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Joseph Murray
  • Jefferson, IA
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Joseph Murray replied to Jill Dunn's discussion Perplexed About A Wait List
"       Just another wonderful example how artists are regularly ripped off .   Just saying !"
Apr 6
Joseph Murray commented on Ron Mellott's blog post Juries, Jurors and Scores of "1" - an option to consider
"     Well said Ron !    No need for me to elaborate at all .   You are expressing what a lot of artists think but many are afraid to express . Sad to say but true . They do not want to be blackballed by shows .  …"
Mar 15
Joseph Murray commented on Ron Mellott's blog post Juries, Jurors and Scores of "1" - an option to consider
"   HI Connie !   You are correct I fear .  Not many will do anything about their systems as long as the show fills up with artists and they pay their hard earned money to them . When that slows down and they can not fill up the…"
Mar 12
Joseph Murray commented on Ron Mellott's blog post Juries, Jurors and Scores of "1" - an option to consider
"  Well said Carrie !    Just imagine how many more artists face the same dilemma that you and I face across America . We paint our soul and put it on whatever medium we choose and it is not good enough because it is not edgy or…"
Mar 12
Joseph Murray commented on Ron Mellott's blog post Juries, Jurors and Scores of "1" - an option to consider
"   Hi Cheryl !             You go girl --you definitely understand the system as it exists today .  Art shows would sure fold in a hurry if we decided not  to show up or not apply to shows or pay the…"
Mar 11
Joseph Murray commented on Ron Mellott's blog post Juries, Jurors and Scores of "1" - an option to consider
"     I have been following this closely since I commented on Ron's discussions .  I could have went into some personal stories of unfair jurists--but it sounds like sour cookies .  The system is not fair . It is biased…"
Mar 9
Joseph Murray commented on Ron Mellott's blog post Juries, Jurors and Scores of "1" - an option to consider
"     Absolutely right on target !   I worked for the Iowa Lottery for over 10 years--the system can be accomplished fairly and work .  Certainly would be better odds than what artists face today with the jury systems . …"
Mar 6
Joseph Murray commented on Ron Mellott's blog post Juries, Jurors and Scores of "1" - an option to consider
"       I have been a member of this site for quite a few years .  This is probably the best idea I have seen yet .  Artists are at the mercy of some so-called experts ( jurists)  in art that we have to pay to even…"
Mar 5

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Your Medium
Watercolor & Acrylic on Watercolor Canvas
Years in the Art Fair Business
10
First show ever
Gallery in Jefferson, Iowa
What are the best things about art fairs
social interaction with public and other artists . Financial considerations from collectors
Best show ever and why
rather not say
Worst show ever and why
rather not say
Who referred you to ArtFairInsiders.com? Please be specific.
Sonja Thompson --artist from Callendar, Iowa

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At 9:58pm on August 9, 2010, Connie Mettler said…
Welcome to ArtFairInsiders.com, Joseph. I'm pleased to see you here and look forward to getting to know you.

When you have a chance, please add a photo to your profile and stop by the Discussions area to introduce yourself. We all look forward to your participation here. Also visit the "member map" and add your location. We have a lot to offer one another, experienced and newbie alike. Let's make this a dynamic site!

Best wishes,
Connie Mettler

p.s. The best way to make this system easy to use is to click on the "Follow-Email me" link at the bottom of each Forum discussion that interests you. That way the system will email you automatically whenever anyone responds. It's a great time-saver.

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