marketing and consulting services...
is happy to consult and assist in the promotion
of client work whenever possible. We regularly recommend
and actively present the art work and photography
of our clients when appropriate to the many art
consultants, designers, reps, pubilshers and galleries
we come in contact with. We also provide custom
and promote these sites as part of our service.
the production and service side, we provide graphic
design, copy-writing and additional creative services
for marketing materials. We also provide referrals
to area professionals for any specialty outside
For an overview on pricing for all marketing services
for limited editions...
keeping with the Certificate of Authenticity Model
designed by the World Printmakers, ArtSource provides
with forms like the one below. Keep this on record
for each of your projects to provide editors, galleries
and collectors with the answers they need to ascertain
authencity at any point.
Certificate gives artists who produce fine-art,
limited-editions the opportunity to distinguish
their work from posters or open edition reproductions.
By offering the information of the Certificate,
ArtSource not only guarantees the authenticity of
your work, but also helps you educater buyers as
to just exactly what they are spending their money
believe the more details a Certificate of Authenticity
includes, the more value it contributes to the print--especially
details about materials, such as paper or canvas
which are fundemental factors of quality that should
be fully explained. The number of editions are,
of course, essential--as is the number of signed
or numbered proofs . The concept of "edition"
is the very basis of the world of serial art. It
is the "limited edition" which permits
printmakers and collectors to agree upon what is
an original art print and what is a mere reproduction.
In general, a rule of thumb on artist proofs is
their number should never exceed 10 % of the total
The name of the printer is a guarantee for the client,
as well as a recognition of the master printer's
expertise. If you would like, information about
a publisher can also be added.
ArtSource Certificate of Authenticity attached to
each client print: