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Barry Vangrov
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Telfair in Savannah a good show?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kathryn Riechert May 29, 2011. 1 Reply

Anyone have experience with the Telfair Art Show in Savannah? It's run by the Telfair Art Museum so I'm thinking it might draw the fine art crowd. App deadline is coming up so I need to make a…Continue

Pigment Ink Photos Considered "Reproductions" ?

Started this discussion. Last reply by MICHAEL ALAN STIPEK Apr 21, 2011. 19 Replies

I received the welcome pack today for Barefoot in the Park in Duluth, Georgia. There is a Reproduction Policy that states:"Any artwork, including photographs, that are produced by mechanical means…Continue

Ticket Cost to ACC Shows Out of Hand?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dann Jackson Mar 14, 2011. 4 Replies

I just got back from attending the Atlanta American Craft Council show. My wife and I scored a couple of free tickets but the ACC is now charging $13 to get into the show. Every year they seem to…Continue

Athens, GA Xmas Show Anybody?

Started Aug 10, 2010 0 Replies

Anybody familiar with the Athens, GA Christmas Art and Craft show in November? Be nice to do an indoor show during Xmas shopping season. Booth fees are a bit on the high side but not bad if its a…Continue

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Actual Show Sales Not Always A True Indicator of a Successful Show

Posted on April 23, 2013 at 5:36pm 9 Comments

I posted these two stories as part of a thread that Geoff Coe started about the dismal show he had in Jacksonville last weekend. Geoff asked me to start a new blog to share the "inspiring" stories so more people might have an opportunity to read them. These are copied from the original blog: 

1. "I did this show last year and it was exactly the same as Geoff described: Rain on Saturday, beautiful Sunday and nobody came out. I may have done $100 for the weekend. But on my way…


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At 1:58pm on September 1, 2010, Becky Estey said…
Very nice website!
At 3:32pm on August 20, 2010, Connie Mettler said…
Welcome to, Barry. I'm pleased to see you here and look forward to getting to know you.

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