New member - Artist Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of Old 04-16-2019, 05:50 PM Thread Starter
Guest
 
Join Date: Apr 2019
Posts: 1
New member

I stumbled upon artist forum while I was looking for somewhere to leave a review about ArtPal.

At first, everything went well. The ArtPal site worked smoothly and I liked the front page feature where you could put a picture up for a 1 each.

I sent an email to ArtPal asking if I could upload my work from the back of the display page rather than the front. I didn't get an answer.

I persevered. I uploaded some picture and then some more. The last lot were the wrong aspect ratio by accident so I deleted them. I received a message saying that the deleted pictures would be removed after seven days. So, I set about uploading the files again, but with the proper aspect ratio this time. The website wouldn't let me, presumably because I had to wait a week for the deleted files to be removed first. Seven days later, the pictures were not removed. Instead, there was a message to the effect that they would be removed the following day. That day came and they weren't.

I thought I would leave it all for a few days and set up Facebook for the advertising. I had joined Facebook a few years previously but deleted my account when I found it was full of bugs. Now, I found that no matter what I entered, the website would only allow me to have the previously deleted account, with its old name and not the new name that I wanted which would be more appropriate for my artwork.

I now realised that I was being stressed. I concluded that ArtPal is some kind of scam and that Facebook was only capable of being used in a crippled form. I went on both sites and deleted my accounts. Now, I feel a lot better. I just want to put this post up.

Of course, the question remains: 'Where can I find a decent sellers site, with a print service and a front page where you can put your artwork up even for a fee?
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	2004, Colour Set 3c.jpg
Views:	8
Size:	361.0 KB
ID:	56609  

44651 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Artist Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome