Commission Status: OPEN (June 2021 – October 2021)

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT COMMISSIONS

The following is for private commissions only. For inquiries about freelance writing & art, please use the Contact Page (prices & terms of professional work differ).

Limited space is available. Use link at the bottom of this page for inquiries and requests (include the word COMMISSION in your message title).

See Examples on jmdesantis.com/art/commission-art/

PRICING

Headshots = 1/2 Price*
(*Small Commissions & Sketch Covers Only!)

Size/Type B&W Colour
Small
4″ x 6″
$20.00 $30.00
Medium 9″ x 12″ &
Sketch Covers
$70.00 $140.00
Large
11″ x 17″
$150.00 $300.00

ADD-ONs

GENERAL ADD-ONs BACKGROUND ADD-ONs
Headshots = 1/2 Price Background = +$10 / $30 / $60*
Extra Character = +$30 ea.** Wraparound Sketch Cov = x2
  • Add Text to Art = +$5.00 (up to 24 words)

NOTE: An additional charge of up to $50.00/piece may be added for intricate details and/or colors at artist’s discretion. This will be discussed and agreed upon before payment.

* Only available on Medium & up; ** Depends on Detail of Background

WRITING COMMISSIONS

Writing commissions are printed on paper and may use any font of your choice. Handwritten commissions are available (see pricing below).

Poetry
examples: jmdesantis.com/writing/poetry/

Per 4 Lines = $10.00 (Thus: 8 line poem = $20.00; 12 line poem = $30.00; etc).

When commissioning poetry, please indicate rhyme scheme (AA-BB, ABAB) or if you wish to have none at all.

Extras (add to above prices)

  • Handwritten (neatly; rather than printed) = $2.00/line
  • Calligraphy (rather than printed) = $5.00/line***

***NOTE: J. M. does not offer calligraphy as a stand-alone service!

SPECIAL REQUEST COMMISSIONS: Other types of commissions are available upon request (such as acrylic paintings). Special pricing will apply.

TERMS OF AGREEMENT

By hiring J. M. DeSantis for a commission you agree to and understand the following:

All commissions (art and writing) are for personal use only; no reproductions or publications may be made using commissioned art or writing. All pricing is subject to change at artist’s discretion.

PAYMENT

J. M. DeSantis currently accepts payment through PayPal and Venmo. Shipping charges will apply (higher costs outside of the United States).

  • Half (1/2) Payment Due before J. M. DeSantis will begin your commission (non-refundable)
  • Remaining (2/2) Payment Due at or before delivery of the final piece.

Please do not send any payment until the commission has been agreed upon and you have been placed in J. M.’s commissions schedule. Receipts available upon request.

CONTACT

By contacting J. M. DeSantis about your commission and sending payment, you hereby agree to all of the above terms. Include the word COMMISSION in your message or e-mail title (so it doesn’t get lost).

E-mail: jay-em-dee-at-jay-em-dee-san-tis-dot-cahm (spelled “phonetically” to avoid junk mail)