Starting again: How Instagram transformed artist Gill Button’s career

In the first of a series of articles looking at creative talent on Instagram, we speak to artist Gill Button, who received some unexpected commissions after posting personal work on the site…

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  • Rachael Lynch 15/01/2018 at 7:19 pm

    It’s insane the kind of platform Instagram can create for people. I’ve found that if you can market yourself in the right way, you can gain thousands of followers who are interested in seeing and sharing your work. As far as photography and design goes, I think Instagram has got to be one of the best marketing tools to get more people familiar with your brand. People are on Instagram all of the time, especially when they are bored and in need of entertainment. If you can post something that can interest just one person, you have the potential to inspire thousands.

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