Art work for sale might appear to be an unlikely article. But my message is supposed to encourage you to definitely be prepared with the knowledge and excitement to talk up and become heard that your paintings are for sale!
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The following tips will help you in letting others know, without a doubt, that your paintings are for sale.
When you are asked "What is the next step?" speak track of pride and excitement, tell the world that you are an artist.
"What do you like to paint?"
"Do you paint plein air or from photos?"
"Do you have a studio?"
"Do you paint commissions?"
"Do you teach art workshops and classes"?
"Do you have a business card?"
Question #1 could be answered by explaining that you have been an artist for many years, and like to paint with oils and watercolors.
Question #2 "What would you prefer to paint? Landscapes, in the traditional style.
Question #3 "Do you paint plein air or from photos? the way to go depends. Potentially you may paint from both. Explain why you prefer one over the other.
Question #4 "Do you have a studio?" Answer yes, make a scheduled appointment for any tour of the studio.
Question #5 "Do you paint commissions?" Again answer yes, inquire if this person has something in mind he would like painted.
Question #6 "Do you teach?" Yes, In my studio and travel teaching.
Question #7 "Do you have a business card?'" Yes, thank you for asking for a card.
Have your responses prepared and then talk about them immediately! All these questions may well be leading up to a commission or sale.
At the very least, your conversation with the viewer is creating a relationship that can are a collector relationship for many years to come.