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Items Necessary at a show

My husband and I are attending our first show soon and were wondering if someone out there has a list compiled of things you need (besides…

Started by marjorie bowersLatest Reply

Taking Credit Debit

Hey Yall, I am just getting back into doing shows and need advice on Credit/Debit..Are the knuckle busters better for fees than the new swi…

Started by Heather JordanLatest Reply

Newbie trying to choose show category

Hi all, I'm getting ready to apply to the Inman Park Arts Festival. I believe my work falls within mixed media 2D. It incorporates vintage…

Started by Cheryl BeverlyLatest Reply

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Artist inside or outside their booth?

Hello everyone I’m James and I’m getting ready to do my first shows as a photographer. I’ve been enjoying reading through the posts on the…

Started by James Wales

17 Oct 2
Reply by Larry Maynard

Artist statement displayed in booth?

Hello everyone! I'm brand new to the art fair world, only having done a few 3-hour Art Walks, so I'm going to have a lot of questions as I…

Started by Dan McCarthy

13 Sep 30
Reply by Sonja Jones

Help!! Condensation in my tent!

I'm doing my first outdoor show. I set up the tent yesterday and came in this morning to hang my prints and the whole ceiling of the tent i…

Started by Matt Gwinn

4 Aug 26
Reply by Barry Shandler

Weight of 10x10 for shipping?

Hi all,  I have been searching the archives hoping someone posted this at some point- does anyone know an approx. weight and size of a tram…

Started by Amanda McLenon

3 Aug 21
Reply by Amanda McLenon

Need help with my first show!

I'll be doing my first fair in August and I'm not sure how many prints I should bring. The initial cost of building inventory and my booth…

Started by Matt Gwinn

5 Aug 9
Reply by Louise Buth

Making money at art shows

Hi y'all, I'm pretty new at the art show world; I started in 2018 with 3 shows and I will have 4 or 5 this year. I would like to know what…

Started by Kris Tracy

7 Jul 29
Reply by Richard L. Sherer

Necklace and print display question

Hi, she said shyly. I'm going to my first show on Saturday and have some display questions. I'll be selling 4x6 matted watercolor prints, a…

Started by Sarah Schoenfeld

4 Jun 14
Reply by Larry Berman

Do Low Prices Upset Other Artists?

Am preparing to go to my first show in a couple of weeks.  Got the tent, display, etc. pretty much under control.  All the great conversati…

Started by Edgar Williams

34 May 8
Reply by karen cooper

Art Show Piece Advice

Hello! I am new to the art fair scene. What kind of pieces sell the best? I mostly have wall art currently, but I could make some more smal…

Started by Emily Dies

3 May 8
Reply by Larry Berman

North Carolina Groups?

Hi all,       I used to be part of this group years ago but mainly have moved away from art shows (towards comicons).  My wife has just st…

Started by Doug Hoppes

0 Apr 16


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