We just happen to be huge fans of our clients! Chances are, if you received an invite to be part of our service - WE LOVED YOUR WORK! So In addition to helping you produce T Shirts for your Store, we would like to offer placement of your artwork on one or all of our online retail portals, including Amazon US, Amazon UK/EU, and Rakuten. In addition, Your licensed artwork has the opportunity to be chosen for our In House clothing line to be sold seasonally to retailers and department stores internationally! Think of this as a Force Multiplier for your earning potential! Allowing you to work smarter, not harder.
Licensing is the process of leasing a legally protected (that is, trademarked or copyrighted) entity – like a graphic design, slogan, signature, character, a name, likeness, logo, trademark or a combination of several of these elements. The entity, known as the property or intellectual property, is then used in Conjunction with a product. In Our Case T shirts. In Essence a business pays to rent your designs for a fixed period of time for an agreed upon fee.
How do I license my artwork with *WeProduce?
There are 2 ways to license your artwork with *WeProduce. Either we will contact you with our interest in licensing, or you can submit work for review, by sending us an email with .jpgs below.
What does *WeProduce pay?
*WeProduce has a set royalty payment we give to the artist depending on the retail outlet, and financial burden required to post your artwork there. Product sold on Amazon for example is different than product sold in stores.
Where will my artwork be licensed?
You will have a choice as to where your artwork will be sold. *WeProduce operates a number of online retail channels, and has relationships with brick and mortar boutiques and department stores.
When and How do I get paid?
*WeProduce pays out quarterly, at 4 fixed times a year irrespective of when your work is licensed. You will receive a detailed accounting of all of your sales, and a Paypal money transfer.
How Do I Upload My Artwork to *WeProduce
Once your artwork is chosen to be part of the *WeProduce product line, you will be given access to a special account to upload your artwork. Upload is exactly the same as with your *WeProduce account.
Do I get Taxed?
Yes. It is the law. Before we do business, *WeProduce requires you to fill out a W-9 form to alert the Government to your earnings. Your earnings from licensed artwork is considered supplemental income.
Do I have to sign a contract?
Yes. Each artist or licensor with *WeProduce will have to sign a contract giving *WeProduce the right to use your work for T Shirts. If you do not sign a contract we cannot work with you.
Can I cancel my licensing agreement?
Your Licensing Agreement will generally be for the term of one year, with additional years to be added at the discretion of *WeProduce. If either party is uninterested in an additional year, the agreement will be canceled.