Yes. Yes. Yes. Just talking about this last night. Artists (writers/designers/filmmakers/painters/sculptors/musicians and everyone outside and in between) are continuously asked to work for free, often by those who would never consider that option for themselves. It’s beyond insulting.
This designer talks back to Showtime: <http://happyplace.someecards.com/showtime/a-graphic-designer-wrote-a-fantastic-response-when-showtime-asked-him-to-work-for-free/>
Here’s a handy tool: <http://www.wageforwork.com/certification/2/fee-calculator>
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