Terms and Conditions

Please read these Terms and Conditions and only proceed if you wish to be bound by them. Please contact if you wish to discuss any of the terms.

Online instruction

Single work and portfolio critique

  • Payment of £60gbp (Single work) or for £70gbp(portfolio review) upfront is required via paypal to jonihduarte@gmail.com

  • One brief paragraph about what you wish to accomplish.

  • Your work attached in .jpeg form and no small than 1000pxl (minimum) shorter side.
    Or online-portfolio web address

  • Avoid glare when taking photos of your work.

  • Make sure that the photos are in good focus.

  • Make sure to photograph your subject (ex. still-life) from the exact angle you are painting it from.

  • Your availability for (day and time of the day) for the Skype session.

  • Joni is based in Oxford, United Kingdom (GMT), please translate your times to according to your country

  • To apply send:

  • Email to jonihduarte@gmail.com

  • Titled by online lesson name

  • Complete applications will be answered within two week.

  • Assignments will be tailored to the individual's needs and level of technical understanding. 

Mentoriship

  • Payment of £360gbp (50%) upfront, the remaining £360gbp (50%) 

  • after the lessons have started (1 week in) via paypal to jonihduarte@gmail.com

  • One brief paragraph about what you wish to accomplish.

  • 3 - 5 pieces of your work attached in .jpeg form or online-portfolio web address

  • Your availability for (day and time of the day) for the Skype session.

  • Joni is based in Oxford, United Kingdom (GMT), please translate your times to according to your country

  • To apply send:

  • To jonihduarte@gmail.com

  • Titled by Mentorship

  • Complete applications will be answered within two week.

  • Assignments will be tailored to the individual's needs and level of technical understanding. 

Sale

Artwork Sale

  • You must pay the full price for the Work, together with any agreed delivery or framing costs, any VAT and any amounts payable to us under clause 6 below by paypal, credit card, bank transfer or such other methods as we agree.

  • Full legal title to the Work will not pass to you until we have received in full in cleared funds all sums due in respect of the Work.

  • You will be responsible for paying any taxes including but not limited to import tax, duty, merchandise, sales or user tax that have to be paid in the country of destination whether on shipment or on import or at any other time.

Commission

Commissions

  • Contract

  • This is an Agreement between Artist & Collector as follows:

  • The Artwork: (Client name) is commissioning artist, Joni H Duarte to paint a (description of commission) (dimensions) (medium)

  • The artist agrees to complete the commissioned work on or before the date of (date of deadline).

  • Payment Schedule: A non-refundable deposit of 50%(amount) of (full amount) is required before artwork commences. The payment is due in full upon delivery of artwork.

  • Prices upon request and open for negotiation. Prices  are for unframed work.

  • Commission such as Portraits can be painted from life, photographs or a combination of the two.

  • Please note that all expenses incurred by travel (over a 10 mile radius) and/or accommodation (where applicable), additional fees will apply.

  • Preliminary sketches: The Artist agrees to create preparatory sketches or Photoshop mock-ups from which to obtain Client’s approval. If the Client is not satisfied with any of the initial sketches changes and suggestion should be will be apply until approval

  • Additional editing and changes: No changes beyond the stage of approved sketch will be made by the Artist.

  • All sketches are property of the Artist.

  • Collection/delivery: The client will arrange to pick up the work from artist studio, if sent by postal or any other courier service, additional fees will apply.

  • Copyright: The Artist reserves the common-law copyright to all works commissioned by the Collector that are created by the Artist, including all reproduction rights and the right to claim statutory copyright. However, the Artist agrees to maintain the anonymity of the subject if requested.

  • Right of Refusal: In the event that the Collector does not wish to purchase the commissioned artwork, the Collector may refuse. In that case, the Artist will retain the refused artwork and the non-refundable deposit.

  • Term. This contract will terminate automatically upon completion, or right of refusal

  • To apply send:

Cancellations and Refunds for Online instruction

  • Send notification of cancellations to jonihduarte@gmail.com

  • Cancellations within 48 hours of payment will have 100%refund

  • Once a class or workshop has started there are no refunds under any circumstances.

  •  There are no makeup days, refunds, or credits issued for missed workshops or classes in part or in full.

  • If you miss a scheduled Skype session (part or in full), There are no make-ups or refunds.

  • The tutor is not obligated to send written minutes or/and critiques of Skype session.

  • If tutor cancels a session for Online classes, you are entitled to either a refund for that particular session or a make-up session.

Workshops

  • Workshops held by a third party will be subject to that party's own policies, follow the link related to said third party workshop on  "Workshops" page to investigate

 

 

By enrolling into a class with Joni Duarte, you are acknowledging that you have read and understand Terms and Conditions and agree to abide by all rules and regulations set forth. 

If you have any questions about our Terms of Service, please feel free to contact by e-mail anytime before you enroll: jonihduarte@gmail.com