Frisco, TX

Your Medium

Oil on Canvas

Years in the Art Fair Business

Affenit Collections

First show ever

September 9 2023!

What is your website?


What are the best things about art fairs

Sharing my art with many people

Best show ever and why

Only hosted one so far, it was an adrenaline rush, I am looking forward to the next one. So much work involved, but was creative and fun to prepare and so rewarding hearing people admire my work!

Worst show ever and why

Same show, because I was advised to start out at a craft show (Makers Market) versus the fine art festival to get used to the process and taking payments as a business, etc. The clientele were really looking for "stuff" and not "art", so even though I was prepared for not selling much, it was a bit deflating

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

the folks at Flourish Canopies

What is one fun fact about yourself?

This would be it - after many years of painting as a hobby, I am jumping in with both feet to start selling my work as a business! It is exciting!

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