Resources for Artists

"Art is too important not to share. "
Romero Britto

Books worth reading

Beginner’s Guide to Silk Painting 
Mandy Southan ISBN: 085532802-9 

Complete Guide to Silk Painting
Susanne Hahn ISBN: 0-85532-718-9 

The Art of Painting on Silk, Volume 1
Translated by Gisela Banbury, Edited by Pam Dawson ISBN: 0-85532-597-6 

Silk Painting
Susie Stokoe ISBN: 1-85967-893-9 

Silk Painting – The Artists Guide to Gutta and Wax Resist Techniques
Susan Louise Moyer ISBN: 0-8230-4828-4 

Silk Painting for Fashion and Fine Art
Susan Louis Moyer ISBN: 0-8230-4831-4 

Silk Painting – New Ideas and Textures
Jill Kennedy and Jane Varrall ISBN: 0-486-27909-X 

Silk Painting & Batik – Inspired and decorative projects to make for the home
Susie Stokoe ISBN: 1-84215-871-6 

Fabric Painting – A Simple Approach
Ginny Eckley ISBN: 1-56477-295-0 

The Art of Silk Painting Discover simple techniques and practical tips for creating beautiful paintings on silk
Christine Mariotti ISBN: 0-929261-40-2 

Addie Silk Art – Silk Painting Lessons
By Addie Chernus
(available through artist or Dharma Trading Company

From “Starving” to Successful
Jason Horejs, Owner of Xanadu Gallery, Scottsdale Arizona.  

Art & Fear – Observations On The Perils (and Rewards) of Art Making
David Bayles & Ted Orland ISBN: 0-9614547-3-3 

How to Survive & Prosper As An Artist, 5th Ed. – Selling Yourself Without Selling Your Soul
Caroll Michels ISBN: 13:978-0-8050-6800-9 

The War of Art – Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles
Steven Pressfield ISBN: 0-446-69143-7 

Making a Living As an Artist – The Art Calendar Guide
ISBN: 0-945388-01-2 

I’d Rather be in the Studio
Alyson B. Stanfield ISBN: 978-0-9742725-8-0
BEST Art Marketing Book Ever! 

Writing The Artist Statement – Revealing the True Spirit of Your Work
Ariane Goodwin ISBN: 0-7414-0843-0 

Big Magic – Creative living beyond fear
Elizabeth Gilbert ISBN: 978-1-59463-471-0