This is directed mostly towards digital/traditional artists, but also literature artists!
At some point in your artistic life, you might want to start earning a bit of extra money from the work that you love to do; yet I see that many people struggle with commissions, especially in the beginning. Thus I decided to write this little "How to" journal, where I share my own experience.
1. When do I start to do commissions?
Whenever you want to, and especially, whenever you feel comfortable doing so! Especially that last part is important. I remember lots of people asking me if I were doing commissions years ago, and I had to say "no" to all of
I got super excited about the HTTYD Contest but it looks like I won't be able to squeeze it in my schedule in time for the deadline... I made a sketch but I don't have time to colour it and I am not happy with the sketch anyway arghhh DX
And I have s ...
Right so I have identified that the main reason requests are damn slow is that by working with my first-come-first-serve rule, I am very stuck with one of the requests and basically been unable to move on. So that rule is out of the window (sorry fai ...