Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers

Whether you are an established designer or just starting out, this guide will help you to save money, protect yourself, and negotiate for maximum profit.

Author: Eva Doman Bruck

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781621532828

Category: Design

Page: 327

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This classic industry tool, now in its fourth edition, brings together more than fifty essential and ready-to-use forms for graphic designers. All forms are accompanied by thorough explanations and are made available on CD-ROM so that they can be easily customized. Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers also provides step-by-step instructions, advice on standard contractual provisions, and unique negotiation checklists so you can deal correctly with clients and manage your office efficiently. Included are: Project plan and budget Proposal form Credit reference form Job index Job sheet Time sheet Studio production schedule Estimate request form Artwork log and digital file management Project confirmation agreement Website design agreement Contract with illustrator or photographer Employment agreement Applications for copyright registration of designs Trademark application Commercial lease And many more New to this edition are forms for arbitration, general and mutual releases, employee warning and dismissal letters, and promissory notes. Don’t get stuck paying expensive lawyers’ fees or accepting less than what your designs are worth. Whether you are an established designer or just starting out, this guide will help you to save money, protect yourself, and negotiate for maximum profit.

Legal Forms for Everyone

Business and Legal Forms for Authors and Self-Publishers, Fourth Edition by Tad Crawford (81⁄2 x 11, 176 pages, ... 160 pages, paperback, $24.95) Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers, Fourth Edition by Tad Crawford and Eva ...

Author: Carl W. Battle

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781621535713

Category: Law

Page: 280

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Legal Forms for Everyone is the ultimate self-help legal guide that will save hours of research time and money in legal fees. Written by an experienced attorney, this book is complete with the most commonly needed, ready-to-use legal forms and precise instructions and checklists on how to use them, as well as advice about when you should hire an attorney. In addition, all the forms are online on a supplemental website to aid in customizing for individual needs. Readers will find forms and advice for a variety of legal situations, including preparing a will, avoiding probate, buying and selling real estate, handling divorce or separation, getting a new name, copyrights and trademarks, bankruptcy, and so much more. However, due to the ever-evolving legal system and the development of new technologies, Carl Battle has added to this new edition such changes as: How to protect against credit fraud, identity theft, and internet fraud How to navigate new electronic filing systems for copyrights, trademarks, and patents Updated information in filing fees, exemptions, and forms for filing for bankruptcy The latest information on filing for patents Legal Forms for Everyone is a comprehensive tool for getting in and out of legal situations without having to pay for that costly attorney.

Legal Guide for the Visual Artist

... Practices in Graphic Design (editor) The Artist-Gallery Partnership (with Susan Mellon) Business and Legal Forms for ... Legal Forms for Crafts Business and Legal Forms for Fine Artists Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers ...

Author: Tad Crawford

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781621538127

Category: Art

Page: 487

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An updated edition of the legal art classic. Legal Guide for the Visual Artist is a classic guide for artists. This sixth edition is completely revised and updated to provide an in-depth view of the legal issues facing the visual artist today and provides practical legal guidance for any visual artist involved with creative work. It has been over twelve years since the fifth edition was published, and so much has changed in the world since that time, especially in the law and artists’ legal rights and obligations. This edition has been updated for both a new generation of visual artists and for those who have purchased earlier editions. Among the many new topics covered in this comprehensive guide are: copyright fair use transformative rights; recognition of the rights of temporal street art in the Five Pointz VARA case; the demise of California’s Resale Royalty statute; NFTs; detailed coverage of the myriad developments in copyright (including online copyright registration procedures and use of art on the Internet); changes in laws protecting artists in artist-gallery relationships are explained in depth; scope of First Amendment protections for graffiti art and the sale of art in public spaces; detailed as well as new cases dealing with art and privacy; and a model contract for Web site design and much more. The book also covers copyrights, moral rights, contracts, licensing, sales, special risks and protections for art and artists, book publishing, video and multimedia works, leases, taxation, estate planning, museums, collecting, grants, and how to find the best professional advisers and attorneys. In addition, the book suggests basic strategies for negotiation, gives information to help with further action, contains many sample legal forms and contracts, and shows how to locate artists' groups and Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts organizations. Legal Guide for the Visual Artist is a must-have for any visual artist hoping to share, sell, display, or publish their art.

