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Don "Dances with Wood" Butler

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#1 posted 07-29-2010 02:14 PM

I’ve been hoping to be an Artist (upper case A intentional) when I grow up. At age 77 I’m still trying.
Some people say I am an Artist. I hope they’re right.
What I lack is the confidence to represent myself that way and to price my work accordingly.
I’m somewhat put off by the extremely high prices I see on many pieces I see in Art Shows.
I have to wonder if they actually get what they’re asking for.
I personally think some of it is horrible.
Why would anyone pay ANYTHING for junk?

So, I’m still searching for the way to price my work well without robbing my clients.
I think I’m going too low.


-- Will trade wife's yarn for wood.

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