>Does anyone have information on licensing artwork and arranging royalties for
>greeting cards or other licensing products? I want to find out what are the
>industry standards and what to look out for. Also, any good printing,
>marketing, or distributing companies, and strategies for entering this market?
Good to see you've made it back to dry land in one piece.
Along with the Artist Market which Karen mentioned, you might check out the
more recent editions of the Graphic Artist Guild's Guide to Pricing and
Ethical Standards (or some such title). It's pretty hard to miss in a
bookstore because they use a very non-standard tall shape. Many in our
field suggest that the pricing listed is way high. Certainly for some cases
this is true. But combined with other sources, it can be a valuable
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