What should be included in a concept artist portfolio?

What 3 tips do you have for someone building their first concept art portfolio?

  1. Tip 1: Include only your BEST work.
  2. Tip 2: Include at least a couple of pieces that exemplify the style your client is looking for.
  3. Tip 3: Have a minimum of 20 pieces demonstrating capable skills in design, anatomy, and materials/lighting.

How do I market myself as a concept artist?

How to Market Yourself Like an Artist

  1. Reinvent yourself. The entrepreneurial world clings to the belief that moving forward with relentless effort means you’re on the right track.
  2. Be real. Be personable.
  3. Use the power of storytelling. Companies finally are starting to understand the value of storytelling.

How many pieces should a concept art portfolio have?

I would say a minimum of five to seven images should be in a portfolio that showcases your best work. Not less than five. If a person is really good, we will look at about ten images but after three or four, you can really see if that person is up to the quality or not.

What does a concept artist earn?

Salary. Starting salaries for entry-level or junior concept artist positions are in the region of £17,000 to £20,000. Experienced concept artists can earn between £25,000 and £40,000. Freelance rates for concept artists are around £14 per hour on average.

Do Instagram ads work for artists?

The simple answer is yes, and it can work for you. If you’ve started wondering how, exactly, to leverage the awesomeness of Instagram to share and sell your own artwork, keep reading. We’re here to get you on the right track with this handy little guide.

How do you get listed on Artsy?

Submit images of an artwork in your collection, along with relevant details, like the artist, time period, and medium. If your artwork is accepted, our specialists will give you a price estimate and the best sales option: at auction, via private sale, or as a direct listing on Artsy.