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Booth picture review

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Museums Versus Art Galleries

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Are better craft shows fizzling out?

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Is Face Painting "Art"?

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Open House

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Art Shows & Spouses

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fire compliance for indoor show

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Inept or a Scam? Holding a Fair and Nobody Comes

Started by Connie Mettler in Business of Art Fairs. Last reply by Robert M. Wallis 5 hours ago. 3 Replies

Can someone explain the tent walls to me?

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So has anyone tried Apple pay?

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Theft and destruction at an art fair? Learn what the artist (Nels Johnson)  and his fellow artists did about it: An Artist's Worst Nightmare

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Call for Artists: South Miami Rotary Arts Festival

Posted by Connie Mettler on October 24, 2014 at 8:00am 1 Comment

February 21 & 22 

Miami, Florida

31st Annual Festival

Downtown South Miami on Sunset Drive

10am-6pm Saturday, 10am-5pm Sunday

145 Exhibitors

Deadline: November 5



Started as a small show in 1984, the event has grown into one of Miami-Dade County's most anticipated festivals. Dozens of…

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Podcast: Using a BFA to Create a Robust Ceramic Tile Company

Posted by Connie Mettler on October 23, 2014 at 10:00pm 0 Comments

Tuesday - October 28 - 3 pm ET

Nawal Motawi joins us to talk about her journey from art school graduate to founder of an award-winning Ann Arbor-based nationally known art studio, Motawi Tileworks, that creates unique handmade tile reflecting the classic…

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Can't find that pesky information? A few tips

Posted by Connie Mettler on October 22, 2014 at 8:30am 11 Comments

Tip for writers on ArtFairInsiders.com -- readers too

"Why can't I find something I know is on this site?" "What happened to my show review?" "Where is that information about the best tent, show, lodging deal, funny story, jury tip, safety idea, etc.?

This site thrives on your participation and your stories, questions and reviews. Thousands…

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Call for Artists: Des Moines Arts Festival

Posted by Connie Mettler on October 19, 2014 at 6:38pm 0 Comments

June 26-28

Des Moines, Iowa

Downtown at Western Gateway Park

surrounding the John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park

194 Artists 

Deadline: October 31…

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Joan Pinkus commented on Nels Johnson's blog post AN ARTIST' WORST NIGHTMARE--YOUR BOOTH GETS DESTROYED AT AN ART SHOW
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Vivian Gaston replied to Vivian Gaston's discussion Booth picture review
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