Autograph collection is one of the most popular hobbies in the world. Collecting celebrity autograph is a popular way to make yourself happy, if you are a fond of celebrities. With this hobby, you can keeps in touch with your favorite celebrity. During your financial crisis, your autographs collection may be useful to avoid that crisis at some level. In this article, we have provided the best tips and guide on how to collect celebrity autographs through various medium. So, let’s see!
How to Collect Celebrity Autographs [Best Tips & Guide]
1. Snail Mail
Snail Mail is the best way to collect celebrity autographs for your collection. It was heavily used method in the past. Right now, it is also a popular method but the popularity has been decreased in the recent time after invention of digital autographs. Many fans collect their favorite celebrity’s autograph through their Smartphone or computer. However, it is not an original autograph.
In this method, you have to prepare a well explained letter, describing about yourself and hobby. You should not forget to attach a self-addressed self-envelope (SASE) to get more success in getting replies from your favorite celebrity. You should also attach a photograph of your favorite celebrity. So, they do not require to print photographs for you.
If you are in contact with other autographs collector, then you should exchange autographs with them to increase your collection as well as help others to increase their collection. It is one of the most popular ways to get your desired autograph by giving autograph which you have in double. However, you just need to find out only trusted autograph collectors otherwise someone will cheat you by giving fake autographs. So, be aware in autograph exchange with other collectors. Trust is the most important factor in this method.
Only a few celebrity will send out their autographs through an email request. It is not a popular way to collect celebrity autographs. Still, a few celebrity will send you their personally signed photographs, card, or other things by an email request. It is also difficult to find out an email address of specific celebrity.
4. Signing Event
A few celebrity across the world organizes signing event for their fans. Most of these events are paid. You have to pay some charges as fixed by the organizers or celebrity him/herself. It is the best way to get your favorite celebrity autograph in person to avoid any fake one. However, you have to travel at the particular location to get his/her autograph.
It is also one of the most popular ways to collect celebrity autographs. It is not possible for everyone to collect autographs during an event of autographs, in person or get autograph in snail mail. So, what they do? They ask other fellow autograph collectors if they are willing to sell their collection or a single autograph. Please keep in mind, you should buy autographs from trusted and known collectors.
Article first published on April 2, 2015.