Advisory Notes

CARFAC Advisory Notes and publications are available to members through the National and affiliate offices.  Contact for prices and availability.


  1. Artist/ Dealer Checklist
  2. Artist/Exhibition Checklist
  3. Artist/Murals Checklist
  4. Artist/Public Gallery Checklist
  5. Business Entities for Artists
  6. Copyright and Commissioned Works
  7. Copyright for Visual Artists
  8. Donating Your Artwork
  9. Exhibiting/selling works Outside Canada
  10. GST and Artists: A Summary of the Guide on Art and Entertainment
  11. Guidelines for Organizing Art Commission Competitions
  12. Guidelines for Professional Standards in the Organization of Fund Raising Events
  13. Guidelines for Professional Standards in the Organization of Juried Exhibitions
  14. Hidden Dangers in the Sale of Artworks
  15. Information on Retransmission Rights
  16. Insuring Your Artwork
  17. Loan Agreement for Purpose of Sale/ Art on the Menu
  18. Marketing for Visual Artists
  19. Model Releases
  20. Negotiation for Visual Artists
  21. Notes on Art in Public Places
  22. Original Prints
  23. Preparing Your Tax Returns
  24. Sample Artist/Mural Contract -Notes
  25. Trademarks and Tradenames
  26. Using Photographic Images as Source Material
  27. Warehouse Studio Health and Safety
  28. When is a Photocopy an Original Print?
  29. Writing for Visual Artists
  30. Artist Groups
  31. Health Hazards/ Safety Tips for Artists
  32. Studio Health and Safety Checklist