This group is for anyone interested in sharing ideas about selling the work they create. Our goal is to offer reliable advice on how to price art, how to package and present art for sale, as well as how to sell in a range of markets.
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Hi everyone. I am in the processs of planning a range of pieces that i hope to be of saleable quality. With that in mind i was wondering what peoples thoughts were in regard to whether or not to paint the sides of the canvas or to just leave them…READ MORE
I was asked a little while back by anotherartist about how I sell my art... you know... how much do I charge?... who do I sell it to? and so on....so I thought I might share my answers to her with all of you...I hope you might find it…READ MORE
Ok.. so you have decided to try selling your art at fairs and markets, if so, you might need to take into consideration some of the following -There are a few do's and don'ts when it comes to displaying and selling at these events, I will try to…READ MORE
It's taken me about a year to find a style that really feels like me. I've tried abstract, impressionistic, realism (although you may not recognize it as such), but what I really enjoy painting are pictures that remind me of my home in the desert…READ MORE
The question of who owns the image of art I produce has recently been brought up. I have so much art floating around, the sale of cards and commissioned pieces. What protection if any do I have as an artist. If I sale a piece of art does the…READ MORE
Yikes! I've been offered a last minute slot at a craft fair this weekend. The organisers have said they'll provide me with a table but I was wondering if anyone could suggest an inexpensive way to display my work? The table is 2 metres long (6…READ MORE
I haven't seen a thread here that gives advice on how to price your artwork, especially for royalties on zazzle. How does everyone figure the price of their artwork? Thanks for sharing!READ MORE
Hi :)I am new to this forum, and also fairly new to painting in general. I am considering setting up an Etsy store to sell some of my paintings, and I have been researching ways to ship paintings. I seem to have that understood, but now my issue is…READ MORE
how do I know if I am good enough to exhibit in the market? I mean, I may think I'm really good and my friend would also consider my work great but how would I know if I would sell or that I should now be ready to exhibit my stuff. Basically I want…READ MORE