Ames, IA

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Years in the Art Fair Business

18 years

First show ever

Valley Junction Art Market (2005)

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What are the best things about art fairs

Fun conversations with other artists and patrons; the energy and anticipation of a busy day selling artwork; fulfillment of positive feedback about one's work

Best show ever and why

Still looking for it

Worst show ever and why

Wayzata (MN) maybe 2010(?). Storms, heavy rain, nearby tornado. Many booths around me flooded or were blown away.

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

I had an account here several years ago, my login appears to have been disabled. Just returning now, as I'm getting back into shows.

What is one fun fact about yourself?

I'm a color blind photographer

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