|Artist Information |
As our mission states, we are looking for artists who create their own products, but do not currently sell them online.
Benefits to Artists :
- No Upfront Costs
- No Listing Fees
- No Selling Fees
- No other Fees of any kind
- No monthly website maintenance
- ALL Products listed on Amazon.com
- Share a website with other artists and benefit from everyone's traffic
Basic Costs if you built your own website :
- To Host your Own Website can costs hundreds per month
- Hosting Fees can range from $60 to $120 monthly
- Fees to allow online payment processing can cost up to $70 per month
- Other auction websites charge a per-item listing fee + a selling fee
- You must design an attractive & SECURE website
- You must spend time constantly updating and working on inventory levels
- You must spend time and money promoting the site
How do you List your Items :
- Assign item numbers to all of your products
- Fill out this excel form with as much detail as possible
- Provide us with high resolution images of each product
(usually on a CD, or we can take the photos for a nominal fee)
- Determine the amount of money you wish to receive for this item.
(Normally this is around 70-85% of your normal selling price, but you tell us the amount!)
- Administrative / selling costs are added to this amount, so you ALWAYS receive your asking amount.
- Pre-determine your shipping costs for each type of item
(We can work with you on this aspect of the sales process)
What happens when an Item Sells :
- Your Unknown Art Gallery Representative will email you with sales details
- You can use our packing slip, or a custom packing slip of your design
- You will ship the product to the customer
- At the end of each month, you will receive an detailed sales record, along with a check for the total sales and shipping amounts.
Maintenance Activities :
Tell us the amount of time it takes to make each new item
Keep us updated on inventory quantities
Tell us if / when you retire an item
Let us know if you want to run specials on certain items
Warranty & Return Policy
- You develop your own warranty & return policies & include them in your biography.
- We will also include them in a common Artist location for customers to review.
New Artist Offers
- Receive 150 "Unknown Art Gallery" Business Cards with your name on them for only $15.00
- Receive "Unknown Art Gallery" Return Address Business Labels with your name and business for only $6.50
- Free email address. Your_Name@UnknownArtGallery.com
- Free Biography page with photo on the website.
- Include special information on our website, such as special events you will be attending, or if you make house calls or host house parties?
- Run your own specials anytime you wish