Illustration Québec offers the possibility of having a self-managed online portfolio which is effective and affordable. The illustrationquebec.com site propose search tools for clients and offers you a privileged space to show your illustrations as well as making your work available on a large number of potential clients and art buyers. A simple and friendly web site which is a very appropriate tools to clients.
Purchasing a portfolio
An online portfolio allows you to:
have access to your personal page that contain a unlimited number of images
present videos or animations
present your biography
include your contact information
publish your updates
enter a list of your major clients
You will also have unlimited access to your portfolio's control panel to modify your images and parameters as much as you like.
Buy now your unlimited portfolio by log in to your online account by clicking here.
Rates for one year
Student members: $ 225 + (tx) = $ 258,69
Junior members: $ 250 +(tx) = $ 287,44
Professional members: $ 250 + (tx) = $ 287,44
Corporate members: $ 250 + (tx) = $ 287,44
Important: only members can buy a portfolio.
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Question: Does this really work? I already have a web site, I don't need another place on another site for my images.
Answer: It is, in fact, appropriate to have a personal web site. However, to be visited, your site must be known. Clients who don't know you yet must be able to find your site. A site containing multiple portfolios opens a client option to which you would not necessarily have access alone and also gives clients tools to rapidly find what they are looking for. This is the place where the illustrators' offerings can meet the market's demand. Our site is access by many buyers of illustrations who might not know you yet. Investment in a diversity of site will give you a visibility that your personal site might not offer. Above all, illustrationquebec.com has the financial means to do intensive and effective marketing, something that the artist who wants to promote himself is not always able to do on his own.
We know that in order to get new contracts, to captivate new territory, to find new clients, it is important for the illustrator to advertise himself and to invest in different tool of marketing plan.To summarize, we must spend money to make! Your future clients are waiting for you ... if only they knew you were existing!!! Help them find you!
Question: What makes illustrationquebec.com a site that is attractive for illustrators to do their promotions?
Answer: Operated by the Illustration Québec, which has accumulated more than 25 years of experience in the promotion and the distribution of illustrations, this web site benefits from the expertise and the reputation of the Association within the communications field. Known for its magnificent directory and the unique talents to be found within its ranks, Illustration Québec is capable of offering a web site with a portfolio collection that is highly prized by its clients. In fact, this site is a very useful working tool for them.
Question: How many illustrations, videos or animations can I have ?
Answer: You can have an unlimited amount of illustrations on-line. You may also identify your illustrations according to their subjects, styles and mediums (in both languages) to give an easy access to your illustration's portfolio and identification data via My portfolio from the web site home page. After entering your name and password, you will be able to add, remove or modify your illustrations and your identification data as often as you like. You will also be able to indicate your most recent accomplishments or successes in the section called "Your news".
Question: What will clients find on this site ?
Answer: Clients will be able to navigate on the site either randomly or in a very precise manner, thanks to the search tools. Thus, if a client is looking for a particular style of illustration, implemented with a precise technique, he will easily be able to find from the information you will give to your illustration. Also, a client will be able to choose his favorite illustrations by using My albums tools. Once he is registered, the client can save the images he has previously selected. He will be able to change his selection and shared them with colleagues as well.
Questions: How do I improve the visibility of my portfolio ?
Answers: We encourage you to updated your illustration regulary so you can appeared to on the home page, which ensure a certain visibility among regular visitors of the site. In addition, we suggest you to put a link from your portfolio to your website and vice versa. In addition, statistical tools will be at your disposal to help understand and then increase your visibility. In the upcoming months other statistics will be implemented in order to always help you better promote yourself.