Illustration Guide

Sur Le Cou De Pied - Dark Noir Edited (Finished)

 

Contract Types

Corporate Contracts:

$100-$300 Average Per Page, Often Times $300-$600 Per Page, Rarely $600+

Average Completion Time: 6-8 Months Average Completion Time, Often Longer, Rarely Shorter.

Private Contracts:

$100-$200 Average Per Page, Often Times $300 Per Page, Rarely $300+

Average Completion Time: 6-18 Months Average Completion Time

 

Payment Plans

Full Upfront (Lowest Cost): Full Cost of Custom Design, Custom Drawing, or Illustrations

Half & Half (Higher Cost): Half of Full Total Payment due Upfront, Final Half due after Completion of Custom Design, Custom Drawing, or Illustrations

Quarters (Highest Cost): Total Pages/Works Totaled & Divided into Quarter Pricing (1/4 Payments) Payments Due Upon Completion of Each Quarter Segment

QUARTERS ONLY AVAILABLE WITH BOOK & ILLUSTRATION WORK

 

Purchasing Rights

Full/Exclusive Ownership:

3-5x Higher Price Per Page = Purchasing Full Complete Ownership to the original Design/Drawing/Illustration to use for Advertising, Merchandise, Books, Logo’s, etc. without having to pay a percentage to the Artist for Profits earned due to the Design/Drawing/Illustration.

Common with Corporate Contracts. Rare with Private Contracts.

Co Ownership:

Split Percentage of Any Profits earned due to the Design/Drawing/Illustration No matter how partial. Agreed Percentage will be discussed then presented in your contract.

Common with Private Contracts. Rare with Corporate Contracts.

 

Pricing Factors

Art Quality:

Professional = Higher Price

Novice = Lower Price

 

Artist Reputation:

Popular = Higher Price (Due to Higher Demand for Their Time)

Unrenowned = Lower Price

 

Color Options:

Full Color = Higher Price

Black & White Illustrations = Lower Price

 

Completion Time:

Short Completion Time = Higher Price

Longer Time Frames = Lower Price

 

Purchase Rights:

Full/Exclusive Ownership = Higher Price

Co Ownership = Lower Price

Artist Ownership = Much Lower Price

 

 

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