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Gloria Irla Marlow's Blog (3)

Halloween shows in Michigan

Just for curiosities sake, how many Michigan artists would be interested in starting an annual Halloween art fair in Michigan?  Ghoul Tide is the only one I know of and they haven't been exactly friendly nor has the EHAG organization on line. So if I could find an organization to help us start one in a good location, would anyone be interested in helping me organize and run one?  I have to tell you I have no experience running a show but I have put on and judged competitions for shows.  Not…


Added by Gloria Irla Marlow on August 17, 2013 at 9:26pm — 9 Comments

one more rant about buy sells

We only did one summer show this year.  It was Northville's Art in the Sun.  The weather on the first day about took out the tents and unfortunately about 30% of the artists packed up and left.  Too bad for them because the rest of the weekend was beautiful.  Two tents over from me was a woman who was selling all sorts of boxes and trinkets obviously buy and sell.  And people were buying from her because her prices were understandably premade tiles.  Even though the organizers knew these…


Added by Gloria Irla Marlow on July 29, 2013 at 11:27am — 39 Comments

Ghoultide Gathering

Has anyone here ever done the Ghoultide Gathering held in Chelsea Fairgrounds Michigan last year and previously in Northville Mi?  I've been attending for three years as a patron and the list of artists is growing.  When they held it in Northville it was in a little park filled with historical Victorian buildings where the artists were divided up and housed in different buildings all of which were decorated for Halloween. One house actually had a coffin with a covered manikin in the parlor…


Added by Gloria Irla Marlow on February 1, 2013 at 10:37am — 10 Comments

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