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Care and Feeding of Your Jury Images

Life was GoodOnce upon a time there was an artist who sold his paintings every weekend at art shows. He took a few pictures of his painting…

Started by Larry BermanLatest Reply

Attend a Mock Jury - Best Thing You Can do for your business

Astonishing things happen when artists, veterans and newcomers alike, attend a mock jury* or an open jury*. You learn LOTS. In case you dou…

Started by Connie MettlerLatest Reply

Photographing your art using your canopy as a light source

I had posted about this yesterday in response to an artist looking for a photographer.It's an article about using your canopy as a soft dif…

Started by Larry BermanLatest Reply

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Which Booth Shot to Use

Hello everyone, I've been fine tuning my booth shots each year. I've narrowed down to these 3 to decide which one to use for all my juried…

Started by Chau Nguyen

17 yesterday
Reply by Chau Nguyen

My application on ZAPP will not advance past "Save and Preview".

No questions have been missed. All images have been selected. I can't preview my images and can't check out. I emailed ZAPP but it will lik…

Started by Linnea Lahlum

8 Jan 3
Reply by Judy Christian

Jurying: Any Way to Find Out Medium Schedule?

I'm planning to attend jurying for Columbus, Ohio Arts Festival in January. Is it possible to find out an approximate time when a given med…

Started by Jay Snively

7 Dec 30, 2019
Reply by Jay Snively

Subject Matter: How to Choose Images for Jury?

I'm a relative newbie to art festivals, having done just one so far. As I begin to apply for 2020's shows, I would like some input on what…

Started by Jay Snively

8 Dec 19, 2019
Reply by Susan Callaway

Do you need all new jury photos each year you apply?

I'm getting ready to apply again for a show I've done the last two years.  Each year, I've used different photos to apply.  Was waitlisted…

Started by Sonja Jones

3 Dec 9, 2019
Reply by Larry Berman

Buy sell vendors at juried art festivals

i am wondering how large operation buy sell jewelry sneaks into juried are fairs.  Over the weekend there were two vendors that clearly had…

Started by Barbara Pitorak Bloom

13 Aug 14, 2019
Reply by Sheila Lamberson

HeArt Fest, Feb 6-7, 2011-Des Moines IA

Does anyone have info on the Des Moines HeArt Fest for Feb 2011? It appears to be in a Mall??? We have avoided mall shows in the past. But…

Started by Colin Murray

4 Jul 10, 2019
Reply by Michael Riggs


Greetings fellow artists! Last year I applied, and was denied entry into a art show, the contact person was kind enough to let me know the…

Started by Catherine Nocon

16 Jul 2, 2019
Reply by Sue Kroll

What do juries want in product photos?

I’m an “art photographer. My pieces are metal prints of composites, layered or extreme edited original photos. My question is this. Do I se…

Started by Vivienne Frankel

2 Apr 1, 2019
Reply by Vivienne Frankel

Remote Jurying- What do we need to know?

Just quick- I got my results from a show Friday and the email said that the jurying was done remote? Would like to know what anyone knows/t…

Started by Judy Christian

8 Mar 25, 2019
Reply by Larry Berman


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