Sample Commission Write Up
A successful commission description/write up will help an artist illustrate mentally what the image looks like using descriptive sentences and reference images. I use the terms description and write up interchangeably so please dont get confused, they are the same thing.
Doing a commission write up is an activity I recommend that you do before you hire an artist. It's a writing exercise and it's an opportunity to let your creative juices flow and to structure your thoughts in an organized manner.
A commission write up has several parts. When I begin writing a new commission write up, I list these parts first, and then I proceed to fill them in with details. Im going to list each of the parts, explain what goes in each part, and then show an actual work in progress write up to show how it all comes together.
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