Art Fair Insiders

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

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How I Research Art Shows - Part 2

How I Research Art Shows – Part 2 Eureka! The Art Show Reviews site has a person, Julie Cottin, who is taking care of getting the reviews p…

Started by Richard L. Sherer in Art Show Information and DiscussionsLatest Reply

How I Research Art Shows - Part 3, The Last Part

How I Research Art Shows – Part 3, The Last Part Up until now we have had lists of shows and reviews to read to evaluate which shows in our…

Started by Richard L. Sherer in Art Show Information and DiscussionsLatest Reply

How Do You Research Shows?

Nels and I have been bantering back and forth about art show reviews (“Art Show Reviews – Just Curious”) and this thought came to me this m…

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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.

1047 on Monday
Reply by Shari Akers

Ask the Photographer

Questions about images, camera settings, lighting, backgrounds and anything else you might want to know about your jury images can be asked. Larry Berman has been working with artists for over 10 years helping them improve their jury images.

2 May 25
Reply by Larry Berman

Jurying for Art Fairs & Craft Shows

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

411 May 2
Reply by Paula Decker Haynes

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.

133 Jun 1
Reply by Wendy Merkle

Art Fair Equipment, Vendors & Suppliers

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

675 Jun 21
Reply by Marilyn Weisberg

For Sale or Trade

sell your art show related equipment or supplies

152 yesterday
2014 Nissan NV 1500
by Kenneth Kudulis

Business of Art Fairs

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

422 yesterday
Reply by Christopher Alexander

Marketing & Sales of Your Art and Crafts

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

236 Jun 22
Reply by Brandi Powell

Art Show Information and Discussions

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

2005 Jun 21
Reply by Jennifer Brewer Stone

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.

155 May 27
Reply by Sara Hoffland

Questions & Answers for New Members

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

195 Jun 19
Sharing a tent (in Florida)- How to?
by Brian Channing

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.

70 May 19
Reply by Linnea Lahlum

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.

350 Jun 12
Reply by Nora Swanson

In Memoriam

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

41 Jun 14
Reply by Greg Little

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?

10 5 hours ago
Learn How to Wholesale Your Handmade Work
by Carolyn Edlund

Southwest Artists Group

Let's share information about shows in the Southwest - you don't have to live there to join in.

4 May 6
Reply by Larry Berman


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