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By gifting this product you are purchasing a voucher your recipient can redeem towards a FREE Illustrator Membership, to share with another.
Illustrator Membership Benefits include:
- Unlimited access to the Members Helpline via phone or email Monday-Friday 10am-4pm for tailored direct information on licensing, ethics, contracts and professional practice. Anything at all just drop us a line!
- Access to Members-Only web content including extensive information on professional practice, industry insights, legal documents, features, contracts, copyright, finance etc. and the Inside Illustration suite of content.
- Fortnightly newsletter with illustration news, events and offers.
- Free copy of Varoom Magazine.
- 1-1 Portfolio Consultation is exclusively available for members at £30. This one hour session is via Zoom. Sessions can respond to your particular needs, but often explore how best to prepare your portfolio to suit your desired market, or how to successfully change direction from your current style.
- Free one hour consultation with a registered Chartered Accountant. In the one hour consultation you can expect; a basic overview of how to keep records of your business income and expenses, guidance on how to register with HMRC, some basic rules on tax returns, self employed tax and National Insurance and tips on how to avoid the traps of self-employment.
- Exclusive member opportunities and discounts on events, products and publications.
- Promotion of news, commissions, exhibitions and projects through the AOI Social Media channels.
- 10% discount on Bikini Lists, giving AOI members access to the most accurate, up-to-date database of Creative Buyers in the World.
- Access to Pricing Calculator
- Discounted insurance deals inc Public Liability, Professional Indemnity, Sickness and Technology
- 1-1 Business Strategy Consultation is exclusively available for members at £35. This one hour session is via zoom only and looks to get you set up with a full business plan to increase your financial stability and progress your career year on year.
- Access to online suite of content – Inside Illustration. Inside Illustration is an online Suite of Content, focusing on a particular area of illustration for each season.Each season includes an exclusive Podcast, a Creative Course for members, in-depth Article, Resource, Commissioner interview and a comprehensive ‘How To..’ guide publication for those interested in entering the area based on the season theme.
Please note that the gift Illustrator membership will allow the recipient to redeem a one year Illustrator membership from the AOI shop. After activation and purchase the recipient will have 12 months to enjoy the benefits of AOI Membership, courtesy of the purchaser.