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Jeff Owen's Blog – March 2017 Archive (3)

Scottsdale Waterfront Show, Thinderbird Artists, Scottsdale, AZ, 2017

Scottsdale Waterfront show in Scottsdale, AZ.

2017 was my first time doing the Waterfront show in Scottsdale and it was a success. Thunderbird Artists really does know how to put on a great show. No buy and sell, no T-shirts, no soap-on-a-rope. Just high quality fine art and the best of the best.

Load in can be tough because you have to either dolly in or use the golf carts. It all went smoothly. I was given a wonderful space near the fountain and had plenty of room to…


Added by Jeff Owen on March 7, 2017 at 11:05pm — 1 Comment

Sedona Arts Festival, Sedona, AZ - Report from 2016 show

The Sedona show is held on a baseball field, at the High School. It's a nice venue with all the booths on grass. You cannot drive on the grass so you have to dolly your work to your space, not too bad.

I made money at this show selling my southwest art (Shamans) in the price range of $95 to $1,800.

Load in is the day before the show. Load out is a bit more difficult. The show closes as the sun is setting and it gets dark fast -…


Added by Jeff Owen on March 7, 2017 at 8:19pm — 2 Comments

Southwest Art Festival, Indio, CA, 2017

Hi All. I did the Southwest Art Festival in 2016 (three days) and 2017 (four days) and this show has been a winner for me. I sell southwestern artwork (Shamans) and this is what they are looking for out there. I did the show in 2012 with my abstract sculptures and went home with zero sales. I tried it again in 2014 with abstract and again, zero. I fell in love with the southwest indigenous American artwork and decided to apply with my Shamans - bang, found the key for the…


Added by Jeff Owen on March 7, 2017 at 8:14pm — 1 Comment

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