Monday, November 20, 2017

Secrets to Success for Artists

Take the *FREE* Mini Course 7 Secrets to Success for Artists

 Do you want to learn the top tips to finding success with your artwork?

Get started with this *free* online mini course from painter and host of "The Alchemy of Art Podcast," Addie Hirschten.

This self-study course features...

- a video discussion with the artist
- an audio recording walking you through the 7 secrets to success

- a step-by-step pdf guide to help you answer the questions you need to propel you toward success

Try it out by taking the "7 Secrets to Success for Artists" for free on

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Holiday Painting SALE!

Peonies from my Garden Painting
Buy now

Use promo code HOLIDAYSALE for 25% off on all paintings from my website 
including commissions until December 2nd!

Friday, November 17, 2017

2017 Thanksgiving Givaway Painting!

Subscribe to Hirschten's Art Newsletter to Enter to Win this Painting
Every year I have my annual Thanksgiving Painting Giveaway.  This year one of my newsletter subscribers will win this framed original painting.  "The Rose" was featured in my online class "How to Paint a Rose."

How it works:  On November 24th I will be using a random number generator to select the winner from my list of subscribers. If you are a current subscriber to the newsletter you are already entered to win.

To increase your chances: Invite your friends and family to join the art newsletter. 

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Alchemy of Art Podcast Episode 50: Interview with Photographer Emily Schwank

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Today's episode features an interview with the artist, Emily Schwank.

Schwank is a professional photographer who specializes in portraits of people.  Her warm and natural style shows the authentic personality of her subjects.  Find out more about her work at:

On the Alchemy of Art podcast we interview artists from a wide variety of mediums about their creative process and art philosophy.  Each episode includes folktales and true stories about artists to inspire you and keep you going.  Hosted by Addie Hirschten, a contemporary impressionist painter, art teacher, author and public speaker.  Find out more at