Art Fair Insiders

Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals

Marketing & Sales of Your Art and Crafts (290)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Nashville Gallery and Workspace opportunity

Hi everyone, Looking for Nashville area artists/photographers/jewelers/wooodworkers who want to show/work in my new gallery! I got sick…

Started by Lee White

0 Feb 29, 2020

booth signage

Hello, I am working on creating a nicer booth setup, and I'm considering signage.  I make handpainted and some hand-made jewelry. I call o…

Started by Elizabeth Cope

1 Feb 27, 2020
Reply by Elizabeth Cope

Outdoor VS Indoor

Let's weigh in as to the Pros and Cons / differences between indoor and outdoor FINE ART Shows. Criteria: A) Not wholesale shows B) FINE AR…

Started by Larry Sohn

9 Feb 14, 2020
Reply by Cindy Welch

What painting subjects sell best at art show?

I realize this is a pretty general question and hard to judge as it's based on per show, but overall I've heard landscapes sell better than…

Started by Ryan Rabbass

0 Feb 11, 2020

Trailer as a gallery?

I posted a different thread here last week about taking too much inventory to an art festival, and it turns I have been. So now I'm looking…

Started by Rick Wallace

20 Feb 4, 2020
Reply by Rick Wallace

What do you do with your inventory after you throw in the towel?

What do you do when you need to get rid of your artwork but hate the thought of giving it away after all the work and money you put into it…

Started by Sheri Kowalski

22 Jan 25, 2020
Reply by Heide Rainey

Cost of shipping work to galleries - any better ideas?

Hi All ~ This is likely just me on a whine, but I wanted to toss the subject out there to see if others are handling this differently or be…

Started by C.C. Barton

5 Aug 28, 2019
Reply by Julie K Koleszar

How much is too much inventory

Gotten all my best advice here, so this is what i am struggling with now: how much art is too much? I keep trying to figure out how to fit…

Started by Rick Wallace

5 Aug 14, 2019
Reply by Rick Wallace

sell everything in shot?

I just got an offer to buy out all my canvas pieces.. all 23 of them. I have no idea what this buyer intends but I get the impression its f…

Started by Rick Wallace

29 Aug 10, 2019
Reply by John Orban

Sales Techniques or Conversation Starters

I am fairly new to festival selling. The last time that I exhibited was 2007 & 2009 as an emerging artist at the Des Moines Art Festiva…

Started by Brandi Powell

31 Aug 5, 2019
Reply by Barrie Stark


Fiber artists -- use this resource to find new buyers:  Advertise with Reach over 60,000 fiber arts lovers.

Our 50 Best Art Fairs

Look Inside the 2018 Art Fair Survey:
Who Won and Why

Join the MasterMinds Group for personalized coaching on your Internet Lifestyle Business! 

60 Page Report - Best US Art Fairs

Click Here to
Learn More


  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2021   Created by Connie Mettler.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service