Initial discussions via email or meeting to review client requirements. Price is estimated on size and difficulty of custom piece requested. A 50% deposit is required prior to commencement of sketches. Balance is to be paid in full upon delivery of completed artwork. If the commissioner refuses to pay for completed artwork, the deposit is forfeited, but the balance does not need to be paid. While the time to complete each commission varies, a good basic rule of thumb is 6–8 weeks. Very large pieces, multi-piece commissions and site-specific work may take additional time to complete.