Thread: Artist's Profit
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Old 07-27-2014, 10:50 PM
Art-Deco Art-Deco is offline
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Re: Artist's Profit

pay yourself an artist fee, then pay yourself labor.
pay for your overhead- rent, utilities, ongoing costs. figure a rough monthly cost for that stuff, and bill the project.
I guess we all have our methods and criteria, but you said these projects typically have a fixed budget and you have to work backwards from that and figure on 20-30%
With that in mind you can't pay yourself an artist fee or pay yourself labor, or bill the project for anything more than their fixed budget, if you figure 20-30% for the artist fee it leaves only 70-80% of what's left (their maximum budget) to cover everything else.
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