Six Ways to Earn More CommissionsIf you’re serious about earning an income with your art, then you have to be serious about marketing yourself. If you’re like me, you hate selling… you don’t like rejection, it makes you nervous and you think you’re no good at it. That’s why we’re artists and not salesmen. Fortunately marketing yourself is kind of an art form. Although I don’t have all the answers, I’d like to share a little of what I’ve learned about the art of marketing ourselves.More Like This
Be Seen: First, make it easy for people to find you. Create a deviation with a list of the different kinds of commissions you offer, with a sample and a price for each. Put this deviation near the top of your profile so that everyone knows you’re open for commissions. Here’s mine as an example:
Join commission groups where people looking for commissions can find you. Many commission groups will expect you to have a commission s
closededit: i'll be finishing the last two art trades i have, so these are closed nowMore Like This
so now that it's summer i'm going to relaunch skype, if you wanna add me my name is dabbsock but include your dA name somewhere there
i don't usually bite
also, since i only have a couple more commission/owed art things to do, i'm gonna open art trades!
if you're interested, comment below!
provide examples of your art/what you'd do in exchange for whatever i'd do and who you want me to draw :3c
i can do pixels or a chibi:
i won't necessarily do art trades with everyone, don't get offended please
****COMMISSION SLOTS OPEN(MAIN BATCH 0 SLOTS LEFT OPEN)More Like This
**BACKUP BATCH 8 SLOTS OPEN**
The first batch is full, so if there's still anyone out there who wants some slots, there's 10 more for you to keep ^^
In my previous journal I stated that commissions will be open from the 19th to the 26th of June.
sooo I figured, eh, why wait when you can have commissions in reserve?
So, I'm opening 10 slots, first come first serve !
one slot per commission, not per commissioner.
(see my info above for the prices)
1. poppyspice // Poppy Ref // animated icon
2. JB-Pawstep // JB and Dusky // roughly detailed //PAID
3. MysticalFiregirl // ? //?
4. DragonA7X //Zynyx // journal skin //PAID
5. Kleptomaniac-Bubble // Kaia // Journal skin
6. cosmic-kings // Loki // animated icon //PAID
7. TrollishTheTroll // ? // cutsie icon
8. TrollishTheTroll //