Introducing: Arts News North
http://www.artsnewsnorth.co.uk is a listings site bringing together the best that the art scene in the north of England has to offer. We will bring you the latest arts news and listings from the following counties: Cheshire Cumbria Cleveland County Durham Derbyshire East Riding of Yorkshire Greater Manchester Isle of Man Nottinghamshire Tyne and Wear Lancashire Lincolnshire...
A new project on the way
I’m not going to give too much away yet, but we have a very exciting project on the horizon. We are currently developing a partner site to Art Fist that will become indispensable to the UK art scene. More information to follow over the next few weeks. In the meantime, keep checking out http://www.artfist.org and follow us on Twitter (@art_fist).
The adverts on artfist.org
We’ve received a few emails recently complaining about the advertising on artfist.org - with one writer going as far as to say that we are misleading our readership by claiming to be not-for-profit whilst generating money from advertising. Not-for-profit does not mean that we are not going to attempt to recoup some of our costs. It means that if we do make any profit, it gets put back into the...
Comic strips wanted
We are looking for comic artists to showcase their work on artfist.org - if you are interested send links/images to firstname.lastname@example.org Check out our website: http://www.artfist.org Follow us on Twitter: art_fist
Regular comics wanted for artfist.org
We are looking for comic writers to contribute short graphic stories or comic strips on www.artfist.org - check out the site for more information.
All quiet on the Art Fist front
There hasn’t been many updates on Art Fist this week. This is because Art Fist HQ has been redecorated. The decorating is now finished, and business will resume as usual. Remember to keep your writing and art coming in so we can showcase it on the site. http://www.artfist.org
We’ve got some great stuff coming over the next week or so including a review of the Awakening; an interview with indie author L K Jay; more of Dean Ellison’s A to Z playlist; plus a conversation with our regular games contributor Critical Mister.
Hackers and Spammers
In recent days someone has kindly hacked into the Art Fist email account and sent out lots and lots of spam emails advertising all sorts of dubious way you can make money online or make certain parts of your anatomy less prone to ill-timed flaccidity. Apologies to anyone who this affected, as it’s pretty annoying. We’re not sure how it happened but have ramped up security at Art Fist HQ. Spammers...