Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
Every so often it is fun to get to know some of our newer AFI members. So, here are a few of our members who have done some very unique things.Ann Dickinson Sargent is a prize-winning poet who has…Continue
I just stopped in to Connie's last Thursday before I had to go out of town. I knew Norm was getting bad but I really thought he would still be with us when I got back from Atlanta. I was very upset…Continue
I will be in Atlanta this coming weekend and was wondering if there are very many AFI members who are doing the Chastain Park Arts Festival. Let me know if you are doing the show. I am thinking of…Continue
This was the 22nd year for the Garage Sale Art Fair. I love coming to this show. There is something for everyone here. This show is held the last Saturday of February. Winter can be rough in Kalamazoo and by the end of February people are ready to get out and shop.
The show is put on by Bonnie…Continue
The Elkhart For the Love of Art Show was held on March 12, 2016. This show is held in the Elkhart RV Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is located not far from the Elkhart City limits. It is also right off of the I 80 Indiana Toll Road which makes it very visible to people coming from the toll road or from Michigan.
The RV Hall of Fame sits in the center of a huge open area. There were signs along the road in Michigan and near the Hall of Fame announcing the art show. They…Continue
I just want to thank Jeff Gracz for submitting several show reviews this month. He wrote reviews for several west coast shows. We are always looking for some west coast shows to help out artists on the west coast.
You all know how important it is to have an idea of what to expect before applying to an art show. Nobody likes to be blindsided once you get to a show and find out it is nothing like you hoped it would be. That is why art show reviews are so important. You can find…Continue
The Garage Sale Art Fair was held February 27th. I really look forward to this show every year. It is great fun catching up with people and the deals are crazy good. Usually I am there as a shopper. This year I went with Connie to sell some of Norm's art fair equipment and his art work. I have not helped…Continue