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John D. Wilson
  • Male
  • Park Forest, IL
  • United States
  • photography
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Years in the Art Fair Business
just starting
First show ever
West Dundee, heritage festival. I learned fast that art and craft shows are really for crafts. I sold some work, got a lot of comp[compliments but most people just were willing to spend the money.
What is your website?
What are the best things about art fairs
I have only done 3 so far. As a newbee networking and learning from other artistes has been the most important thing for me. Advertising, via business cards has increased the hits to my web site.
Best show ever and why
I have not have enough shows to give an answer yet.
Who referred you to Please be specific.
Bella Tesori Soap Betty Shre

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At 2:46pm on October 16, 2010, Connie Mettler said…
Welcome to, John. I'm pleased to see you here and look forward to having you as part of our community.

When you have a chance, please add a photo to your profile and stop by the "Discussions" area to introduce yourself to the rest of us. We all look forward to your participation here. Also visit the "member map" and add your location. We have a lot to offer one another, experienced and newbie alike. Let's make this a dynamic site!

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At 5:31pm on June 07, 2011, Connie Mettler gave John D. Wilson a gift
Many thanks for your support John!
At 10:31pm on December 14, 2011, Melissa Rasmussen said…

The gallery is in Schaumburg, IL.  In a strip outside of the biggest indoor mall in the state.

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