Location

Gates Mills, OH


Your Medium

Acrylic, watercolor


Years in the Art Fair Business

1


First show ever

Gingerbread House Art and Craft Show was my first show of any kind. My first real art show, though, was Boston Mills.


What is your website?

https://sonja-jones.pixels.com


What are the best things about art fairs

Validation of my artwork.


Best show ever and why

Boston Mills was my best show to date, but I am just getting started. But this show was the largest venue I've showed in to date, and I was able to make a profit despite lousy weather.


Worst show ever and why

The Chagrin Falls Avant-garde show was my worst. The booth fee was high for me at the time, and I didn't sell a single item. Bad weather kept the crowd size down, but I don't know if I would've done better even so.


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

Discovered this site while surfing the web for advice on art fairs.


What is one fun fact about yourself?

I love dachshunds.


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  • Hi Sonja,

    Welcome to Art Fair Insiders!  We're thrilled to make your acquaintance and hope you'll find the site to be informative, inspirational and fun!  Thanks for signing up and best of luck as you proceed.

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