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So, you've decided to buy something from an artist
So, you've decided to buy something from an artist
Originally published on my Tumblr. Be sure to also read the related post, So, you've decided to talk to an artist.
I don’t consider myself an artist, but most of my friends are, and I’m married to one. Over the years, I’ve seen a lot of behavior that ranges from awkward to outright unacceptable. Here are some dos and don’ts to ensure that your experience with an artist is a good one for both parties. This is based on things I’ve seen myself, and from stories told to me by artists.
Don’t ask why a piece of art “costs that much”. A piece of art is not the end product of just the time and materials to create a piece. It is a result and sum total of the ar
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Literature
So, you've decided to talk to an artist
So, you've decided to talk to an artist
Originally published on my Tumblr. Be sure to also read the related post, So, you've decided to buy something from an artist.
I don’t consider myself an artist, but most of my friends are, and I’m married to one. Over the years, I’ve seen a lot of behavior that ranges from awkward to outright unacceptable. Here are some dos and don’ts to ensure that your experience with an artist is a good one for both parties. This is based on things I’ve seen myself, and from stories told to me by artists.
Don’t tell an artist, “SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY!" or "I would totally buy that!" if you’re not ready and/or willing to back it up with an actual purchase. Artists love that
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i always forget about this thing.

i've begun to re-upload some of my old photos as prints. the ones which are available for sale have been marked in their title. if theres a shot which you like and isn't currently available, please let me know and i'll see if about making it available.

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phantom42
the heartless bastard
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United States
Current Residence: orlando, fl
Operating System: xp pro, os x
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Favourite cartoon character: optimus prime
Personal Quote: "i just drive the car"
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God-Money Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2016
making a mark
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shinigamieye7 Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2010  Hobbyist
awesome photography!!
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Izuael Featured By Owner May 4, 2010
Hello and thanks for the fav! :pirate:
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:iconextremebiker:
eXtremeBiker Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2009
Thank you so much for watching me, i'm really glad you like my work !

Have a nice week :hug:
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lenagnl Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2009
thank you so much:)
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:iconmaladies:
maladies Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2009   Filmographer
Hey hipster, s'up?
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phantom42 Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2009
just wearin my tight pants and sippin my double mocha frappucino while making ironic comments. you?
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maladies Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2009   Filmographer
Psha. Ironic comments? How passe is that. Don't you know if you were really a hip cat, cool cat, top cat daddio you would form every statement in the form of a question?
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phantom42 Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2009
maybe you didn't get the irony? perhaps i was being extra hip by being so ultra-retro?
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AlfredParedes Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2009  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks for the Watch. I appreciate it.
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