I was working online looking for Art Show dates and I learned about a new way to scam artists. I was looking at an art show's facebook page for show dates and noticed a warning to artists on one show's page.
These are still available!!(April 19, 2021) I have 9 pro-panels-Oatmeal color 35" wide-$600 plus 9- 20" extensions-$400, Ladder shelf with 4 shelves-$200 and desk with 2 shelves-$200 and all the hardware that goes with it. I am willing to meet someon
Just wanted to let my fellow art travelers know that if they are looking for nice, relaxing, cheap digs while traveling for shows in the tri state area of Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, my husband and I are Airbnb hosts and would love to welcome o
This is just silly, but I think this group is perfect for this. For months I have been dreaming about toilets. Today I googled it and have narrowed it down most likely a "need to create". Which begs the question, do creative people dream about toi
Connie has set up a new group called Midwest Artists. This is a place where we can discuss shows in the midwest, maybe you need a place to stay and looking for ideas. So check it out. It cost nothing to join and you
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 personally invited after the committee went around to a few shows and invited people. There are not that many re
Has anyone here ever done the Ghoultide Gathering held in Chelsea Fairgrounds Michigan last year and previously in Northville Mi? I've been attending for three years as a patron and the list of artists is growing. When they held it in Northville it
Hi there, I've been following AFI for awhile and really appreciate the wealth of knowledge, information, and the imagination shared on this website. If you have any thoughts on this subject, I'd like to hear from you.
This posting is for PROMOTERS and SHOW DIRECTORS only - please note all artist comments or responses will be deleted. Connie has graciously consented to this. The goal is opening a dialogue with those who direct and promote art shows. Only promoters
Just joined the other day and got an email suggesting I introduce myself. I'm Andrew and I started in this business making chainmaille jewelry. We opened up a website Chainmaille by MBOI http://chainmaillebymboi.com. Well we couldn't stop there, then
I'm doing an event with my Jeep club on May 8th and we're looking for a few more vendors. Sorry to call people vendors but this is not an art show. However, what is going to be there is mostly sponsors (Sprint, Coca Cola, Geico) and jeep parts, not
I recently applied to a holiday boutique in to be held Dec 5th in Vernon Hills, IL. I just received an email from the organizer about the number of artists as opposed to jewelers (I am a jeweler). She said, "As of right now, we have enough a
Listen, it is natural that people love to mingle and talk about their last art fair experience. I truly get that. However, why does it have to be as soon as you pull up to your booth space and start erecting the canopy and unloading the first thing p
The Relentless Eye: Global Cell Phone Photography 2009
Cell phone cameras are the relentless eye of the global simulacra. Simple and everywhere, cell phone cameras have transformed how photography is practiced. Helen Day Art Center announces the fi
I have only done one show this year with a bulk of my shows coming up this Summer (starting in 2 weeks) and early Fall. At the shows I participated in last year, you could see there were less artists filling up spaces. My question is, with some shows