About

Location

Raleigh, NC


Your Medium

painting


Years in the Art Fair Business

5


First show ever

Artsplosure, Raleigh, 2007


What is your website?

https://caroljoyshannon.com


What are the best things about art fairs

interaction with people about my work


Best show ever and why

Artsplosure 2012 - 90,000 people in two days and people were BUYING. I was hoarse from talking to so many thousands of people


Worst show ever and why

Hillsborough Art Festival (NC) March 2012: no advertising and the people who came thanks to artists advertising couldn't find it: the city wouldn't let organizers put up any signs! Good quality of work, too, but unlikely anyone will ever come back.


Who referred you to ArtFairInsiders.com? Please be specific.

I don't remember


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  • Carol Joy, thank you so much for supporting Art Fair Insiders during our 2017 Pledge Drive.
  • Carol Joy, thank you so much for supporting Art Fair Insiders during our 2015 Pledge Drive.
  • Congrats on winning the Post of the Week - 5/11/2015
  • Thank you, Carol, for your review of the Westport Fine Art Festival. We appreciate your help.
  • Thanks so much for your pledge again, Carol. I appreciate it and it really helps me with my mission of supporting the artists so they can earn a living in this crazy business.
  • Carol JOy, thanks so much for all your support. It is appreciated!
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