Affirming, more than and more than, “I am now creating a successful career (or what ever) in an simple and relaxed manner, in a healthy and positive way” will more than time conquer a huge number of your uncertainties and fears.
I have by no means sold a painting on-line, or anything on-line for that matter, not even a tube of superman toothpaste on eBay. I have very little encounter of selling full quit. But as the song goes, there are particular inalienable truths that do not alter and the purpose of this post is to remind you, and me of them, and how they relate particularly to how to sell artwork on-line. I will maintain them brief and to the stage.
Initial Inalienable truth, individuals like to buy issues from individuals they like. To like a person you have to know the person on some degree. So putting your artwork up on a website and carefully centering the costs underneath is not going to sell your function to an on-line intrigued celebration. There are just too many brochure sites up there. People are bombarded with images, constantly.
You require to curiosity and interact the purchaser. You do this in the exact same way you would in a non-virtual situation – you speak about your function, your inspiration, you speak about you and your tale in a real manner. If the function speaks to them, they’ll be intrigued sufficient to take the possible buy additional, if not, there is absolutely nothing misplaced. But you require to open your mouth, virtually talking. Which prospects to the second truth.
There no this kind of factor as an undiscovered genius. Both on-line or off-line. It just doesn’t happen. If your waiting for your function to be discovered and the money to begin rolling in, allow me conserve you time and inform you now that is not going to happen. Advertising is a dirty word but someone has got to do it, and that is your job. The only person who can really sell your function is you, no matter how mono-syllabic you feel your sales pitch to be. You are the 1 who produced it, only you have the real inside tale. You have to share it. Which ties in with the over truth.
Discover a way, on-line, that fits your character to market your function. For some its twitter, or for other people it could be Encounter book or blogging. If you’re the mono-syllabic type described over, make a you-tube video of you producing your function and mime. There’s always an avenue, you just have to find the 1 that very best fits your strengths.
Final inalienable truth (for now). If you think that the internet is chock-a-block full of annoyed artists hawking mediocre function, and you are not going to be successful in the exact same way they are not succeeding. You are right.
If you think that the internet is a great opportunity to present your function to a large audience, and that tons of artists are performing it very very effectively and you too are going to be very very successful. You are right.
The issue is you cannot be t on both trains of believed, choose the correct and move in the right path.