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Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals

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Art Show Reviews - what do you get from them, could they be better

When reading a review I always read between the lines. This is why.   I have done a lot of shows where one artist on my right does exceptio…

Started by Jennifer K. Hamilton in Art Fair DiscussionsLatest Reply

Born Again Artist

I've been scanning AFI for months now searching for clues as to what to expect from the shows out there.  I started in this racket back in…

Started by Peter Grimord in Business of Art FairsLatest Reply

Much Bigger Show, Much More $$

Okay, I have some questions on going bigger, and hopefully better, as far as shows.  Most of my shows' booth fees have been in the $60-$150…

Started by Cindy Welch in Crafts and Craft FairsLatest Reply

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Welcome to Art Fair Insiders!

New to Art Fairs, or considering taking the plunge? Introduce yourself and find new friends in the art show and crafts business. Questions about the business? Before you ask look at the Forum categories below please! Try using the search box at top to find the wealth of information that's already been posted. If there's no answer post your question in Newbies Central discussion area.

931 5 hours ago
Reply by Christina L. Towell

Jurying for Art Fairs & Craft Shows

Preparing images for jury, presenting images, booth slides, zapplication, etc.

395 9 minutes ago
Reply by kara unland

Booth Examples and Reviews

When submitting to a jury, your booth shot can make THE difference between acceptance and rejection. If you would like feedback on your booth shot, submit your questions and photos here.

99 yesterday
Reply by Diane Wright

Art Fair Equipment, Vendors & Suppliers

What works? What's best? How can you make it better? Tents, weights, lighting, panels, art supplies, etc.

595 on Monday
Reply by A.L. Swartz

Business of Art Fairs

Taxes, self-employment issues, insurance, credit card processing, and more...

391 on Tuesday
Reply by Peter Grimord

Marketing & Sales of Your Art and Crafts

Share tips on marketing, making sales and presentation of art at the shows.

219 Mar 26
Reply by Kendra Bennett

Crafts and Craft Fairs

Crafts, craft shows, crafters, crafting, and all the fun of being crafty!

80 Apr 1
Reply by Alison Thomas

Art Show Information

Talk about specific art shows, includes questions & discussion not already posted on ArtShowReviews.com

922 19 hours ago
Reply by Sandy Walker

Art Fair Discussions

All the dirt, all the glory, the art show business topics that don't fit into other categories... (Don't post specific show reviews or questions here but in the Show Information category above please!)

882 on Thursday
Reply by Ruth Jellema

Web Site Reviews, Internet Marketing and Tech

Web site reviews, e-commerce tips, and online marketing Q&A to help you sell more online after the show is over. Show us your website and we'll review it here.

144 Feb 26
Reply by Connie Mettler

Questions & Answers for New Members

Don't be shy. Ask the veterans. We have all the answers!

174 17 hours ago
Reply by Richard L. Sherer

Hotel Tips, Home and Room Sharing for Artists

Let's save some money. Looking to share a room at an art fair or do you live near a show? Make connections here to save money and make a new friend. Got any leads on hotel prices near a show? Let us know. Also, share Priceline tips here and lodging options.

63 on Monday
Reply by Connie Mettler

Everything Else

Share the news of your life - awards, babies, marriages, commissions, publishing, etc. What else would you like to talk about that doesn't fit a category? We're interested in all your personal stories, too.

273 15 hours ago
Reply by Mel Hamrick

In Memoriam

Share information about people who are part of the art fair community: artists, artist partners, show organizers, etc.

34 Mar 24
Reply by Kathleen V. Smith

Artists Fund Raising, Kickstarter & contests

Looking for help as a result of an accident or financial need or wanting to win an online competition? Post your Kickstarter project, GoFundMe, or emergency fund raising here. Trying to win a competition online? We'll share it on FB and other social media.

22 Apr 3
Reply by Connie Mettler

Wholesale Business

Talk about wholesaling fine art and fine craft, both at the large wholesale markets, using a rep and on your own. What are the benefits and pitfalls?

7 Nov 27, 2014
Reply by carrie jacobson

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