NONCOMMERCIAL TERMS OF SERVICE
(BASED OFF THE GRAPHICS ARTISTS GUILD HANDBOOK: PRICING AND ETHICAL GUIDELINES)
These Terms of Service are relevant to NONCOMMERCIAL projects only and are subject to revising, editing, and additions without notice. Prices and policies are based in part off of the most recent edition of the "Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines" book.
The Artist retains all artistic and printing rights to the artwork commissioned, and ask that commissioned work not be commercially distributed or publicly printed without credit and explicit written permission. The Artist retains ALL the rights to the commissioned artwork, including the right to make prints and merchandise. Image rights can be negotiated for an added fee.
For commissioned work priced above $200, payment plans can be worked out with the commissioner. For work under $200, payment must be made upfront, or when the commission breaches the drafting stage.
If the artwork is finished before final payments are made, the Client will not receive the original paint/drawing or un-watermarked digital image of the commission until final payments are made.
Any and all work completed can be used for display and portfolio purposes.
The Artist reserves the right to reject critique and redline pertaining to artistic skill or style preference (i.e. anatomy, coloring style, etc.) if said critique reduces the artistic quality of the piece.
If the client wishes to cancel their commission during the sketch stage they will be refunded 50% of what they paid.
If the client wishes to cancel their commission during or after the coloring stage they will not be issued a refund.
Pieces are done at approx. 10,000X6,000 px 300px resolution. You receive the final file in full resolution with final payment in whatever format you wish. If you want a specific size, please state it up front.
The Artist reserves the right to reject any commission for any reason.
The Artist reserves the right to recycle sketches and preparatory works that were rejected by the Client for other commissions or personal works.
The client must read, understand and agree to all the above terms before entering into an agreement with the Artist. By sending payment, the Client agrees to the above terms.