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For Sale - one ProPanel QuickBin - Small 30" Dark Grey - $35.00

Started Jun 3, 2019 0 Replies

I have for sale 1 30" Small ProPanel Quickbin - asking $35.  Local pickup…Continue

For Sale - 5 ProPanel L Stiffeners - $45.00

Started May 31, 2019 0 Replies

I have for sale 5 gently used ProPanel L Stiffeners.   They retail for $20 each - or $100 plus tax and shipping.  I am offering all 5 for $45.  I can accept credit cards, PayPal, or…Continue

For Sale - 3 ProPanel Tent Hooks - $38.00

Started this discussion. Last reply by Robert Rydin Sep 23, 2019. 2 Replies

I have 3 gently used ProPanel Tent Hooks.  They retail for $20.00 each.  I am offering all three for $38.00.  THey can be picked up locally inELgin, Il, or shipped.I accept Credit cards, PayPay and…Continue

For Sale 3 pair ProPanel Light Bars - $95

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mandy Paul May 31, 2019. 1 Reply

I have for sale 8 lightly used ProPanel Light Bars - 3 pairs. (will equip 3 walls). They retail at $50 per pair - or $150 plus tax and shipping.I am offering all 6 for $95.00.  They can be picked up…Continue

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Robert Rydin replied to Robert Rydin's discussion For Sale - 3 ProPanel Tent Hooks - $38.00
"Yes they are still available.   I would take 29.00 plus shipping costs if needed."
Sep 23, 2019
Kimberly Shinn replied to Robert Rydin's discussion For Sale - 3 ProPanel Tent Hooks - $38.00
"Are these still available? Would you take any less? Thank you."
Sep 23, 2019
Mike Baker replied to Robert Rydin's discussion Add four awnings to your Trimline Tent - double your wall space! 1/2 price Chicago Area
"Do you still have your awnings for Trimline for sale? I'm looking for two 30" and a 54" awnings...I live in Bolingbrook, IL."
Sep 7, 2019
Robert Rydin posted a discussion

For Sale - ne Propanel QuickBin - Small 30" Dark Grey - $35.00

I have for sale 1 30" Small ProPanel Quickbin - asking $35.  Local pickup (Elgin , IL) or shipping available.Contact:email    robert@robertrydin.comtext      630.399.569See More
Jun 3, 2019
Mandy Paul replied to Robert Rydin's discussion For Sale 8 ProPanel Light Bars - $125
"Hi Robert - email sent."
May 31, 2019
Robert Rydin posted discussions
May 31, 2019

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Your Medium
Years in the Art Fair Business
First show ever
St. Charles (IL) Fine Art Fair
What is your website?
What are the best things about art fairs
Selling my work
Best show ever and why
Gold Coast (Chicago). Great sales - great venue
Worst show ever and why
Ann Arbor. Unbearable heat - bad location
Who referred you to Please be specific.
Amy AmMdur - Amdur Productios
What is one fun fact about yourself?
I'm always the last to get set up, and the last to tear down.

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At 5:55pm on May 31, 2018, Connie Mettler said…

Welcome to Art Fair Insiders, Robert. We’re so glad you joined us. I hope you’ll find the site helpful and that you’ll share your ideas and experiences, ask questions and join the discussions. The site is only as good as the members make it. We have a lot to offer one another, experienced and newbie alike.

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At 9:52am on May 30, 2018, Christina L. Towell said…

Hi Robert,

Welcome to AFI!  We're delighted to make your acquaintance and hope you'll take advantage of everything the site has to offer.  Thank you so much for subscribing to our newsletter and best wishes for continued success.


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