can become a work of art.

StoriesToArt is accepting 300 artists on a first-come, first-serve basis through a juried application process to exhibit and sell work on a unique platform. We welcome distinguished artists from every field, and recent art school graduates are encouraged to apply. Please be sure to include a story with each piece. See here for tips on writing the story. (more…)