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"Heat can kill a show but the diehard collectors will still come out regardless of th…"

Douglas Farrar replied Jul 9, 2012 to With high heat: who has had to cancel a show?

23 Jul 26, 2012
Reply by Brian Horan

"We used to go.  We stopped because it wasn't the cost of the show that was expensive…"

Douglas Farrar replied Feb 7, 2012 to The Tuscon Gem Show 2012:Will I Find Some Hidden Gems? or "To Go or Not to Go?"

6 Feb 7, 2012
Reply by Diane Wright

"We sewed velcro onto the top of the curtains.  that way we can put them up anytime. …"

Douglas Farrar replied Feb 2, 2012 to Need new way of attaching curtains to canopy

24 Apr 9, 2017
Reply by Kathy Lochmann

"We use our Trimline tent frame for our inside shows.  We called and told Flourish pe…"

Douglas Farrar replied Jan 7, 2012 to Creativity needed - Need some ideas to set up a 10 X 8 indoor show

8 Jan 10, 2012
Reply by Karen Holtkamp

"We have the Trimline tent.  We use 4 pole bags from Flourish.  One for the tops pole…"

Douglas Farrar replied Nov 3, 2011 to Need a good cheap solution for carrying a Craft Hut tent.

9 Jun 13, 2016
Reply by Julia Taylor

"We are in our 10th or 11th year with our Trimline.  We do about 20 outdoor shows eve…"

Douglas Farrar replied Sep 12, 2011 to Alexandria Art Fair & Canopy/tent observations, questions to the forum.....& critiques..

18 Sep 12, 2011
Reply by Claudia & Sergio Olivos

"Try E6000.   Michael's or Hobby lobby."

Douglas Farrar replied Sep 8, 2011 to What glue should I use?

9 Sep 9, 2011
Reply by Taylor Branson-Young

"good list Jim.  I add:  zip ties, 4" , 8" and 14"                                  …"

Douglas Farrar replied Jun 21, 2011 to Items Necessary at a show

48 Jul 5, 2017
Reply by greta anthony

"We were at a show once and the artist had some prints hanging on the outside of her…"

Douglas Farrar replied Apr 20, 2011 to What's the worst question you have been asked at an art fair?

698 Aug 6, 2019
Reply by Matt Gwinn

"We have cleaned our Trim Line about 2 to 3 times a year.  We set it up in the back y…"

Douglas Farrar replied Dec 11, 2010 to what is the best way to clean my canopy?

14 Dec 11, 2010
Reply by Douglas Farrar


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