Five ways to connect with a creative mentor

Follow the advice of CCS’s Gil Ashby if you want to land a creative mentor.

Smart affordable ways to have a well-stocked artist space

Artists, this is the season to make more art.  Using this gift of time to create makes sense, and we are here to share ideas on creative projects – as well as how to stock up on art supplies, creatively and cheaply. Let’s get started. Know what you need. Create a list of all the supplies that you likely need …

Why artist Judy Bowman believes in Mint

Artist Judy Bowman believes in Mint – and supports Mint and other emerging artists. Hear her advice and watch the new Mint video of her career.

Emerging photographer grant: Win $5K

This photograph by Mint Artists alumni Omari Norman tells a story of a prom couple. It may say something about their lives – or about life in Detroit. A grant for emerging photographers seeks those who “communicate their interpretation of the conditions affecting their lives.”  Luminous Endowment will award $5,000 to a photographer ages 18 to 30 through the A.J. Zelina …