The advice given is formed by colormymemory (https://www.deviantart.com/colormymemory), if you by chance disagree or take on the work in topic in a different manner, that of course if something you can do by choice, the following is simply advice I give based on what I have learned from taking on + encountering different sorts of Art Commissions.
(Also if any Commission Artists have any details to add or types of things to note, feel free to leave a comment with your advice!)
Firstly, I don't take on work with users who do not want me to post the art I draw for a Commission in my online portfolios (ex. deviantART), as posting Commissioned work is one of the best ways to get Commiss
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Don't Worry, Be Happy
"I look at it this way: I never took lessons to play the drums. I never took lessons to play the guitar. I just sort of figured it out. I think that if you’re passionate about something and you’re driven and you’re focused, you can do anything you want to do in life." --- Dave Grohl.
This is true, and the best advice you'll ever hear. I've never taken a photography lesson but I love it. What you need to understand is that I've literally taken several hundred thousand shitty photos. And somewhere along the way I got good at it. The coolest thing is that in a year I'll be better. Ten years from now I can only imagine the qual