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Anyone have experience with the WITAN French Market in Akron, OH?

I received an invitation to apply to the 43rd WITAN French Market in Akron, OH.  It is a juried show, and includes fine art and crafts.  In…

Started by Sonja Jones

9 Sep 7, 2019
Reply by Judy Christian

Review - Vintage Market Days of Charleston, SC

I attended my first Vintage Market Days show this past weekend in Charleston, SC and thought I would leave a few comments.  The VMD shows s…

Started by Laura Lee

4 Mar 29, 2019
Reply by Laura Lee

Has anyone participated in the KRASL Artisan Market?

I applied months ago to participate (or at least display my work) at the KRASL Artisan Market in November - and low and behold today I rece…

Started by Barbara Pitorak Bloom

5 Jan 5, 2016
Reply by Barbara Pitorak Bloom

Chicago Wholesale: Beckman's Show at the Chicago Merchandise Mart

I promised Connie I was going to post my review of this show. I don't know if I should post it on the review side or not because this is a…

Started by Carla Bank

4 Dec 9, 2015
Reply by Lana Vosk

The Indeterminate Value of Hospitality

After the interesting conversation a couple weeks ago about the value of hospitality, I had back-to-back weekend shows with minimal and max…

Started by carrie jacobson

27 Feb 6, 2015
Reply by Chris Hoyt

Buyer's Market Philadelphia 2012

The Buyers Market was up for us this year. We are not alone. I saw a good number of people who looked happy and had good reports from most…

Started by Paul willsea

26 Nov 7, 2013
Reply by Diane Wright

Contemporary Crafts Market SF 2014 has been cancelled

So sorry to report that this very well regarded and extremely lucrative show in San Francisco has been cancelled for 2014. I received the l…

Started by julie long gallegos

11 Sep 9, 2013
Reply by Connie Mettler

Contemporary Crafts Mkt and aging shows in general -- thoughts?

I got an email from Roy Helms of Contemporary Crafts Mkt (CCM) stating that they didn't get enough apps to run the San Francisco show next…

Started by Kay Cummins

0 Jun 29, 2013

Anyone have feedback on Contempory Craft Market in SF or Santa Monica?

These shows are new for me and I have a strong show waitlisted for the same timing as SF.  So was curious as the show fees are due soon.  I…

Started by Kay Cummins

5 Apr 10, 2013
Reply by Kay Cummins

How will you reach out to wholesale buyers this year?

Constant contact email blast? Co-op mailing? Advertising? Phone calls? Fax blast? All of the above? Last year a new exhibitor called and ma…

Started by Wendy Rosen

0 Jan 31, 2013


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