A Directory of Art Society Blogs
Thinking of starting a blog for your art society?
This is a Directory of Blogs run by Art Societies in the UK, USA and anywhere else that an art society wants to blog about the art of its artist members.
It also offers advice and information on blogging for an art society
Please leave the URL of your art society blog as a comment if you would like to have it added to the list
How to set up an effective blog for an Art Society or Art Group
These links are to posts on Making A Mark about developing a blog for an Art Society or Art Group.
A blog was also developed to provide screen dumps of how to tackle different aspects of blogging
- MAKING A MARK: Art Society Blogs #1 - Why blog?
This is the first in a SERIES of posts about art blogs for Art Societies and Art Groups. It considers why an art blog why an art blog can be both suitable and useful to an art society and its members
- MAKING A MARK: Art Society Blog #2 - Getting started
This is the second in a SERIES of posts about art blogs for Art Societies and Art Groups. This post covers what to think about when getting started with blogging and before you start to set up a blog.
- MAKING A MARK: Art Society Blog #3 - Recruit a Blog Editor
Today we're going to look at the person in charge of the Art Society Blog - the "Blogmaster" - or "Blog Editor" as I prefer to call the role.
- Art Society News
This is a test blog providing information about how to set up a blog for an art society - see http://makingamark.blogspot.com for more information
UK - National Art Society Blogs
Blog developments are being led at a national level.
- Artists of the RI
Paintings by members of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours with descriptions and comments in the artist's own words
- The Royal Institute of Oil Painters
The ROI exists to promote excellence in British oil painting. See our web site for the full range of our activities: http://www.theroi.co.uk/
- SGFA Journal | Just another WordPress.com site
The SOCIETY OF GRAPHIC FINE ART exists to promote fine drawing skills whether with brush, pen, charcoal, cont or any of the forms of original printmaking.
- Society Of Feline Artists
News from the Society of Feline Artists
- UKCPS News
News and information about the UK Coloured Pencil Society
UK | South of England | Art Society Blogs
- Blog | Old Coulsdon Art Society
Old Coulsdon Art SocietyAn example of an art society using Wordpress for its website - and not yet getting round to doing anything about the blog.
- TOTTON ART SOCIETY BLOG (Hampshire)
The blog contains society news and activities. You are welcome to comment on the pages. Find the main website of the society at: www.tottonartsociety.org.uk To contact the society directly please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
UK | The Midlands | Art Society Blogs
- The Fine Art Society | De Montfort university
The Fine Art Society was created to provide a community that links all the creative subjects and year groups to allow more opportunities within De Montfort university.
- Lincolnshire Artists Blog
The Lincolnshire Artists Society forum and Information site
- Ludlow Art Society
Founded in 1946, we are a group of artists who exhibit, paint en plein air, and meet monthly for a guest presentation or demo.
- News blog | Shropshire Art Society
Read the latest news from the Shropshire Art Society here.
UK | The North | Art Society Blogs
- Ely Art Society
Ely Art Society, local artists around Ely(An example of an art society which uses blogging webware to develop a website/blog)
- Gateshead Art Society
Gateshead Art Society - The society for Northeastern artistsHome | Gallery | Annual Exhibition 2012 | About the Society |News | Search(An example of an art society which uses blogging webware to develop a website/blog)
- Horsforth Art Society (near Leeds)
Painting, drawing and crafts in Horsforth (by webmaster)(An example of an art society which uses blogging webware to develop a website/blog)
- York Art Society Blog
Newsletter, demonstration schedules and news about exhibitionsWebsite: http://www.yorkartsociety.com/
UK | Wales | Art Society Blogs
- Swansea Art Society: Croeso! Welcome!
This is the official weblog of the members of the Swansea Art Society, Swansea, Wales United Kingdom. Established in 1886, it is one of the oldest Art Societies in the world and currently has a thriving membership of around 200. General news about t
Ireland | National Art Society Blogs
- Blog Archives | The Irish Society of Botanical Artists
Blog of The Irish Society of Botanical Artists Inspiring and Encouraging Botanical Art in Ireland. Includes notices of Calls for Entries, Members Events and exhibitions of botanical art
USA | National Art Society Blogs
- Oil Painters Of America Blog — Dedicated to the Preservation of Representational Art
Dedicated to the Preservation of Representational Art
- Colored Pencil Society of America News
Current news for the Colored Pencil Society of America
USA | Florida | Art Society Blogs
- Wellington Art Society
The Wellington Art Society is an organization for artists and art lovers in the western communities of Palm Beach County, Florida. With almost 100 members, our mission is: to educate and encourage originality among our members; to provide a place whe
USA | Massachusetts | Art Society Blogs
- Princeton Arts Society
Located in Princeton, Massachusetts, the Princeton Arts Society (PAS) is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to both encourage and support local artists and provide programs and exhibition for its membership in particular and the community at
South Africa | Art Society Blogs
- CONSTANTIABERG ART SOCIETY
Regular monthly meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month (excluding December) at the Meadowridge Library, Howard Drive, Meadowridge, at 7:30 pm. The Society’s book & video library opens at 7:00 pm. The Annual General Meeting and Compet
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