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How to start doin commissions
Edit: This tutorial covers aspects related only to your Deviantart gallery and Deviantart Journal. It has nothing to do with the Deviantart's newly implemented points commission system. You can take commissions without using that points system on Deviantart as long as you have paypal.
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WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO START
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When you have enough watchers and people interested in your art.
When you have a closely-bounded community around your work/gallery
How many is enough I can't say for sure, because it depends on the community around you and your work. Some artists can live on one patron, others need to live on millions of them.
For DA, I would say typically around 20,000-40,000 pageviews, at least 40-50 watchers on your DA is best before you start considering taking commissions, (because out of that 40-50, you may have 1 person willing to pay, a safer bet is 100 people.) however, if your gallery has explosiv
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Introducing Commissions on deviantART
1. List Commission availability on your profile
The Commissions Widget showcases your offerings, showing potential clients that you are accepting requests.
2. Client request Commissions
Commission requests are sent to the artist's Message Center, allowing them to accept or reject the request.
3. You receive payment, you deliver artwork
Artists can track their Commission transactions and generate real profit through My Earnings, garnering 80% royalty on each transaction. Earnings can then be withdrawn as a check, via PayPal, or converted to deviantART Points.
My Correspondence
The new My Correspondence page gives you access to all of your correspondence messages, including Commissions and Group requests. Comments and replies can also be left on accepted commission requests, for a more convenient experience for buyer and seller alike.
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Ema
Artist | Hobbyist | Varied
Twenty-something university student, artist
and writer.

Words are my passion and
there’s nothing I love more than spending hours on filling
empty pages
to the brim with jumbled letters.

Pitch-black ink is flowing through my veins
and written words are my
poison of choice.
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FranziSPhotography Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
 Nobu Llama Thanks plz 
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AlexSim7 Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks a lot Hug 
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FudgeTheDog Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2014
Thanks for the llama! :iconsupertighthugplz:
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kapshyyy Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2014   General Artist
Thanks for the fave :D
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Nao-Dignity Featured By Owner May 30, 2012
Hi there! I´m here to Invite you to a cosplay group
This is a new cosplay group, as a member all the cosplay photos will be accepted, I hope you can join us!

You can be a "Member, Contributor or Co-Founder"

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