Ginger asked if there were some good tips or advice for writing an artist statement. I found a few websites that help walk you through the process. My artist statement will be posted when I have a little brain room to think about it.
http://artiststatement.com/ (this link references the first one.. )
http://www.artstudy.org/art-and-design-careers/sample-artist-statement.php Examples - some of what NOT to do.
http://10gallon.com/statement2000/ Brain dead yet? Fill in the blank and let this page generate your statement for you!