Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
Coming up Labor Day weekend is Art in the Pearl in Portland, OR. This show originated in 1997 after the demise of the big deal, big sponsor, Artquake. Artquake relied heavily on corporate sponsorship and drew 200,000 people to the Pearl neighborhood where it was envisioned as "a massive ticketed spectacle that featured international performances alongside local jugglers and mimes."
The money did not materialize to sustain Artquake (we're talking 100's of 1000's of dollars to support…Continue