Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
I need your help. I am a wildlife photographer who has been trying, with little success, to sell my photographs through my website and more recently at art/craft fairs. During our last three…Continue
Connie Mettler, asked that I stop by the Discussions area and introduce myself. Hopefully, this is the appropriate place. So, here goes . . .My name as Weldon Lee. My wife, Lori Huff, and I live in…Continue
It appears that some artists apply for more than one show on a given weekend and if they happen to be accepted into both shows, they cancel one of them. This makes good sense to me. However, I have two questions concerning this practice . . .
1) How prevalent is this among artisits?
2) Can this practice create a bad name for that artist among festival promoters and cause the artist to be black-listed from the festival involved?
First, I want to mention one of the highlights of this show, at least for my wife, Lori Huff, and I. On Friday evening we were joined by AFIers Dick Sherer, his wife Jean, Steve Sawusch, and Steve Appel at the Dunraven Inn for dinner. If you’ve never dined at the Dunraven, you don’t know what you’re missing.…Continue
WHO: AFI artists at Estes Park Show, and prospects
WHERE: Dunraven Inn, 2470 Highway 66, Estes Park, CO
WHEN: Saturday 7:00 p.m.
WHAT: The best Italian (and American) food
RSVP: This restaurant will be packed, so I need to know ASAP how many will be joining us in order to make reservations. Reply below, or contact me via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A fun time to get to know other AFIs and talk art shows.
My wife and I participated in Art Market in Estes Park over the Memorial Day weekend. Unsure of where to post a review, I clicked on Art Show Reviews (what a unique concept) only to find Art Market not listed among the Colorado shows. No problem, I'll just submit data about the show and get it listed under Colorado shows. Then I can post my review. After all, I am on the Board and chair the Marketing Committee for the Art Center of Estes Park, which hosts Art Market. Silly me. That was a…Continue