How to mine bitcoin and ethereum for fun and profit

a gold bitcoin

I know many of my blogs followers are going to wonder why I wrote an article about cryptocurrency,  Bitcoin, and Ethereum deviating from the primary premise of my blog. So let me explain. Many artists suffer from boom and bust when it comes to income from their works or art and photographs. Particularly those who rely on print income as their main revenue source. This article is being written for anyone including artists and photographers who have major fluctuations in their income and need a way to subsidize their income between sales, those who want their money to work for them instead of working hard for their money, and those who are looking for a passive income stream. If that is you, you may want to look at mining Bitcoin and/or Ethereum to fill that want or need. This is not a get rich quick scheme but it can make you some pretty serious money.  Continue reading “How to mine bitcoin and ethereum for fun and profit”

Best of the best. The top 10 POD services for Artists

 

Sunset at Gorges state park

Why I am writing this blog entry:

I am writing this blog entry based on research I performed to find the Print on demand (POD) sites to post my art, photography, and home décor works on. One thing that I learned, based on my research, is that many of the POD services utilize the same 3rd party production labs, so, in many cases, quality of your prints, clothing, and home décor will not vary based on manufacturing practices but Continue reading “Best of the best. The top 10 POD services for Artists”

How to growth hack your blog and increase readership – Part 2

liberty bell in black and white

Before I begin the second part of “How to growth hack your blog and increase readership” if you have not read part 1 of this two-part series I strongly encourage you to do so.  The setup and structure presented in Part 1 are ½ the equation to successfully Continue reading “How to growth hack your blog and increase readership – Part 2”

How to growth hack your blog and increase readership – Part 1

a man carving a bear

This blog post is about growth hacking to increase your blog readership. At the onset of this article I want to say this article is not about getting rich quick, selling a product that claims to increase blog readership, Continue reading “How to growth hack your blog and increase readership – Part 1”

How to find that one stunning artwork on a tight budget

1970 Chevy Chevelle SS 396
an awesome example of a 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396

So you have an empty area on the wall in your home and you want a “statement piece” of art in that area, but you are on a very tight budget, what do you do?

Well you can go down to the local
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Do you want unique gifts and avoid the black Friday madness?

bobcat on a mountain ledge
bobcat on a mountain ledge

One of the biggest shopping days of the year is black Friday. In the United States, the day has always struck me as suspect but I have a potential solution for you.

A little history on Black Friday

Black Friday in America comes exactly one day after American’s profess their thankfulness Continue reading “Do you want unique gifts and avoid the black Friday madness?”

Wow its one powerful car, a 1974 Maserati Merak

1974 Maserati Merak
1974 Maserati Merak

1974 Maserati Merak was one of the “cars to own” if you were into super cars in the 1970’s. it’s Italian, sporty and stylish even by today’s standards.
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what you need to know before buying artwork

When an individual begins the journey to find that “special work of art” for their home or office where do they typically turn to find that special work? Do you/they turn To a local art gallery, to a ***-Mart
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How should New and Emerging artists deal with critics

Intrageneric Brassia Hybrid Orchid

This is an image of a  Brassia Hybrid Orchid. Ok, it seems that flowers and men are a taboo subject at least for the younger guys out there. I have never heard of such a thing as a manly flower
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