Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
Around the country erotic art shows are popping up all over. There is one in Detroit where the visitors stand in line in the cold to get in. Really. I've also heard about a good one in Seattle. But this week in Florida don't miss "Tampa's Nude Nite", March 3-5.
Do you suppose there is a dress code?
From TampaBay.com and the St. Petersburg Times:…Continue
June 10, 11 & 12
Friday 5pm-10 pm
Deadline: April 15
The Clara Brierly Festival of the Arts is held in downtown Peculiar, MO, a twenty minute drive from Kansas City. The three day…
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An excellent blog from Copyblogger by guest poster, Robert Bruce, of relevance to this audience:
I walked into the small, yellow audition room and stopped twelve feet in front of the cheap plastic fold-out table.
There were three of them sitting in there, bored, distracted, glancing at their watches.
The big heart inside my chest was pounding on the rib cage, hoping this was the one.
“Hi, uh …. Mr. Bruise is it?” No. 1…
June 11 & 12
Navy-Marine Corps Stadium
Deadline: March 2
It is with great enthusiasm that we invite you to apply to exhibit at the Second Annual Annapolis Arts and Crafts Festival. This premier event showcases the prized works of…
From Mark Loeb, producer of Integrity Shows:
I am in need of a good, ethical sponsorship/partnerships coordinator. Someone that loves creating new projects and relationships. I am attaching the job description. Please let me know if you have anyone in mind that might be interested in this position. I would like to have someone in place by the end of January.
My belief is that the selected person will achieve an income of between $25,000 and $40,000 in the first year. …
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360 nationally recognized artists along the scenic streets of Coconut Grove
The artists were chosen from over 1200 applicants and come from 35 states. "Our arts festival brings the most talented and creative artists…
Strong words of wisdom from one of my favorite marketing gurus, Andy Sernovitz:
1. If it isn't remarkable, it isn't worth it. If you're making something, make sure it's wonderful, outrageous, purple, strange, smelly, delicious, or meaningful. Don't stop until it's different.
Fans of Jeppson's Malort, a Swedish-style schnapps brewed in Chicago, know they're a rare bunch. As Jeppson proudly proclaims: "Our liquor is…
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The artists have spoken and the Art Fair SourceBook has announced its Top art fairs for 2010 chosen on the basis of reported artist sales at the year's art festivals. Hundreds of art fairs receive from Art Fair Sourcebook pre paid green postcards that the event organizers pass out to their participating artists. In turn, if an artist feels like reporting their sales they can fill it out and mail it in. Some artists make it a practice to fill them out and others never do this.
At this time of the year I know you are deep into the planning for your 2011 art fairs. In that vein I am pleased to bring you a very cool list of events held in some of the nation's most prestigious neighborhoods in the East, from Cape Cod to Charlotte.…
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