FAQ - Commend Me!

Commend Me!

Art & Commissions


Does it cost anything to join?

Signing up for Commend Me! is completely free! There is no subscription required or fees to promote your art.

As an artist, how do I get paid?

Sales are deposited to your Stripe account.Click here to view your Stripe Dashboard.

How does Commend Me! make money?

We make money by charging customers a processing fee of $2.00 + 3.5% on commissions.

Are there any fees?

All commissions are subject to a processing fee of $2.00 + 3.5%. However, the customer pays the fee, not the artist.

What's the price range on a commission?

Commissions have a minimum of 10 US dollars and a maximum of 9999 US dollars.

What happens if an artist doesn't complete a commission?

If an artist doesn't complete an order by its Estimated Completion Date, he or she will have a 7 day grace period to finish the commission.

If the artist does not complete the order within the grace period, he or she will be subject to having their account permanently suspended and terminated.

How do I hire an artist?

Once you've found an artist that suits your tastes, simply click on the "Get a Quote" button on their portfolio page.

This button will only be visible if the artist has an Open Commission Status.

Does Commend Me! screen artists?

We do! A recruiter will judge whether or not an artist is worthy of being invited to Commend Me! depending several factors, such as quality of art, proof of identity, experience, education, etc.

Does Commend Me! have a shipping option?

While shipping physical deliverables is allowed, Commend Me! does not feature a shipping system. Sellers are responsible for all shipping arrangements, and Commend Me! does not handle or guarantee shipping, tracking, quality, and condition of items or their delivery and shall not be responsible or liable for any damages or other problems resulting from shipping.

However, we do plan on rolling out a shipping feature some time in the future.

How do Commends work?

Commends are a way for you to show that you like an artist. Sort of like a review, but without actually having to buy anything.

Each Commend costs one Commendation Point, and you gain a Commendation Point every day you that you visit the site.

As an artist, how many commissions can I take on at once?

If you have five or more active commissions, you will no longer be able to receive new price quotes from users.

Does Commend Me! accept paypal?

At the moment, we only accept credit card.

Can I get a refund for my order?

All sales are final and cannot be refunded or canceled.

Don’t see your question? Visit our forums or mail us at support@commend.me