"PHew! Well, I'm certainly glad that you ate and drank well in Ferndale, Nels. Almost your best tequila report ever. I'm a little wondering though about "barbecue carrots apple" ??
This is a young people's town, lots of young…"
November 12 & 13 Midland, Michigan Presented by: Midland Center for the Arts 90 artists Deadline: September 30 Application Fee: $35Booth Fees: start at $150 single, $275 double The Holiday Art Fair is held indoors at Midland Center for the Arts. The center is transformed into a holiday festival with approximately 90 artists' booths, a Sweet Shop offering fresh, baked…See More
"Many things attract me to a booth -- sometimes it is the background color, sometimes there is a display that is unusual. For sure there needs to be work that is hanging way above eye level, in case there is a crowd and eye level, or table level…"
"Connie you have so much more experience than me and many of us... I would love to know what you have seen in the past that is "irresistible" to patrons?
I mean, the low hanging fruit is "new and different" but that doesn't…"
"It was an intetrsting crowd mix, mostly tourist on Saturday and more locals on Sunday. We were on Vaughn, facing the river, and had some good shade from large tall trees. Further up the hill, it was hotter than blazes. Saturday's sales were…"
Ann Arbor Summer Art Fair 2001 - best sales ever at an art show, lots of money flowing in the streets of Ann Arbor. We went home and paid all our bills!
Worst show ever and why
As beginners, grasping at anything, got talked into an "art show" at Boysville, a fundraiser at a rural boy's reformatory. The first day we pocketed $5 in sales. Instead of spending the night we cancelled our hotel reservation and went home.
Who referred you to ArtFairInsiders.com? Please be specific.
I started ArtFairInsiders.com to build an online community around the nation's art fair business so artists and others could connect with one another for mutual support and fellowship.
Thank you Connie, I appreciate it. I am an artist and a face painter (also dog walker!) and right now I am in my busy season with face painting. I will be focusing more on this when things get a bit quieter.