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Thank Goodness, I was feeling a little anxious there for a bit...

Britt

On 11/10/16 2:51 PM, Megan Mosier wrote:
> advice!
> (Sorry, I'm typing on a tiny phone keyboard!)
>
> On Thursday, November 10, 2016, Megan Mosier <[log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
>
>     Thanks so much for the advice?
>
>     On Wednesday, November 9, 2016, Britt Griswold <[log in to unmask]
>     <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml',[log in to unmask]);>> wrote:
>
>         Megan,
>
>         Fair is making a living wage for yourself. And retaining reproduction rights, or providing
>         them limited, non-exclusive reproduction rights, spelled out in a contract.
>
>         There has been much discussion here in the archives you can look up ("pricing"). Basically
>         you need to figure out a yearly income you need to thrive as an artist. This includes all
>         the insurance, retirement, and overhead for running a business. Once you have that number,
>         divide by 1500hrs (the other 500 are overhead for promoting your business, and time off)
>         to get an hourly rate. Then multiply by the number of hours you expect to make the pieces
>         you want to sell tot he University.
>
>         Then cross compare what the big online stock houses would charge for use of an image, and
>         add in a markup for selling the original art to them (50- 200% of the use price according
>         to the GAG handbook.)
>
>         See if you can get these two numbers to align.
>
>         Britt
>


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