"Sounds like you have all the basics. The idea of multiple postcards in an bag is good. And as I said, culling those duplicate subjects isn't easy and sometimes you just have to point to one and go with it. I know about that setting up cost, and…"
Another photographer here, in my fourth year of doing shows, and still having questions myself! I have found is that variety is good, and there is no hard and fast rule as to what to take and before every show I do the same sort of…"
"I went with metal shelves in my art room, AmazonBasics five shelf unit was about 50 dollars. I save all my boxes that my prints are shipped in, and use them to store several pictures in each and then stack them on the shelves. Wrapping them in…"
"Hi! I'm in my third year of doing shows and made a lot of the same mistakes mentioned by others that I see in your booth. I wanted to offer a few things that I found helped when my budget was basically two pennies rubbed together and a lot of…"
"Even with the best efforts, don't expect that everyone that you talk to will put you as their priority when they get home. Social media is a great way to have quick places to show your work, but it is so swamped with every kind of gimmick that…"
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"Stick to one table and hang your work on the walls. Try for a more 'gallery' approach. If you are using six foot tables, they are going to eat up the space inside the booth quickly, once you get people trying to stop and look at each item…"
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Being able to share my work with others. Meeting other artists.
Best show ever and why
Historic Pendleton Spring Festival 2019. Sales were great, close to home, great friendly crowd
Worst show ever and why
St. Augustine Art and Craft Festival, 2017. Sales were terrible, location was in the middle of the tourist area and no locals attended due to holiday tourist crowd and high cost of parking. Tourists were looking for cheap entertainment and were not buying.
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