Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
The pros and cons of opening an art gallery are discussed by a prospective owner, a past owner and a current owner.
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Photographer, Larry Sohn, is seeking some advice concerning what to pack for the road. I'm sure many of you could share some of your trial and error experiences with him...
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Presented by the Milwaukee Art Museum
Deadline: December 13
Application fee: $35; Booth fee: $500
I haven't been writing much lately. I have done a bunch of shows this year (26) and truly have just beat myself up physically.....Plus, the time in-between has been studio "bust a move" time...to keep the inventory fresh and plentiful. But I figured that I would end up the year reviewing my last two shows.
Two weeks ago I did Cincinnati Winterfair. Based at the Covington Convention Center, which is nicely equipped with rugs and big pushcarts to load in our work. The booth fee…Continue
I know that just about everyone, with some exception, has had a down year and, for some, Tempe was just a continuation of that trend. For me, thankfully, it was "okay". The bottom line is I didn't lose money but didn't make much either. I made about the same at the spring show. Read between the lines, this show is not making a lot of money for some artist/attendees.
The administration of this show has changed hands since spring. Kate Borders, President / Executive Director of Downtown…Continue
And, the envelope please...Award winners from this Falls Tempe Festival of the Arts
2016 FALL FESTIVAL
AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED
BEST OF SHOW
Chandler, AZ – 1106
BEST BOOTH DISPLAY
Allen & Williams Pottery
Carpinteria, CA – 1107
Oakland, CA – 1113