2015 Artist s Graphic Designer s Market

Breaking into Graphic Design, by Michael Jefferson (Allworth Press) Build Your Own Brand, by Robin Landa (HOW Books, F+W, a Content + eCommerce Company) Business and Legal Forms for Fine Artists, 3rd ed., by Tad Crawford (Allworth ...

Author: Mary Burzlaff Bostic

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440335747

Category: Art

Page: 1353

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Build a Successful Art Career 2015 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market is the must-have reference guide for any artist who wants to establish or expand a career in fine art, illustration, or graphic design. Thousands of successful artists have relied on us to help develop their careers and navigate the changing business landscape. The 2015 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market introduces a whole host of new features and guarantees the most up-to-date, individually verified market contacts possible. Expand your art business with these resources: • A FREE 1-year subscription to ArtistsMarketOnline.com, where you can find industry contacts, track your submissions, get the latest art and design news, and much more (PLEASE NOTE: Free subscriptions are NOT included with the e-book edition of this title) • Complete, up-to-date contact information for more than 1,700 art market resources, including galleries, magazines, book publishers, greeting card companies, ad agencies, syndicates, art fairs, and more • Articles on the business of freelancing--from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work • Information on grants, residencies, organizations, publications, and websites that offer support and direction for visual artists of all types • NEW! Informative articles on setting goals, getting organized, building a resume, and mastering marketing and branding • NEW! Special features on defamation, alternative art show venues, art rentals, art and wine workshops, and art fairs • NEW! Inspiring and informative interviews with successful professionals including children's book author-illustrator Tomie dePaola, graphic designer Mikey Burton, and fantasy illustrator John Howe Check out ArtistsMarketOnline.com for more interviews, tips for selling your work, and our easy-to-use searchable database of markets!

2010 Artist s Graphic Designer s Market

AIGA Professional Practices in Graphic Design: The American Institute of Graphic Arts, edited by Tad Crawford (Allworth Press) Art Marketing 101: A Handbook for the Fine Artist, by Constance Smith (ArtNetwork) Business and Legal Forms ...

Author: Editors Of Writers Digest Books

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781599635682

Category: Art

Page: 703

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The Tools to Build a Successful Art Career 2010 Artists & Graphic Designer's Market is the must-have reference guide for emerging artists who want to establish a successful career in fine art, illustration, cartooning or graphic design. This edition is packed with resources you can use including: • Complete, up-to-date contact information for more than 1,000 art markets, including galleries, magazines, book publishers, greeting card companies, ad agencies, syndicates, art fairs and more. • Articles on the business of freelancing - from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work. • Special features on leveraging social media, finding success at art fairs and selling a single image to multiple markets. • Interviews with successful artists like cartoonists James E. Lyle; steampunk artist Eric Freitas; fine artist Maggie Barnes; and art-director-turned-artist Carlo LoRaso. • Information on grants, residencies, organizations, publications and websites that offer support and direction for creatives.

2011 Artist s and Graphic Designer s Market

Sample invoices are featured in Business and Legal Forms for Illustrators and Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers, both by Tad Crawford (Allworth Press). If you're working with a gallery, you will not need to send invoices.

Author: Mary Burzlaff Bostic

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781599632582

Category: Art

Page: 610

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THE TOOLS TO BUILD A SUCCESSFUL ART CAREER 2011 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market is the must-have reference guide for emerging artists who want to establish a successful career in fine art, illustration, cartooning or graphic design.This edition is packed with resources you can use including: • Complete, up-to-date contact information for more than 1,000 art markets, including, galleries, magazines, book publishers, greeting card companies, ad agencies, syndicates, art fairs and more • Articles on the business of freelancing - from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work • Special features on economic survival as a freelance artist, finding work and maintaining business relationships, an insider's guide to the illustration industry, getting your work into galleries, photographing your artwork, and an interview with literary agent Anna Olswanger • Information on grants, residencies, organizations, publications and websites that offer support and direction for creative artists of all types

2012 Artist s Graphic Designer s Market

Keep a separate form for change orders and attach it to your invoice. ... Sample invoices are featured in Business and Legal Forms for Illustrators and Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers, both by Tad Crawford (Allworth ...

