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S. Michelle Babcock
  • Lawrence, KS
  • United States
  • Jewelry
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S. Michelle Babcock's Discussions

Dynamic Display systems jewelry cases, New Options

Started this discussion. Last reply by Cynthia Soboti May 12, 2017. 2 Replies

NEW OPTIONS Will Lower Price by 500.00 for all four cases and pedestals! Lower individual double cases by $100.00 and bridge with tower by $120.00.Selling my Dynamic Display System set up. Due to…Continue

Tags: prices, more, options, lower, Display

Dynamic Display Jewelry Cases

Started this discussion. Last reply by Cynthia Soboti May 14, 2017. 2 Replies

Selling my Dynamic Display System set up. Due to Health issues I am no longer doing outdoor shows.These cases really brought up my level of getting into shows. They give you the professional look and…Continue

Tags: display, show, used, cases, jewelry

Artfest Dallas to do or not

Started this discussion. Last reply by S. Michelle Babcock Mar 4, 2012. 1 Reply

After being bit by one Texas show I am a bit leery of signing up for this. So can anyone out there tell me how last years ArtFest Dallas was. I don't want to travel that far for a minimal crowd.

Tags: Dallas, Artfest

Florida shows recommendation?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Geoff Coe Jul 28, 2011. 3 Replies

I'm looking to do some Florida shows this winter. What are your recommendations? I do enamel cloisonné jewelry. So my prices are rather high end.

Tags: shows., art, Florida

 

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S. Michelle Babcock replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"That is funny. I blame my husband whenever I can."
Mar 11, 2013
Jacque Crable replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"The last show of 2012 I forgot the credit card machine, I made up a sign and put it in front of the cash register, Sorry, My husband forgot the credit card machine, then my husband went with a marker crossed off his name and inserted mine. It was…"
Mar 11, 2013
Robert Wallis replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"Hah! I hear you on that one ! I've lost my shorts at several shows this summer :-("
Jul 4, 2012
Richard L. Sherer replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"I left an aluminum attaché with sterling silver buckles and buckle sets home. Important add on sales for my belts. I drove home around midnight the night before the show to get it. One buckle sale more than pays for the gas. I print out a…"
Jul 4, 2012
S. Michelle Babcock replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"It is fun to see what we have all left behind. My last show I left my brain at home and after it was over I left my arse at the park."
May 27, 2012
courtney gillen replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
" One time I was doing a small local show.  My car was in the shop so I actually took a cab, it was a table provided, small church kind of show. A day before I had been taking pictures of earrings, only one earring in each shot.  Well…"
May 27, 2012
Jan Bostwick replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"I seemed to have left something behind from almost every show this year.  One was my track lighting for a show in PA (I am in Michigan).  I still had time to have them overnight them, but the us postal service screwed up and the lights…"
May 26, 2012
Pauline Haas-Vaughn replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"I did recently hear a duct tape nightmare story though....a glass fuser had a display board and secured it with duct tape on a hot sunny day. The tape gave way as it got hot and the whole thing with a bunch of her work came crashing to the…"
May 26, 2012
Robert Wallis replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"That one's worth a drum roll and a rim shot ;-)"
Apr 18, 2012
Connie Mettler replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"me, I don't think I'd take a flasher home with me..."
Apr 18, 2012
merri pattinian replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"Yes...we drove 3 hours only to realize we left our tent roof in the garage...we had to turn around and go home to get it. We also left a flasher on the sidewalk as we packed jup and left it behind...."
Apr 18, 2012
Karole Bowlds replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"That's the one thing I have never forgotten! Duct tape!! I keep a roll in the studio, and one in the show cart tool drawer!"
Apr 16, 2012
Karole Bowlds replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"Mine were new beadwoven bracelets,,,and a few new necklace earring sets, but sales were still good! I realized when looking at the naked display- and had that "hit head here moment", and just continued setting up. Sure enough, when I got…"
Apr 16, 2012
S. Michelle Babcock replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"Dave, you can build a country with duct tape. If Tom Hanks had duct tape on that island with him he would have gotten off the island sooner. Apollo 13 would have run out of oxygen without duct tape. I should do a piece in honor of duct tape."
Apr 16, 2012
Dave Hinde replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"Today is Monday and my first outdoor show is Saturday.  I loaded all the tent and display racks yesterday, and just have my Art Work to load.  Still, I've sent myself two emails today (from my "day" job) reminding me to pack…"
Apr 16, 2012
S. Michelle Babcock replied to S. Michelle Babcock's discussion What have you left behind?
"I have a list in the computer, but then get in too big of a hurry print it up. I should probably pull it up and make some changes since we changed the display. @ Karole I left all my new earrings twice."
Apr 16, 2012

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Your Medium
Jewelry
Years in the Art Fair Business
8
First show ever
Art in the Park...Lawrence, KS
What is your website?
http://michellesenamels.com
What are the best things about art fairs
Meeting the people. Showing my work.
Best show ever and why
Brookside Art Show.
Worst show ever and why
Zona Rosa....no crowd although the best amenities ever.
Who referred you to ArtFairInsiders.com? Please be specific.
Found on the web.

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Art Westport and Hidden Glenn two Kansas City Shows

Posted on September 21, 2010 at 4:33pm 9 Comments

I just finished The Hidden Glenn Art show and the week before Art Westport in Kansas City. Westport started out rough because we left our sides to the tent at home so my husband had to return home to get them. I stated to set up my jewelry cases and then the rain came and was blowing into the tent so instead of setting up I was stacking every thing in the middle to keep things as dry as possible. So that delayed my set up by three hours causing me to be still setting up when the show began.… Continue

Comment Wall (9 comments)

At 12:29am on March 30, 2010, geri a. wegner said…
Your work is very pretty. Do you have a website?
At 11:38am on April 10, 2010, Connie Mettler gave S. Michelle Babcock a gift
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Thanks so much, Michelle, for the thoughtful comment you made on my recent blog post. It was appreciated by me. I look forward to your participation on this "unmoderated" forum.
At 12:16pm on June 03, 2010, Connie Mettler gave S. Michelle Babcock a gift
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Thanks so much for all your support. It is very much appreciated! Connie
At 9:29am on July 20, 2010, Connie Mettler gave S. Michelle Babcock a gift
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Happy birthday, Michelle! Sending you huge wishes for a great year full of friends, fun and hugs! May your dreams come true. Thank you so much for all your contributions to this site.
At 8:42pm on December 11, 2010, Dawn Waters Baker said…

Thanks Michelle.

At 9:42pm on April 10, 2011, Linda A Shields gave S. Michelle Babcock a gift
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I finally found a purple pair of sunglasses for you. That's because we're cool! LOL
At 11:04am on June 09, 2011, Connie Mettler gave S. Michelle Babcock a gift
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Thanks for this support again, Michelle! Also thanks for all your fine contributions to this site.
At 10:38am on July 12, 2011, Suzanne McNenly said…

Hi Michellle.  Thanks so much for the nice comment about my work, and about changing your PMC mind:)  Made my day!

 

Sue McNenly

At 3:45pm on July 21, 2011, Jacki Bilsborrow gave S. Michelle Babcock a gift
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Happy birthday Michelle. I hope you have a great year.

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