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Artist FAQ

Q: What file type should the design be saved as?

A: They should be saved and sent as .jpg or .pdf if the design is vector.

 

Q: What kind of art are you looking for?

A: Everything! We really like BRIGHT colors, clean lines, funky shapes, visionary concepts, psychedelic themes…the sky’s the limit.

 

Q: Whats the best file size?

A: Make sure that design files are at least 5000x5000 pixels, 7000x7000 pixels and up is preferable. Otherwise they will look grainy on a shirt.

 

Q: How many designs can I submit?

A: As many as you want. Even if the designs that you initially submit are not accepted, you can always send over other pieces. Feel free to make adjustments for resubmission or to submit entirely new and different pieces.

 

Q: How much do artists get?

A: If your design ends up becoming a piece of Ravenectar clothing, you get 20% from all of your sales.

 

Q: How are artists paid?

A: We’ll send out monthly payments using Paypal. We also have a service that allows your to track all of your sales and product stats. 

 

Q: Do artists get to buy their own shirts at a lower price?

A: Yes! You can buy your Ravenectar shirts at cost.

 

Q: Can I have my own designs printed using sublimation at your print shop?

A: Absolutely. Our shop can print on just one side or both sides. Just email us with an estimate of what you’d like and we’ll send over a quote with more information.

 

Q: Do I get to keep the full rights to my work? 

A: YES! When you work with us you maintain full rights and ownership of your work. You license us the rights to temporarily use your artwork on our products. You are free to terminate the licensing agreement at any time. 

 

Q: What if my artwork is being used by someone else, can I still work with RaveNectar?

A: Our licensing agreement is non-exclusive, meaning your a completely free to use your artwork with whoever you like. (It is your work after all :). However, if you are already working with someone else we recommend checking with them first becuase there are many brands that require you to sign an exclusivity agreement. But as long as you are not bound by their agreement, we fully support you leveraging your work in as many ways/places as possible.  

 

Q: What other benefits are there to joining the RaveNectar family? 

A: When you become a RaveNectar artists you get more then just amazing clothing! We will also make you a profile page on RaveNectar.com with links to your website and/or social media accounts. We will also create a Pinterest  gallery showcasing your work. 

We work very closely with our artists and collaborate with them in a number of ways beyond functional art apparel. You may have opportunities to join us to do live painting at events, and/or be involved with large scale art installations. 

As a RaveNectar artist our social media accounts are at your disposal for sharing your work, making announcements, posting events/workshops etc. We strive to help you leverage your work as much as possible. 

 

Feel free to email us at hello@ravenectar.com if you have any other questions. We can’t wait to see your work! :)