How To Sell Art
This section focuses on a range of topics relevant to the business of selling art. Each of the topics will have a page of its own. Those with a page have a red hyperlink.
Topics which have been published can be accessed via the links on this page or the top menu.
This is my quick start summary about the different options and channels you have for selling art. It doesn't tell you everything you need to know - but tells you enough about the pros and cons of different options for getting your art into the hands of your future customers
Direct to the Customer
- brief introduction below
Sections without a link are in development - and coming soon!
This section is about the aspects of selling art which can apply irrespective of whether you sell art direct or via a third party.
- E-commerce for artists - the rules and regulations - which relate both to selling online on your own account and via third parties
- How to frame and hang art - an emphasis on practical information, advice and tips and techniques - and links to more of the same - about different aspects of matting, framing and hanging artwork
- The Private View Invitation - Why PV Invites fail to be effective and what an effective PV invite looks like
- How to pack, post and ship art - how to get the artwork to both exhibitions and people who have bought your art
How to sell art via third parties
Selling art direct to the customer