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TIP OF THE DAY: Scottsdale Arts Festival 2017

S. Brian Berkun breaks down the Scottsdale show for us in his recent critique.  It was disappointing for him although the amenities and overall organization received high marks.  Were any of you there?  Would you like to voice your opinion?  

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Call for Artists: 43rd Annual Mount Gretna Outdoor Art Show

Posted by Connie Mettler on March 23, 2017 at 6:30am 0 Comments

August 19 & 20

Mount Gretna, PA

260 Artists

Deadline: April 1

Application Fee: $25;  Booth Fee: $380

The Mount Gretna Outdoor Art Show is held on the streets and in the parks of Mount Gretna, a Victorian resort community…


Scottsdale Arts Festival 2017

Posted by S Brian Berkun on March 22, 2017 at 12:30pm 3 Comments

It had been 6 years since the last time I participated in this show, even had a different portfolio of work to show, but the results were little better then the last time. I even had a better booth location, or so I thought.

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Show Hours and Dates: Scottsdale Arts Festival. March 10 -12.  Fri & Sat 10- 6, Sun 10 -5


The show is set up inside the the Scottdale Civic Center Park which has meandering…


Call for Artists: Shelby Township Art Fair

Posted by Connie Mettler on March 22, 2017 at 7:00am 0 Comments

August 12 & 13
Shelby Township, Michigan
presented by the Parks & Recreation Dept.
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Fairhope Arts and Crafts Festival Another Take

Posted by Craig Roderick and Sara Beck on March 21, 2017 at 8:23am 8 Comments

Margaret covered most of the essentials in her post but we wanted to provide a little more information about our experience.  At the outset, I want to make it clear I do not intend to be bitchy or disagreeable in any way.  My intent on writing these reviews is to provide specific information about shows that we do in order to assist others in deciding if they want to apply in the future. I try to do so in an entertaining way.  But I am so upset at what happened at this show that I might seem…


Call for Artists: 22nd West End Art Festival

Posted by Connie Mettler on March 21, 2017 at 7:00am 0 Comments

September 9 & 10   
La Grange, Illinois
Presented by: La Grange Business Association
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