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So I'm almost half way through my 18 week break from work to focus on my projects, (that why I haven't been posting much)
I've discovered a couple of websites that will publish my graphic novel and my card game at reasonable cost and I'm about halfway done with both to be completely ready to print, the only real problem I have now is finding customers interested in my products because if using sites like Redbubble has taught me anything, it's that only about 1 in 1000 views  makes a sale, so judging from the amount of views I get on my artwork, here at DeviantArt I'm not likely to make any sales at all.
So how am I going to tackle this issue?
Well the first idea I had was to just jump onto kickstarter but after calculating the cost of printing, shipping and adding Kickstarters 10% cut, I'd have to sell over 15,000 copies of my card game at $20-$25 each, if I bulk buy.
I did find a site that will print to order and the cost per deck is about the same but they take a 30% cut.
Kickstarter does seem the most profitable option if I can get the sales, but how?
So I thought to myself maybe I should commission artwork from some really popular artists on some of my cards and maybe the front cover of my novel, so their fans will see the card game and graphic novel to help promote the KickStarter but not only do I then need to arrange a payment plan with these artists which will eat into my profit,
but the artists I've messaged so far have not responded.
I guess maybe the idea is a little overwhelming for some people but I am not giving up hope yet.

Do you know an amazing artist that you'd like to see collaborate with me on a project?
Do you have any suggestions other than using kickstarter?
Comment below :D


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Artist | Hobbyist | Digital Art
I am currently working on a graphic novel.
I love anime and cartoons.


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Jojorozian Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you for the Llama! + llama emoticon 
Comic-Book-Guy-2099 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2017
Thanks for the fave!
Comic-Book-Guy-2099 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2017
I'm going to upload a higher quality version of spidey soon, so be on the lookout!!😁
Hobgoblin42 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2017  Student Filmographer
Thanks for the fav and the Llama, here's one back at ya!✌️😎
Marco-the-Scorpion Featured By Owner Nov 3, 2016  Hobbyist Artist
Thanks for the Llama :D
LeahFoxDen Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thank you so much for the watch ! ♥ >w<
spikerules64 Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2016
Thanks for the badge :)
puzzlepalette Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
mrcactus747 Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2016
Thanks for llama badge!
MScoutcookie Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2016  Hobbyist Artist
Thnx for da LLAMAS!!!!<333333
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