Art Fair Insiders

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

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Arts Festival Conference 2018?

I'm a super newbie, finally able to start making lots of inventory and hopefully sell my work at art fairs. I happen to live in Deerfield B…

Started by Julie Roe

14 Feb 13, 2018
Reply by Wendy Merkle


I'm thrilled to have found you! You folks are a wealth on info--keep up the great work! I hope to share my insights and experience as I beg…

Started by Jillian Schleicher

3 Jul 28, 2016
Reply by Jacki Bilsborrow


Hello Everyone, I have joined other forums after short-term reconnaissance missions by diving in with questions and comments without making…

Started by Shari Akers

5 Jul 1, 2016
Reply by Christina L. Towell

Introducing myself, Booth Rendering and Tent source?

Hey Y'all, I am a newbie in the Art Fair world.  I create sculptural yet functional boxes, mirror frames, bud vases and other "object du'st…

Started by Peter Judge

19 Feb 3, 2016
Reply by Barrie Lynn Bryant

This site is AWESOME!

So, I just completed my first art fair, it wasn't a big or fancy show but had big prizes, and is (apparently) trying to build up to somethi…

Started by Gretchen Smith

9 Mar 3, 2015
Reply by carrie jacobson

Just getting started

Hello there! My name is Anne-Marie. My husband and I are just getting started into the art fair world. After my husband got released from E…

Started by Anne-Marie Hyatt

6 Jan 7, 2015
Reply by Anne-Marie Hyatt

Hi there!

Hello fellow insiders, I'm Karen and I'm new to the art fair scene. Well, not completely new, I've been attending them for years thinking s…

Started by Karen Kurta

10 Oct 2, 2014
Reply by Christina L. Towell

My first show

Here's my booth shot. I moved the print rack outside the tent later that morning. Overall it was a great experience. Made some sales and pe…

Started by Jeannine Emmett

12 May 10, 2013
Reply by Jeannine Emmett

any advice for my first art fair tomorrow?

Hi- I'm new here. I'm so glad to have found this place. I'm feeling very overwhelmed. ack! I'm wondering how many of you pack up your artw…

Started by Jeannine Emmett

6 May 4, 2013
Reply by Kathy Czopek

Introducing myself to you

Hi, I joined today.  I am on etsy selling pop bottle flowers and opened my shop in December. I've applied to three juried shows, one in Be…

Started by Leanne Stock

4 Apr 10, 2013
Reply by Pat Falk


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