Flamingo Paperie Greeting Card Artists Wanted
Although Phoenix Trading has ceased trading as of August 2017. A new greeting card company is evolving from Phoenix Trading with some of the directors and many of the artists that fans of Phoenix Trading will be familiar with. Yes, Flamingo Paperie greeting cards artists wanted so please contact and submit your designs for consideration.
I have collated samples of their artwork in a post called Greeting Card Artists – Flamingo Paperie and also provided information for aspiring artists to submit their artwork to Flamingo Paperie for consideration in Greeting Card Companies Looking for Artists UK
The rest of the information below related specifically to Phoenix Trading artist submissions but much of the information will be similar except of course for the contact details.
Phoenix Trading Artists
There are over 80 talented artists represented in the current Phoenix Trading range. Whilst some artists may only have their first design featured, some have contributed approximately 250 designs over the last 5 years! The range is an eclectic mix and no one style defines the range. Phoenix Trading is one of the most successful card companies in the UK today. More Phoenix Trading artists wanted! Read on to find out how to submit your designs. Discover the financial rewards should you be successful in getting a design published.
Click here to hear from a selection of Phoenix Trading artists on You Tube.
One artist Alison Vickery is featured in the video below. Alison painted one of my very old favourite greeting card designs called Lavender Garden. There are more artists featured on the Phoenix Trading channel.
Phoenix Trading Artists Wanted
Phoenix Trading are always reviewing new artists and their work. The company received 40,000 pieces of artwork in the past 12 months!
Phoenix Trading strive to keep a healthy balance of new and established artistic talent. Why? Because it keeps the range fresh and interesting.
There are five new product launches a year, so there is always room for new designs!
How much do Phoenix Artists get paid?
Phoenix Trading pay £450 for the exclusive world rights for a design as a greeting card image for a period of 3 years. Higher fees are negotiated for work of a more complex nature such as an advent calendar or poster design.
Advice for Potential Artists
If you are interested in submitting work to Phoenix Trading with a view to becoming a Phoenix Artist, simply Click here and download a PDF of the Artists Information Leaflet. It contains all of the information you need to start submitting.
The current range is a mix of fun, contemporary and fine art. Each artist has their own individual style and Phoenix Trading is distinct from many of the ranges found in the High Street Chains.
To make it easier for you to submit work, and to ensure that your work is suitable, please read the Artists Information Leaflet prior to starting and work and submitting a design.
p.s. If you do submit a design, please tell them I sent you. My Trader ID is 41943 and my name is Samantha Sullivan. I receive no financial reward for finding artists, but I do receive a few copies of your published design!