How to Make Money with Custom Stickers: A Guide for Artists


Have you ever dreamed of turning your art into profit? Stickers are a great way to get started and make some extra money. Whether it’s creating custom stickers for businesses or outlets, or selling your own artwork as unique stickers, there is a myriad of ways to monetize the art of sticker-making. In this blog post, we will cover the ins-and-outs of how to make money with custom stickers and provide everything you need to know about getting started. To begin, let’s look at some of the most popular methods used by artists to make money from sticker designs. As an artist, you can:

  1. Create artwork and sell them as stickers.

  2. Design custom stickers for people's businesses or events.

  3. Create tutorials to teach other artists how to make their own stickers.

  4. Collaborate with brands on promotional sticker campaigns and monetize through affiliate links or product endorsements.

  5. Promote your artwork through limited-edition sticker packs.

  6. Design and print logo and brand stickers for companies and organizations.

  7. Sell prints of your artwork as peel-and-stick label stickers

  8. Create a sticker subscription service to offer exclusive designs to your fans

  9. Publish an online store selling branded merchandise with your art on it such as mugs, t-shirts, and hats with custom sticker designs on them


When designing custom stickers for people's business or events, it’s important that you understand their goals so that you can create something that meets their needs in terms of audience appeal, durability, weatherproofing (if necessary), environmental friendliness (if possible) etc.. Once you’ve determined who needs what type of design and which features are important—such as size limits—it’s time to consider pricing strategies!

If none of these options seem right for you then consider making tutorials on creating DIY style decals with tips on materials selection & use — all while giving aspiring artists valuable insight into the craftsmanship behind creating great quality customized vinyl graphics! Sometimes offering educational opportunities like workshops also works well especially if accompanied by additional services like design support! Just remember though no matter what direction you choose it is always important not only be passionate about your work but also be willing to take risks – otherwise nothing will every change! So go ahead take the plunge today and start making money from your creative talents now!