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The Basics of Art Licensing

Presented By: Nina Edwards.

Originally aired in November 2015.

Learn the Basics of Art Licensing including; learning about the top ten markets, how to appeal to the manufacturers, retailers, and publishers. We’ll explore online licensing opportunities. Nina will also cover how to protect your illustrations with contracts and copyrights and she will cover how to find an appropriate agent.

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Webinar Description

In this webinar, Nina Edwards will cover the basics of licensing your art work.

This presentation is ideal for those artists who have been considering ways to develop passive income but are uncertain where to start.

Nina Discusses: 

  • The top ten licensing markets
  • How to develop product lines to appeal to manufacturers, retailers, and publishers who license art
  • The basics of art licensing contracts
  • The basics of copyright law and how to copyright your images
  • Tips for finding an appropriate art licensing agent
  • The basics of international licensing colors and trends
  • Exploring online licensing opportunities


About Nina

Nina is an award-winning fashion illustrator, licensor, graphic designer, and art instructor based in New York. She licenses her illustrations to US and international paper gift companies, including Madison Park Greetings, the Giftwrap company, and Target.

Nina is the owner of “Metropolitan Miss Design Studio”.

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