Here are some blogs that are waging the good war for art at a particuarly tough time...
If you wrote a cracking good novel, how many agents do you think you'd have to go through before selling it? So far... 756 Agents and Counting!
DC Conspiracy- They make fantastic comic art. It's pretty crazy- my friend Evan has always been drawing... but, in the last few years, he's been drawing like mad!
Anway, check 'em out.