Many of the work-at-home artistic jobs found on the web are for beginners. They are good ways to pick up extra cash, build a portfolio or sharpen skills. But this list of at-home artistic jobs also includes freelance opportunities for experienced artists.
And while many experienced artists may prefer to start a craft business or a home photography studio, earning some extra money on the side at these artistic jobs can help build savings need to start a business. For more at-home opportunities, see this directory of work at home jobs.
Pet-centric greeting card maker licenses photographs from freelancers. Occasionally accepts new verse writers.
Comic book publisher hires for these artistic jobs on a freelance basis.
Take pictures of homes on the real estate market in British Columbia for a commission and travel expenses.
Collectibles company seeks freelance artists to work with its product Development teams on products that include collector plates from The Bradford Exchange, ornaments and music boxes from Bradford Editions, cottages from Hawthorne Village, and figurines from The Hamilton Collection.
Company hires freelance artists working in acrylic, gouache, watercolor, oil paint, pastel and mixed media collage to create work in a variety of themes (nautical, Christmas, regional, florals, etc.) for its line of paper products.
Magazines accepts hand-drawn and computer-generated illustrations from freelancers. Send non-returnable samples for consideration for an assignment.
Demand Studios accepts applicants with writing, editing and filmmaking skills. They are assigned to produce made-for-the-Internet content that appear on sites like eHow.com, LIVESTRONG.COM and dozens more sites. Writers are paid both on a flat fee and revenue sharing basis.
Children’s book publisher hires freelance artists for is always looking as picture book artists, cover artists, coloring book artists and line art artists.
Sportswear company hires freelancers to supplement its in-house art staff in creating original illustrations of mascots, cars and high school sports.
Portrait photographers take pictures of clients who need images for dating sites. Home studios are OK, if they meet certain requirements.