Mogwai_toejam (akktri) wrote in artists_beware,

Is it even a good idea?

I've heard so many stories about people who were offered a commission to do a multi-part, complex or epic commission and had the buyer stiff them. I myself have had two commissions fall through, and both were complicated book illustration projects.
However, I am wondering something. Has anyone actually worked on a successful multi-part, complex or epic project, and had the buyer come through on it? Or is it just a plain bad idea to do them?

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