Ferndale, MI

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Years in the Art Fair Business

Eight so far...

First show ever

The Old Granary ~ A Gathering on the Lawn ~ 2011

What is your website?


What are the best things about art fairs

Networking, meeting and talking with buyers, connecting with other artists, selling.

Best show ever and why

Detroit Artist Market Holiday Show - This will be my third year of participation.

Worst show ever and why

Strawberry Festival in Coldwater, MI Lots of people but only interested in food and junk.

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

Constance Mettler / Art Fair Newsletter Editor

What is one fun fact about yourself?

My alter ego and business name is Helena Handbasket...pronounced Hell in a Handbasket.

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  • Thank you Christina! I'm excited to join you all!
  • Hi Christina,
    Thanks for your nice welcome! The site looks like an amazing resource--wish that I had found it sooner!
  • Thank you Christina for the welcome.
  • Thank you for welcoming me into the community! I am looking forward to learning from the many experienced artists. 😊
  • Hi Christina,

    Thank you for your message! 

    I am delighted to be a part of he community and looking forward to getting know you all.

    Have a nice day!


  • Thank you so much for comment - I look forward to learning more as I embark on this new journey!

  • Thank you so much for allowing me to join this group.  As a newbie I have yet to display my art in an art fair but that is hopefully going to start in September.  In the meantime I am hoping to learn as much as i can to be ready.

  • Thank you for the welcome,  I started this about 3 years ago after selling a business i owned for 25 years.  Now I am back to the artist/craftsman roots. 

  • Thank you so much. Looking forward to learn a lot here.
  • Thank you for the welcome!! 

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