– Link page and store are FREE to use
– Use of the Gallery/Store is optional
– Only list items over $100
– List the main image with a white background. This helps with the overall look of the Artist’s Page.
– Artists currently allowed (Glassblowers, Photographers, Woodworkers) at this time. We are small and are growing.
1.1 – Policies for the Elev8 Artist Agreement
These Policies and Procedures in their present form and as amended at the sole discretion of Elev8 Artist (hereafter “Elev8 Distribution LLC”, or the “Company”), are incorporated into and form an integral part of the Elev8 Artist Agreement. Throughout these Policies, when the term “Agreement” is used, it collectively refers to the Elev8 Artis Program and Agreement, these Policies and Procedures, and the Elev8 Artist Plan. The person or company that is an Artist is hereafter known as “Artist”.
1.2 – Changes to the Agreement
The Company reserves the right to amend the Agreement in its sole and absolute discretion. By executing the Agreement, an Artist agrees to abide by all amendments or modifications that the Company makes. Amendments shall be effective immediately.
1.3 – Policies and Provisions Severable
If any provision of the Agreement, in its current form or as may be amended, is found to be invalid, or unenforceable for any reason, only the invalid portion(s) of the provision shall be severed and the remaining terms and provisions shall remain in full forces and effect. The severed provision, or portion thereof, shall be reformed to reflect the purpose of the provision as closely as possible.
1.4 – Waiver
The Company never gives up its right to insist on compliance with the Agreement and with the applicable laws governing the conduct of a business. No failure of the Company to exercise any right of power under the Sponsorship Agreement or to insist upon strict compliance by a Sponsorship with any obligation or provision of the Agreement shall constitute a waiver of the Company’s right to demand exact compliance with the Agreement. The existence of any claim or cause of action of a Elev8 Artist against the Company shall not constitute a defense to the Company’s enforcement of any term or provision of the Agreement.
1.5 – Images
The Company is allowed to repost and reuse your images as the company sees fit to promote the Artists or Artists Page.
SECTION 2 – ARTIST BENEFITS
2.1 – Elev8 Artist BENEFITS
Once an Artist has been accepted by the Company, the Artist will have the following benefits as long as they stay qualified: (Qualifications in section 2.2).
Participation in the Company’s compensation plan. (Compensation Plan in section 2.3)
2.2 – Brand Ambassador’s Benefits Qualification
Brand Ambassadors must have an Instagram account to participate. Other platforms will help you out and you are encouraged to use as many as possible. At this time follower count does not matter but could be of concern in the future for the higher tiers. Brand Ambassadors are either vetted and selected by the Company staff or can apply for the position online.
2.3 – Compensation Plan
Elev8 Artists will be assigned a coupon code (such as “1-100”) to give to their followers. This code will give customers a 10% off their purchase of Elev8 products and for the total amount spent, you will receive a 10% credit based on the sale (not including shipping). Your credits will not expire and can be used any time you like on any Elev8 products.
2.4 – FREE LB of Butter Color
The first 20 glass artists that sign up for a link page and gallery will receive 1 LB of butter color from Elev8 Premier when they add at least 5 products following the rules. You will revive a code when your page is confirmed as having at least 5 products in your gallery meeting requirements.
For each person you refer that mentions your name when signing up, you will receive 1 LB of butter. You will be given this code for your glass once the promotion is over, or you ask, what ever comes first. The person you refer must also have 5 products up on their gallery for you to earn the LB of color.
SECTION 3: ELEV8 ARTIST OBLIGATION & RESPONSIBILITIES
3.1 – Do not post trash
Elev8 Artists will abide by the code of conduct of Elev8.
3.2 – Shipping
The artist is fully responsible for all shipping of the product. It is up to you to ask the customer to pay to ship if you want them to. You must ship within 5 days of receiving the funds for the art. You must provide the customer a tracking number
3.3 – Payment
Payment is between you and the customer. Elev8 takes zero fees and is not part of this sales transaction. If there is any issues with payment this is between the artist and the customer.
3.1 – Reply to your customer in a timely fashion
This is about making the sale and offering great customer service. Please know that as a community the customer feels comfortable with the Elev8 Artists. Ignoring or not shipping items will lead to removal.
3.2 – Failure to Meet Obligations
Failure to meet obligations will result first in the communication in the form of an email and or phone call from a Company staff member. If the Elev8 Artist is unable or unwilling to fulfill their duties as explained to them after conversion is had, the Elev8 Artists’ agreement with the Company will be terminated.
SECTION 4: LOCAL LAWS AND ORDINANCES
4.1 – Adherence to Laws and Ordinances
Brand Ambassadors shall comply with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations in the conduct of their businesses. Many cities and counties have laws regulating certain home-based businesses. In most cases these ordinances are not applicable to Brand Ambassadors because of the nature of their business. However, Brand Ambassadors must obey those laws that do apply to them. If a city or county official tells a Brand Ambassador that an ordinance applies to them, the Brand Ambassador shall be polite and cooperative, and immediately send a copy of the ordinance to the Company Staff.
4.2 – Status as Independent Contractor
The Elev8 Artist is, and is intended to be, an independent contractor with respect to the Commitments and all services to be performed by them pursuant to this Agreement; the Company shall have no right to direct or control the manner in which the Elev8 Artist to the Company is that of an independent contractor, and nothing herein shall be construed as creating an employee, partner, joint venture, or other relationship.
4.3 – Grant of License; Ownership of Photographs/Videos
The Elev8 Artist grants to Company and Company hereby accepts a non-transferable license to use any photography/videos the Elev8 Artist personally submits to Company, its representatives, and employees, and assigns, the irrevocable and unrestricted right to use and publish photographs/videos the Elev8 Artist submits to Company. The Elev8 Artist agrees that any new photographs/videos that are produced by Company are owned by Company. The Elev8 Artist agrees that any photographs/videos they personally submit to Company by posting on social media and using any Elev8 hashtags or @, and any new photographs/videos can be used for printed material, editorial trade, publicity, exhibits, marketing, electronic form, illustration, production, web content, social media, publishing, advertising, and any other purpose and in any manner and medium; and to alter the same without restriction. The Elev8 Artist agrees and understands that there will be no financial or any other reimbursement for the use of any of the photographs/videos. The Elev8 Artist releases Company, its representatives, and employees from all claims, and liabilities relating to all photographs/videos that have been tagged with anything Elev8
SECTION 5: CANCELLATION OF AGREEMENT
5.1 – Cancellation or Forfeit of Elev8 Artist Agreement
If at anytime an Elev8 Artist wishes to discontinue or cancel with Company, just delete your account. Elev8 and any of it’s entities are released from any obligations.
On any Social Media site, you have previously identified yourself as a Brand Ambassador, you must conspicuously disclose that you are no longer a Brand Ambassador of Elev8. The company will also discontinue using any photographs that the Brand Ambassador personally submitted within 90 days of cancelation. Any photographs or videos produced by Company are owned by Company and can be used after the agreement cancelation.
5.2 – Termination of Elev8 Artist Agreement
The company may terminate the Elev8 Artist Agreement for any reason at any time and will be effective immediately.
5.3 – Failure to Meet Obligations and Responsibilities
If aElev8 Artist fails to promote themselves and the Elev8 brand per the guidelines listed, Elev8 Artist Agreements may be canceled per the discretion of Company staff.