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Complete Art Fair Set-up in the Raleigh, North Carolina Area

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Complete Art Fair Set-up in the Raleigh, North Carolina Area

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SF Bay Area: Pro Panels set up

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10x20 Trimline Tent

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Connie Mettler posted a blog post

The Resurgence of Art Fairs

What a year it has been on our planet! Is there hope for our business? Art fairs are a cultural…See More
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Katie Roberts replied to Andrea Zupko Gill's discussion Full Display For Sale $2500 - Show Off Light Dome Canopy with 3 Awnings, 12 Dark Gray Pro Panels with Skirts, Lighting for Outdoor and Indoor and More
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EZ Up Tent, Propanel style walls, all connections for sale

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The Resurgence of Art Fairs

Posted by Connie Mettler on August 4, 2021 at 6:00pm 0 Comments

What a year it has been on our planet! Is there hope for our business? Art fairs are a cultural treasure and 1,000,000's of people attend them every year in our country. Will they survive? I'm kind of thinking there is a touch of eagerness in the air. Do you feel it? This just in from ZAPP, the software company that helps artists and art fairs connect.…

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Call for Artists: Halfmoon Lake Art Fair

Posted by Meg Mettler on August 4, 2021 at 6:00am 0 Comments

Dexter Township October 2 & 3

Dexter Township, Michigan

Pinckney State Recreation Area

Saturday 11am-7pm & Sunday Noon-5pm

70…
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Larry Berman's Zoom Meeting Tuesday August 3rd 4PM Eastern Time

Posted by Larry Berman on August 2, 2021 at 6:07pm 0 Comments

Larry Berman's Zoom Meeting - Now Tuesdays at 4PM

Same day and time each week to give artists that are doing shows a chance to get home and relax. From now on I'll be sending out the reminder e-mail on Tuesday morning to my Zoom mailing list.

Tuesday August 3rd, 2021 4:00 PM Eastern Time

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Picking the Perfect Policy

Posted by Spencer Knowlton on July 28, 2021 at 2:44pm 0 Comments

Annual Policy vs. Show Policy—What’s The Difference?

Beautiful pieces of work? Created. Perfect display setup? Check. Exhibitor fees? Paid. Certificate of Insurance? Not quite yet...

When preparing to sell your carefully crafted pieces, getting insurance is usually the least exciting part. While it may not be at the top of your list, having …

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Call for Artists: ArtFest Fort Myers

Posted by Meg Mettler on July 27, 2021 at 6:00am 0 Comments

February 5 & 6

Fort Myers, Florida

Downtown Fort Myers

Option to participate in Opening Night: February…

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Economic Impact of the Ann Arbor Art Fair - 2021

Posted by Connie Mettler on July 21, 2021 at 3:00pm 2 Comments

As focused as we all are on our businesses, selling our art at the art fairs, the events are even more important to the small business owners where the events are held, the business districts and commercial areas. Most events have been started not primarily to focus art but to bring buyers into areas that are looking to increase commerce in other ways. 

Here is a report from the store owners in Ann Arbor last week…

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