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Something I've been Thinking About

Last September I got into St Louis and last week I was accepted to Cherry Creek for the first time since the first show where people were p…

Started by Barry Bernstein

37 May 4, 2015
Reply by John Hunsucker

Disappointed with application/jury process...

I'm not really certain where this post should go, or if I should even post it at all, but I have been stewing on this for a bit, and feel I…

Started by Kevin Duval

4 Nov 22, 2014
Reply by Larry Schneider

Maybe Next Time?

So, I recently applied for my first big juried Craft Fair and waited for what seemed like an eternity for them to close the application pro…

Started by Christina L. Towell

15 Oct 21, 2014
Reply by Christina L. Towell

Does rejection get easier with time?

Hey All! I'm a newbie to the art show world, and have been preparing for this season for the past 3 months or so. I'm the type of person t…

Started by Jim Kramer

33 May 20, 2013
Reply by Jim Kramer

Turning down show hurts future chances?

As we all have to plan out a schedule six months in advance, I find that to have an efficient schedule, I have to apply to shows scheduled…

Started by Carol Lyon

5 Mar 1, 2013
Reply by Robert Wallis

"Not Invited" & Scoring low on a jury. Bayou Memorial Park Festival..

Hey All, We haven't been on here for a while but in these times of sadness at not getting into a show, it's nice to share our thoughts and…

Started by Lee Saxon Hay

25 Dec 11, 2012
Reply by Lee Saxon Hay

The rejection season starts

The jury results for the Winter Park Sidewalk Art Fair (WPSAF) were announced via email last night. They were accompanied by a long communi…

Started by Jim Parker

57 Nov 19, 2012
Reply by Vivian Leflore Mora

Strange Request from the Peoria Art Guild

I received this interesting email from the Peoria Art Guild asking me if I wanted to volunteer for their art fair. Of course, I'm only abou…

Started by Robert Wallis

11 Sep 5, 2012
Reply by Robert Wallis

Bayou City Rejection - TMI?

So I just read the jury notification email from Bayou City.  I was really hopeful that this year would be different because I (thought) I h…

Started by Heidi Sever

46 Jul 5, 2012
Reply by Richard L. Sherer

Why Am I Getting so Many Rejections?

On this site we have been agonizing over making our applications perfect to lead us to getting into the best shows. Here is what you can do…

Started by Connie Mettler

19 Nov 22, 2011
Reply by Alisno Antelman


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