The Business Side of Selling Art Discussions (84)

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Photographing your Artwork

I wasn't sure where to post this. I decided to post it here because it is an important topic for presenting your artwork on the internet. I…

Started by Michael BeckettLatest Reply

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Having Prints Made

Hello, I have just had my first request for a print of a piece of my artwork but am finding it difficult to decide on choice of paper, sizi…

Started by Sue O'Sullivan

5 Aug 22, 2019
Reply by karen knapp

Does anyone bought morden oil paintings from ?

just like the title's question .If someone bought from there .Then maybe will get a giveaway from them,Please contact t…

Started by yupoome

2 Oct 8, 2018
Reply by David B


Has anyone looked into or used any of these on line art exhibitors?

Started by Kink Jarfold

12 Sep 30, 2018
Reply by yupoome

How much money to Ask for prior to Completion of picture

Hi all just wondering when doing a commissioned pictures how much does anyone charge in advance prior to completion.  Regards  Nick

Started by Nick Nicholson

2 Apr 21, 2018
Reply by Nick Nicholson

Selling your Art

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 s…

Started by Dallas Nyberg

49 Mar 3, 2016
Reply by D'Ann Douglas

Sales advice

Hi.  I'd like some advice.  A nearby community holds an annual holiday 'open house' where a 4 block strip of businesses do special window d…

Started by Donna

3 Nov 15, 2015
Reply by Pris Hardy

Fantasy Artist

I am a fantasy artist, medium is colored pencil with some ink. Years ago I printed out my art as greeting cards and sold them in stores and…

Started by Julia Ruane-Smith

0 Nov 5, 2015

carrying paintings to art shows

I have 30 acrylic paintings to carry to a local show on 9/18. I've never had to transport that many paintings. The smallest is 11x14 and la…

Started by Judy Lynn

9 Aug 30, 2015
Reply by Judie Martinez

selling downloadable coloring books

Hi - I'm new to the site and haven't figured out how to forgive me if you've covered this before. I'm in a weekly art group and…

Started by Judy Lynn

7 Aug 18, 2015
Reply by Carol Mayer

Taking Risks in the art business

Hi everybody. I am currently starting a completely new series of works that is absolutely out of my comfort zone. I am also not sure how I…

Started by Elmarie Smit

4 Apr 30, 2015
Reply by Elmarie Smit



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