In this episode of The Living Artist, Preston dives into the topic of shipping and packaging artwork. This is a dense topic, with many variables, but Preston touches on some key categories to focus on when choosing which courier to ship your work with. He also shares some personal experiences shipping to his own collectors as well as breaking down which packaging materials are a must have. Shipping is a key element in the pricing of your work, as well as during studio sales, and this episode helps you to think about pricing your work correctly during a sale to maximize your profits.
You can see some video examples of packaging your artwork and getting it ready to ship here:
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Podcast theme music: "Music by Jason Shaw on Audionautix.com"