How To Make Money By Designing Custom Tattoos
You can make money from designing various custom tattoo designs online if you are the creative type. The Internet is the new medium of communication that connects people from all corners of the world. When browsing online, you will get to see excellent tattoo illustrations. Many people who want to get tattooed will first look on the net and find designs that they think are suitable. Most of these designs, posted on different websites, are of excellent quality and are sold at very reasonable prices depending, of course, on the complexity and the reputation of the tattoo artist that designed them.
If you think you have the skill to design one of a kind tattoos, why not put up your website and start posting your creations? In doing that, you will start earning, too. You can make your website and attract prospective customers by displaying exceptional designs. You can also tell your friends and acquaintances about your new business to generate more customers. Setting up your new website can be difficult, especially if you have no background.
You will also have to fund your website by contracting a web developer to make it look more attractive. This can cost a lot of money, so think about this carefully and decide whether or not you can make this venture worthwhile. If you want to, you could partner up with a friend who also has a burning passion for tattoo designing so that you can better fund your custom tattoo design business.
On the other hand, if you feel you are not yet ready to put up your website and find no one to join up with, you can instead enter tattoo designing contests organized by different websites. You don’t have to put up any money to become part of a contest if you do this. All you have to do is post your original tattoo design according to the theme set by the client. For example, if the motif is an arm tattoo, fire flames or a floral tattoo, you will have to create a design that will fit the arm of a man or woman as specified by the client. You will need to give it your best every time you show off your designs.
Be sure to read all the specifications and instructions carefully before starting the design to avoid errors and maximize your chances of winning the contest. On most websites that conduct contests like this, the prize is always specified so you are aware beforehand of how much you can get. The website’s commission is also not that high and may only range from 3% to 10% per contest. This is a reasonable charge as a significant part will go to the web development and maintenance of the site.
If you want to work in a tattoo studio, you may apply for a custom tattoo designer position since some tattoo parlours hire tattoo designers and artists.