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Tina Pietsch
  • Green Bay, WI
  • United States
  • fiber
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Cindy Welch Jan 28, 2015. 1 Reply

I just saw this in an industry newsletter here at corporate america day job and thought how perfect for AFI: "Every artist was first an amateur".......Ralph Waldo Emerson Continue

Facebook new Rules will Sting Entrepeneurs

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ellen Gordon Jan 9, 2015. 9 Replies

interesting article on the Wall Street Journal website today:…Continue

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Amazon takes on Square

Started this discussion. Last reply by Melanie Rolfes Nov 5, 2014. 38 Replies

I just ran across an article on; Amazon is introducing Local Register, small businesses that sign up before october pay only 1.75% per swipe.  The reader will be credited $10 against…Continue

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Your Medium
Years in the Art Fair Business
First show ever
Fyr Ball, Ephraim WI
What are the best things about art fairs
the other artists and customers who fall in love with your product
Best show ever and why
Fyr Ball, good crowd who spent $4
Worst show ever and why
Shanty Days Algoma WI; all locals (farmers), were not buying, at least not my products; had resale mixed in; will not return
Who referred you to Please be specific.
simply found on internet searches
What is one fun fact about yourself?
have lived in Wisconsin for over 30 years but still have some of my native Texas born accent

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Amazon new Handmade Marketplace

Posted on October 8, 2015 at 12:07pm 12 Comments

Amazon launched today a new strictly handmade marketplace, basically to compete with Etsy.
Personally, I'm not an amazon shopper, but have to admit this is interesting.

Just sharing :)

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At 12:10am on January 24, 2017, Richard L. Sherer said…

I'm not taking on any new work

At 7:13am on May 14, 2014, Rod Melotte said…

Yea - more of a big party then an arts and craft fair. 

At 10:28pm on February 4, 2014, Connie Mettler said…

Welcome to Art Fair Insiders, Tina.  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 of yourself 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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