Author: Mary Burzlaff Bostic

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440314223

Category: Art

Page: 1250

View: 254

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NEW LOOK, NEW FEATURES, UPDATED RESOURCES: ALL THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO BUILD A SUCCESSFUL ART CAREER! 2012 Artist’s & Graphic Designer’s Market is the must-have reference guide for emerging artists, who want to establish a successful career in fine art, illustration, cartooning or graphic design. For years, artists have relied on us to help them find new markets and navigate the changing business landscape. The 2012 Artist’s & Graphic Designer’s Market introduces a whole host of new features and guarantees the most up-to-date, individually verified listings possible.In addition to the 100% updated market listings, artists will find new resources they’ll want to use everyday including: • Complete, up-to-date contact information for more than 1,600 art market listings, including galleries, magazines, book publishers, greeting card companies, ad agencies, syndicates, art fairs and more • Articles on the business of freelancingâ€"from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work • NEW! Special features on selling more art in 2012, secrets to social media success, pocket-sized promotion, creating an online presence, fine-tuning your sales pitch and generating referrals • NEW! Informative articles on getting the most from workshops, handling problems creatively, applying creative thinking to running your business and managing your clients • NEW! Inspiring and informative interviews with successful professionals including graphic designer Tom Davie and artist and illustrator Mike Maydak • Information on grants, residencies, organizations, publications and websites that offer support and direction for creative artists of all types PLEASE NOTE: Free subscriptions are NOT included with the e-book edition of this title.

2013 Artist s Graphic Designer s Market

Keep a separate form for change orders and attach it to your invoice. ... Sample invoices are featured in Business and Legal Forms for Illustrators and Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers, both by Tad Crawford (Allworth ...

Author: Mary Burzlaff Bostic

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781599636207

Category: Art

Page: 1267

View: 666

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All the Tools You Need to Build a Successful Art Career! 2013 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market is the must-have reference guide for any artist who wants to establish or expand a career in fine art, illustration or graphic design. Thousands of successful artists have relied on us to help develop their careers and navigate the changing business landscape. The 2013 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market introduces a whole host of new features and guarantees the most up-to-date, individually verified market contacts possible. Expand your art business with these resources: • A FREE 1-year subscription to ArtistsMarketOnline.com, where you can find industry contacts, track your submissions, get the latest art and design news and much more (Note: free subscription comes with print version only) • Complete, up-to-date contact information for more than 1,700 art market resources, including galleries, magazines, book publishers, greeting card companies, ad agencies, syndicates, art fairs and more • Articles on the business of freelancing—from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work • Information on grants, residencies, organizations, publications and websites that offer support and direction for visual artists of all types • NEW! Informative articles on strategic planning, strengthening a business, budgets, negotiating contracts and applying for grants • NEW! Special features on writing for artists, communicating with clients, hanging a solo show and achieving work-life balance • NEW! Inspiring and informative interviews with successful professionals including artist Lisa Cyr, illustrator Loren Long, and These Are Things design duo Jen Adrion and Omar Noory PLEASE NOTE: Free subscriptions are NOT included with the e-book edition of this title.

2014 Artist s Graphic Designer s Market

Most graphic designers arrange to be paid in thirds, billing the first third before starting the project, ... Sample invoices are featured in Business and Legal Forms for Illustrators and Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers, ...

Author: Mary Burzlaff Bostic

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440329531

Category: Art

Page: 834

View: 355

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Build a Successful Art Career! 2014 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market is the must-have reference guide for any artist who wants to establish or expand a career in fine art, illustration or graphic design. Thousands of successful artists have relied on us to help develop their careers and navigate the changing business landscape. The 2014 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market introduces a whole host of new features and guarantees the most up-to-date, individually verified market contacts possible. Expand your art business with these resources: • A FREE 1-year subscription to ArtistsMarketOnline.com, where you can find industry contacts, track your submissions, get the latest art and design news and much more. (PLEASE NOTE: Free subscriptions are NOT included with the e-book edition of this title) • Complete, up-to-date contact information for more than 1,700 art market resources, including galleries, magazines, book publishers, greeting card companies, ad agencies, syndicates, art fairs and more. • Articles on the business of freelancing--from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work. • Information on grants, residencies, organizations, publications and websites that offer support and direction for visual artists of all types. • NEW! Informative articles on social media and e-mail marketing, getting the most from LinkedIn, and building better websites. • NEW! Special features on insurance for artists, pricing artwork, printing giclees, sustainability practices, packaging design, and studio sales. • NEW! Inspiring and informative interviews with successful professionals including publisher and legal expert Tad Crawford and artist Nancy Reyner. Check out ArtistsMarketOnline.com and ArtistsNetwork.com for more helpful resources. PLEASE NOTE: Free subscriptions are NOT included with the e-book edition of this title