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Artists Shouldn't Undersell Themselves!
I recently joined a wonderful little community here on dA for artists who take commission work: :iconhiredeviantARTISTS: .   There are artists of all mediums and techniques there, so do check it out if there's anything you want to have done!
As I've looked through the profiles of the other community members (and in various other places where people list prices for their wares/talents), I've noticed something that makes me sad and honestly a little worried about the future of selling art: a lot of artists seriously undersell themselves.
It certainly is hard (especially in this economy) to set prices for your work that are affordable for customers, and not too high to turn them away.  I also understand wanting to start a little lower on your prices to get your name out there.  But starting your commission prices at $1?  Or maxing out at $5-10?  Too low, folks.  Way too low.
First off, on a $1 commission, you're literally
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The The Legend of Everett Forge's Kickstarter is now LIVE! Kindly check out the link below to know more about this amazing project. Also, awesome pledge rewards will be given to those who will backup the campaign.

The Legend of Everett Forge's Kickstarter

Writer/Creator: Scott Wilke​
Art/Lettering: ClickArt Studios​
Publisher: About Time Comics​

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Cover artwork for Book 2 Sea of Terror, The Corelight Expedition from the Arclight Universe by C.M. Hayden. You can check out and found out more about his book here:

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Favourite genre of music: Rock, Alternative Music, Heavy Metal, Grunge etc....
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Favourite style of art: traditional/modern comics, anime/manga and watercolor painted style
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Favourite cartoon character: Great Teacher Onizuka, Kyuzo
Personal Quote: Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
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MarkAlexValdendorf Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2019
Happy Birthday!
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castortroy3497 Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2019  Professional General Artist
Hey Thank you for the Birthday greeting. Apologies for the late reply. :)
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Fail-Seeker Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2019
Happy Birthday! Let's celebrate: www.youtube.com/watch?v=0r0ACu…
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castortroy3497 Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2019  Professional General Artist
Hey Thank you for the Birthday greeting. Apologies for the late reply. :)
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Fail-Seeker Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2019
You are welcome, and it is alright! :hug:
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MarkAlexValdendorf Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2018
Happy Birthday!
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castortroy3497 Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2018  Professional General Artist
Hi. Thank you for the birthday greeting! Apologies for the late reply. I seldom check my account. See you around DA!
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MarkAlexValdendorf Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2018
My pleasure! Hope also to see you around! :)
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CristianoReina Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2017  Professional Digital Artist
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