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Donna Beaubien
  • Troy, MI
  • United States
  • painting, 2D MM, fibers, &…
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Nancy Gordon left a comment for Donna Beaubien
"hello - i live in chicago - have a sister in birmingham, mi - am a collage artist specializing in dogs, cats, birds....pets - looking to network and promote my art - trying to set up my etsy site - struggling to photograph my 3-dimensional stuff so…"
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Donna Beaubien received a gift from Connie Mettler
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Connie Mettler commented on Donna Beaubien's blog post Can Art save a Mall
"Great news, Donna. I know you are doing a great job. That is wonderful about the sales. I look forward to a wrap up when you close, and in the meantime also, if you have the time!"
Nov 27, 2009
Donna Beaubien posted a blog post

Can Art save a Mall

Connie, thank you so much for your comments about the Village Fine Art Gallery, Rochester Hills, MI.The shopping center contacted me October 14 and asked me to open a gallery in an empty store. November 16, I opened and started selling November 14.The first customer who purchased before the gallery opened, was so happy to see the gallery, that she brought me homemade cookies. She has been in 2 more times since then.Yesterday, I was there alone. I thought no one would be shopping at the gallery,…See More
Nov 26, 2009
Donna Beaubien is now a member of Art Fair Insiders
Nov 26, 2009

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Your Medium
painting, 2D MM, fibers, & Art Show Director
Years in the Art Fair Business
32 years
First show ever
With Warren Society of Arts at Macomb Mall, Clinton Twp, MI.
I directed that show also.
What is your website?
http://www.FineArtAtTheVillage.com
What are the best things about art fairs
The art, the sales, hopefully and the artists. Love it all. Will never retire as long as I have my health.
Best show ever and why
Art & Apples, sales, sales and more sales. That was in the 90's and those days are long gone. Still do the show, but sales are not good.
Worst show ever and why
Crocker Park, with the Guild. Well organized, but zero sales.
Who referred you to ArtFairInsiders.com? Please be specific.
My good friend Connie.

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Can Art save a Mall

Posted on November 26, 2009 at 1:12pm 1 Comment

Connie, thank you so much for your comments about the Village Fine Art Gallery, Rochester Hills, MI.

The shopping center contacted me October 14 and asked me to open a gallery in an empty store. November 16, I opened and started selling November 14.



The first customer who purchased before the gallery opened, was so happy to see the gallery, that she brought me homemade cookies. She has been in 2 more times since then.



Yesterday, I was there alone. I thought no one… Continue

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At 5:16pm on January 01, 2011, Jim Parker gave Donna Beaubien a gift
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Happy Birthday Donna!
At 7:51am on January 31, 2010, Nancy Gordon said…
hello - i live in chicago - have a sister in birmingham, mi - am a collage artist specializing in dogs, cats, birds....pets - looking to network and promote my art - trying to set up my etsy site - struggling to photograph my 3-dimensional stuff so it looks as good on-line as it does in reality - wish me luck!!! - my site is www.petcollage.etsy.com - just a banner and blurb so far - but feedback welcome - thanks - nancy gordon
At 10:57am on November 27, 2009, Connie Mettler gave Donna Beaubien a gift
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Welcome, Donna. Thanks for joining and taking time to write a post. Happy holidays
 
 
 

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