Artists / Designers / Makers

AfriMod is a platform for home & lifestyle products inspired by forms, patterns, icons & motifs of Africa and the world. We work in close collaboration with artists, designers and craft-makers in Africa and the Diaspora. Together, we explore new pathways to innovative designs for the home and personal lifestyle. Products on AfriMod take inspiration from the cultures and traditions of Africa and the world… and are crafted for modern global aesthetics.

Submit + Sell Your Digital Images

AfriMod offers you the opportunity to do what you love and create more art. Keep your original artwork – Submit only digital images of your paintings, illustrations, sketches, patterns, lettering, photography, etc. Submissions may include landscapes, abstracts, patterns, wildlife art (animals, plants, flowers, etc), portraiture, digital designs, etc.

If your artwork is a good fit for us, we will work with you to buy the selected digital images. Please ONLY submit digital images of your original artworks in which you own the intellectual property rights. Commissions are paid at a minimum of US$0.20 cents for basic artworks to a maximum of US$2.00 for larger more sophisticated artworks (required image size is 8×10 inches at 150 dpi and above). Payments are in your local currency. Inquire about our payout schedule.

How Does AfriMod Adapt My Artwork?

You submit digital images of your original artwork to us and our team of experts will use software and other methods to adapt selected images to our most appropriate products. You may sell your original artwork or use it as you choose.

AfriMod may present selected artworks in whole or in part as submitted or in modified forms. No matter how the work is presented, you, the artist, will be credited as the source of the original art.

What Types of Artwork Should I Submit?

Submit ONLY digital images of your original hand-rendered artworks. Computer generated graphics will be rejected.

Almost any type of visual artwork can be submitted.

  • Paintings – oil, acrylic, watercolor, etc
    (landscapes, portraiture, abstracts, nature and wildlife)
  • Drawings, Illustrations, Sketches – pencil, ink, charcoal, pastel, etc
    (figures, animals, patterns, abstracts, doodles, caricatures, lettering, shapes, etc)
  • Photography – black and white, color, digital or film
    (landscapes, nature, fauna, flora, events, etc)
  • Traditional Designs (icons, motifs, fabric designs, etc)

How To Submit Your Visual Artwork

Submit images of paintings, sketches, photographs, designs, patterns, etc. We evaluate which images have potential for application.

You may scan your artwork, take a photo with a high resolution camera, or simply use your cell phone (see how to use your cell phone).

Submit these images by WhatsApp +1-416-317-5308 or upload.

Get Started

Submit a Web Request or Send a Whatsapp message containing

  • your Name
  • your Location
  • Email (if you have one)
  • 3 to 6 images of your Artwork (you must be the original creator and hold all rights to the artwork)