How to Sell Art Online: The Ultimate Guide



We consulted two Shopify merchants actively making their living by selling art: Maria Qamar, the artist also known as Hatecopy and Ken Harman, the gallerist behind the Spoke Art empire. Through Maria and Ken’s personal experiences, we’ll walk through the ins and outs of the business of being an artist, sharing their tips to help you sell your art online.

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How to Start an Online T-Shirt Business: Everything You Need to Know

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T-shirts aren’t just a staple of casual wear, but articles of clothing that often reflect our personalities, interests, and identities. Because of this, selling t-shirts online has become a popular business choice, especially for entrepreneurs and artists looking for a relatively inexpensive way to start up. Here’s our complete guide to creating your own t-shirts to sell on Shopify.

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From 7 Figures to 8 Figures: How Your Problems Change as You Scale

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When you first launch, you’re faced with one set of problems—polishing your site, making sales, and becoming profitable. As you scale, those problems change with every new level of growth you achieve. In this episode of Shopify Masters, you’ll learn from two entrepreneurs who recently grew their business from 7 figures to 8 figures about the new problems they encountered, from hiring the right people to fixing a toxic company culture.

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How to Be a Boss (According to Your Favorite Shows)

Collage of Veronica from Riverdale, Tan from Queer Eye, Scary Eyes from Orange Is The New Black and Jon Snow from Game Of ThronesSo you wanna be a boss. Netflix and chill will yourself to get off the couch already. How to Be a Boss (According to Your Favorite Shows) is your excuse to binge all the TV you want. It’s career inspiration, right? As for me, chain-watching teen dramas now qualifies as research to bring you this informative series. We all win.

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How This Company Stays Profitable While Giving Away Cars

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Giveaways are a common marketing tactic in ecommerce, often taking the form of a free product or a gift card. But some go even bigger with their prizes. In this episode of Shopify Masters, you’ll learn from Justin Burnash, founder of Prime Driven, about how they give away entire cars—you read that right—while still making a profit.

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Life Gave ’Em Lemons. They Made Laundry

Ithica LaundryIthaca Laundry, Greece’s first free mobile laundry service, washes about 25 bags of clothes for those without homes each day. Due in part to the Greek debt crisis as well as a steady influx of refugees, there has recently been an increase in people without homes in Athens. But where there is disaster, there is also opportunity. That’s what Thanos Spiliopoulos, founder and CEO of Ithaca Laundry, discovered.

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