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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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SLAF Mock Jury and Image Workshop 2013, Part 2; Jury Images

Introduction   Part 1 covered the overview of the workshop and general information on setting up color spaces and checking your monitor to…

Started by Robert Wallis

7 Feb 12
Reply by Robert Wallis

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

18 Mar 31, 2020
Reply by Cindy Galloway Artist

Help for Artists Needing New Jury Images

Shows are cancelling or rescheduling, but applications still have to be submitted. And for some artists that means needing new images. So f…

Started by Larry Berman

0 Mar 15, 2020

Is it better to apply earlier or later to a show using Zapp?

Does it make a difference when applying to a show using Zapp (or other application process) to be one of the early ones or is better to be…

Started by Dave Grabarczyk

1 Mar 1, 2020
Reply by Larry Berman

Art on the Square, Williamsburg, Virginia, 4/26

Greetings fellow Artists! Does anyone know who the artists SELECTED for this years show is? I applied via Zapplication and for weeks and we…

Started by Catherine Nocon

2 Feb 21, 2020
Reply by Catherine Nocon

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, 2020
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


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