Artists, illustrators, and graphic designers have to make one very important decision regarding how they want to earn a living! Preferably this decision is made early in their career so as to guide them in making the most of their natural talent and hard work.
The 2 available choices are:
Both will require dedication to make a decent living, much like any career in the fine arts.
For the first options, in the early career of an illustrator luck may be an influential factor, along with building a reputable portfolio, having the right connections. All for the end goal of working with well known brands/agents.
The second option has seen tremendous growth and support within the past few years, from which some of the most talented illustrators have created a name for themselves, such as “Olipop” (Spain) known for his iconic designs of TV series and Movies or “Patrol” (France) with his original caricatures of famous personalities with a hilarious twist.
By simply showcasing their designs on a number of print on demand sites, such as Tostadora.com, these artists have not only reached out to millions every year but also have the advantage of international exposure through these international marketplaces. As an independent artist, you have full control over your projects and time schedule, additionally while your work is selling constantly! By having your designs showcased on these sites, they are up for sale 24 hours, 7 days a week, 365 days a year!
Tostadora is an international marketplace for designers, illustrators and artists to showcase their work. By simply having your designs on Tostadora, you earn royalties for each of your designs sold.
Tostadora aims to be THE international marketplace for designers looking for international exposure and by actively supporting and promoting artists, Tostadora is helping over 25,000 artists and illustrators reach thousands of new audiences around the world.