"Amy - If we get any money back that would be amazing. The reality is that by canceling 36 hours before the show, I'm guessing most of the costs were incurred. I would rather see the show make good on their "supplier" bills…"
"I also agree with the call to cancel the show, but not so sure about the "partial refund" that was referred to in the cancellation e-mail or the time frame of a "few weeks" to let us know if we will be getting a refund. Do you…"
"No alternate date and that makes sense. Too many complications not the least of which is artists starting to head to FL soon. Every artist I spoke to/heard from agreed this was the right decision and all are looking forward to applying next year."
"I was at that presentation, flash mobs, dancers, to attract the public and make the event interactive ... sure looked like fun, may bring in the people and they'll want to be there again next year -- BUT -- that turns the artists into part of…"
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.
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