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Black Pro Panels for Sale in SE Florida

Posted by Ren Dittfield on September 28, 2016 at 3:49pm 0 Comments

I have Black Pro Panels For Sale

10 - 7’ Original Pro Panels with Skirts to fit a 10 x 10 exhibit

84” Tall Frame, support system

LED Track Lighting

Three Print Bins

River Clay Fine Arts Festival Decatur, Alabama

Posted by Craig Roderick and Sara Beck on September 27, 2016 at 10:10pm 2 Comments

Last weekend was the 2nd annual River Clay Fine Arts Festival in Decatur, Alabama.  We were there for the first festival last year, making this our first repeat show. Decatur is located in north central Alabama on the banks of Wheeler Lake, a part of the Tennessee River system. The site is the park surrounding city hall in the downtown area and adjacent to a new arts center located about a block away. 

There were approximately 80 artists.  From our observations the quality of the work…


Call for Artists: Alden B. Dow Museum Holiday Art Fair 2016

Posted by Connie Mettler on September 27, 2016 at 4:37pm 0 Comments

November 12 & 13

Midland, Michigan

Presented by: Midland Center for the Arts

90 artists

Deadline:  September 30…


Funky Ferndale Art Show

Posted by Nels Johnson on September 27, 2016 at 3:00pm 6 Comments

Ferndale is a north Detroit suburb that is going from a decaying old town into becoming a very "now" kind of scene.

It happened last weekend. You do an early Friday setup and then the show runs 3-7 that day and10-7 Sat. And 11-6 on Sunday.

It is a tight setup on the Main Street there. Most booths are back to back with zero storage. There is a wee bit of storage on one of the sides. Artists can store on sidewalk in front of them.

It is run by a savvy Detroit area promoter, Mark… Continue

Shipping to someone's shipper overseas

Posted by Steve. Apple on September 26, 2016 at 9:00am 10 Comments

Recently received an email telling me that someone in australia wanted to purchase my work in quantity.

this is what i got, i would like some opinions from anyone.   I have heard these email's are not to be trusted  

How are you doing today! I'm very much interested in purchasing some of

>> your products but firstly i want to make an inquiry if you can ship

>> directly to us here in Australia…


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