Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
The KIA art Fair was last weekend. Artists setup early on Friday morn and the Fair is from 3pm-8pm that day.
Then on Saturday it runs from 9-5. No Sunday show.
It is setup in a beautiful downtown park, Bronson Park. Artists have plenty of room around and in the rear of their booths.
Setup and teardown are pretty mellow. You do…Continue
This show was last weekend. Melbourne is by the Intercoastal on the Atlantic Ocean in Florida.
The Show has been going on a long time, and until two years ago, it was always held on the streets in downtown. Right by all the bars and restaurants. It drew big crowds and they bought. They also had one of the largest Patron Purchase Awards system, over $100K pledged.
Then two years ago the show moved to a municipal park, northwest and…Continue
Mainsail was last weekend at a waterfront park in downtown St. Petersburg,FL.
This is my hometown, although I live across the bay in Ybor City.
St. Pete has blossomed.
There are trendy restaurants and galleries everywhere.
Tall high rise condos sprout up faster than you can say “Jimminy Cricket”.
There are a lot more monied people running around town.
Some of them actually buy…Continue
This Show was the second weekend in March, same time as Vero.
Do not waste your time with this show, it is a loser for people trying to sell art.
A little background.
Apollo Beach is about 30 minutes South of my Ybor house. I have used it as a bailout show whenever I do not get in Vero.
I have done it for more than 10 years and could usually grind out $1500-$2000 and I slept in my own bed.…Continue