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Pricing Your Artwork with Confidence (in a nutshell)

Aug 15, 2018

Once upon a time, in 1998, I had two small paintings in an exhibition. I was asked to price the pieces low, so that they would sell, and sell they did. But when I received my percentage, it seemed as though I didn’t earn anything at all from this double sale. And so, after 17 […]

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Monster Drawing Rally on Friday The 13th

Jul 12, 2018

This Friday, July 13th from 6-9pm you can see many artists drawing, painting and mixed media–ing to help benefit the Portland Art Museum. The Monster Drawing Rally will be held between the buildings of the Portland Art Museum. Several Portland Open Studios artist will be drawing at the event including Jesse Reno, Melissa Monroe and David […]

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A Word from the President

May 21, 2018

You might think of Portland Open Studios as an October happening. And yes, while it’s true our flagship event – the citywide open art studio tour – takes place over the second and third weekends of October, our 100 artists are around and visible  all year round. And we want to do more! You’ll see […]

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Volunteer Opportunities for Artists

May 21, 2018

Hello artists!  Here are some Volunteer/demo/exhibit opportunities this summer for you all: We need a handful of artists to display one small piece of artwork for our PDXOS sampling at the Artist and Craftsman North store Parking Lot party July 22, noon – 5:00. Contact sam@portlandopenstudios.com before the end of May if you would like […]

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