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No one really wants to read this, but it's important to keep this in mind if there are any issues.
This Agreement shall begin on [on the date stated by the Artist] and continue for [an appropriate amount of time dictated by the Artist].
Upon receipt of 50% of the total fee, the Artist will provide rough sketches based on the references provided. When the sketch has been completed to the satisfaction of the Client, the remaining 50% of the total fee is to be paid. Upon receipt of the payment work will begin on the final artwork. If the Client wishes, the Client can pay the amount in full all at once in the beginning. When work on the final artwork is complete a low-resolution version will be e-mailed to the Client for final approval. By giving final approval the Client is agreeing that the work is complete. The final artwork will be provided in the form of a high-resolution file e-mailed to the Client, or else a link to a Google drive or appropriate substitute will be provided so that the Client can download files directly.
3. Refunds and Cancellations
In the event that the Artist finds himself unable to complete the contract with the Client, The Artist will provide a full refund. If at any point the Client chooses to cancel the contract and forfeit the work done so far, any payments already made would be non-refundable. If at any point the Client has failed to respond to sketches or status updates provided for a period of longer than one month this contract may be rendered void and further work will require renegotiation.
4. Intellectual Property Rights in Work Product
The Parties acknowledge and agree that the Client will hold no intellectual property rights in any work product resulting from the contract including, but not limited to, copyright and trademark rights. The Client agrees not to claim any such ownership in such work products intellectual property at any time prior to or after the completion and delivery of such work product to the Client unless rights are negotiated in the initial contract. Upon receipt of the final print, the Client is authorized to make use of the artwork for any non-commercial display purposes. Ownership of the copyright as well as the right to use the artwork for promotional or commercial purposes remains with the Artist.
The Artist shall not disclose to any third party any details regarding the contract between the Client and the Artist. Any information gathered is solely for the benefit of the Client and considered confidential.
As the Artist retains ownership of the artwork, the Artist shall use the artwork to promote his skill and ply his trade. The privacy and anonymity of the Client will be upheld to the highest degree and the Artist will ensure that any image used for promotional purposes on social media will be cropped unless agreed upon by the client. In the event that the Client wishes for the Artist to refrain from posting entirely, that will be negotiated as needed.
7. No modification unless in writing
No modification of this Agreement shall be valid unless in writing and agreed upon by both Parties.
Upon first payment, you agree that you have read, understood, and agree to these terms