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What's the funniest thing you've ever seen a man do while shopping?

For my consumer behavior class, I chose to write about opportunities in the niche market of men's jewelry.  I'm looking for some insight in…

Started by Sharon Warren

5 Jul 12, 2017
Reply by Greg Little

What's the best color for mesh panels?

I have decided to purchase mesh panels for my photography booth. I now need to decide on a color. I'm leaning towards a dark color to bring…

Started by Bob Hundt

6 Apr 20, 2017
Reply by Larry Sohn

Opinion on only selling originals vs. giclees and prints

I have many artist friends who sell their original pieces but also sell giclees and prints. I have my originals in a local gallery and I'm…

Started by Chris Marx

80 Apr 19, 2017
Reply by Susan Semenick

Prime Display Location

I was wondering if anyone has ever determined the best location in a 10x10 display booth to hang "Best Piece"?  The most visually accessibl…

Started by Andy Handwork

3 Apr 5, 2017
Reply by Andy Handwork

Area dependent types of art

This discussion is most appropriate for Photographers, painters etc.  Not that others are not welcome, however I think it is most applicabl…

Started by Larry Sohn

3 Mar 31, 2017
Reply by Richard L. Sherer

What kind of men purchase art jewelry for themselves?

I am inexperienced with selling at art fairs and have many questions.  I have plans to sell at two shows later this year.  I'm also a marke…

Started by Sharon Warren

10 Mar 24, 2017
Reply by Joanna Taylor

What are your "selling" words?

Does anyone have good tips for closing a sale?  I like talking to people, I greet them when they stop by my booth and I am friendly and hel…

Started by Marjorie Sloan

26 Mar 2, 2017
Reply by Alanna St Laurent

Show Inventory - Photography

Hi everyone. I'm doing my first art show on July 3rd. It's a one day show. Small island town during tourist season. I honestly have no idea…

Started by Erin Vetter

7 Feb 26, 2017
Reply by Bruno Vais

Sage advice on online retail marketplaces?

I’m a newcomer, trying to find a niche in the Artisan/craft market, and in need of some timely, sage advice. I am sure that it is a common…

Started by James Kimbriel

38 Feb 25, 2017
Reply by James Kimbriel

Photography selling (prices, sizes, etc.)

I have a few questions regarding sales for Photography at shows. The majority of my photos will be canvas and medium to large print enlarge…

Started by Maxine

23 Feb 23, 2017
Reply by brian murphy


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