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Connie Mettler's Blog – March 2014 Archive (27)

Call for Artists: 4 New Shows

Take a look at this: four shows produced by Chicago's Amdur Productions



1. New - May 17 & 18
at Oakbrook Center in Oak Brook, IL, one of the nation's top shopping centers, nestled in Chicago's affluent western suburbs.…
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Added by Connie Mettler on March 30, 2014 at 11:30pm — 2 Comments

Call for Artists: St. James Court Art Show

October 3, 4 & 5

Louisville, Kentucky

Deadline: April 15



The St. James Court Art Show is held in the heart of historic Old Louisville, which boasts the largest collection of Victorian homes in the country. Historic Old Louisville is an elegant backdrop for the display of fine arts and crafts.



In its 58th year, the…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 28, 2014 at 7:25am — No Comments

2013 Wrap-up: AFI Community Awards

Congratulations to these members of ArtFairInsiders.com who make this online community the face of the art fair business for artists! Your votes from the blogs and private emails to me have been counted and the winners are:

 

Member of the Year: Larry Berman

Prompt, efficient, strategic answers to questions. Larry is the backbone of the site…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 27, 2014 at 11:00am — 4 Comments

Prizewinners: 2014 Winter Park, FL, Sidewalk Art Festival

(Winter Park, FL) - Today out of the 225 juried fine artists at The 55th Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival, 63 were presented cash awards totaling $72,500.  Attached is the list of all winners.  Large award winners include:



•   “Best of Show” – Winner: Matthew Cornell of Orlando, FL - painting “Open Sea” (a $10,000 purchase award. The Festival…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 24, 2014 at 8:00pm — 10 Comments

Call for Artists: Artsfest '14 Fine Arts Festival

September 20 & 21

Dowell, Maryland

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center

In Association with the Smithsonian Institution

10am-5pm

170 Artists

Deadline:  March 31

Established in 1993,…
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Added by Connie Mettler on March 23, 2014 at 11:30pm — No Comments

"Life in the Twilight Zone" wins Post of the Month

Congratulations to Barry Bernstein. His 3 part series "Barry Goes Back to College: Life in the Twilight Zone" was voted as best February 2014 post. Thanks for the laughs and the story telling, Barry.

Read it here:…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 23, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Florida Workshop Series: Business for Artists

 

 

 

The Arts Business Institute presents a series of four workshops in the Sunshine State this April, co-sponsored by Florida Craftsmen. Please join us for one of these intensive learning opportunities!

Each workshop presents sound principles that address the…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 22, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

Call for Artists: 33rd Annual Lakefront Art Festival

August 16 & 17

Michigan City, Indiana

Washington Park

110-125 artists

Deadline: April 4



Now in its 33rd year, Lubeznik Center for the Arts' Lakefront Art Festival attracts thousands of shoppers and art enthusiasts to Michigan City's lakefront Washington Park.



Held on the third weekend in August, this…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 20, 2014 at 7:10pm — 3 Comments

Call for Artists: 37th Annual Art in the Park

May 24 & 25

Ojai, California

OjaiArt in the Park logo
Libbey Park, Downtown Ojai
10am-5pm
Limited to 90 Fine Art Exhibitors…
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Added by Connie Mettler on March 19, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Call for Artists: Shelby Township Art Fair

August 9 & 10…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 18, 2014 at 10:30pm — No Comments

Call for Artists: Art on the Rocks

July 26 & 27  

Marquette, Michigan


Lower Harbor Park, on the shores of Lake Superior…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 17, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

Call for Artists: Arts, Beats & Eats

August 29-September 1

Royal Oak, Michigan 

Downtown Streets

145…
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Added by Connie Mettler on March 16, 2014 at 4:30pm — 1 Comment

Call for Artists: Glynn Art in the Park

April 12 & 13, 2014

St. Simons Island, Georgia


Glynn Art in the Park EXTRAvARTganza

Glynn Art Association

Postell Park, in the St. Simons Island Pier Village

10 AM - 5 PM

70 artist booths

Deadline – March 28, 2014

Glynn Art in the Park EXTRAvARTganza on St. Simons Island, GA offers a quality arts and crafts event in a small-town oceanside setting. The Glynn…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 15, 2014 at 4:30pm — 9 Comments

Call for Artists: 12th Annual Deerfield Festival of Fine Arts

May 31 & June 1Deerfield

Deerfield, Illinois
Saturday & Sunday: 10am-5pm…
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Added by Connie Mettler on March 14, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Call for Artists: St. Johns River Festival of the Arts

May 3 & 4, 2014

Sanford, Florida

Historic Downtown Sanford

Sat. 10am-6pm; Sun. 10am-5pm …

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 13, 2014 at 4:00pm — 3 Comments

AFI Noble Prize for Literary Achievement

Here are the monthly winners for best writing on AFI - or what we call the Nominees for the Noble Prize in Literary Achievement in Art Fair Erudition.

The following people have entertained, informed, taught, thrilled, and generously helped us all year sharing 876 posts that help us all make our way through the art fair business. Our many thanks to these 12 and the other 864 who also…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 12, 2014 at 9:30am — 5 Comments

Call for Artists: 40th Annual Mt. Gretna Outdoor Art Show

August 16 & 17 Mt. Gretna

Mt. Gretna, Pennsylvania

Sponsored by: Pennsylvania Chautauqua

265 Artists

Deadline: April 1



Artist fees: $25.00 application fee

                 $350.00 per 10'x12' booth space

Admission: $10 per person, children 12yr and under free



In mid-August as many as 18,000 festival-goers will plan on enjoying a weekend of art, crafts, entertainment and gourmet food in Mount Gretna, PA.…



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Added by Connie Mettler on March 11, 2014 at 10:30pm — No Comments

Call for Artists: Buckhead Spring Arts & Crafts Festival

May 10 & 11

Atlanta, Georgia

Chastain Park

185 Artists

Deadline: March 14

Join AFFPS as they celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend for their 5th…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 10, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Call for Artists: 40th Annual Morning Glory Fine Crafts Fair

August 9 & 10

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Downtown Milwaukee

10am-5pm

135 Artists

Deadline: March 17

The Wisconsin Designer Crafts Council proudly presents the 40…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 9, 2014 at 4:30pm — 3 Comments

2014 Florida Prizewinners: ArtFest Fort Myers & Gasparilla Festival of Arts

ArtFest Fort Myers - February 1 & 2

Best of Show:  William Kidd, Ceramics
First Place 2-D: Dan Bi, Mixed Media 2-D
Second Place 2-D: Mel Fleck, Printmaking
First Place 3-D: Kimberly Chalos, Wearable
Second Place 3-D: James LaCasse, Sculpture

Awards of…

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Added by Connie Mettler on March 8, 2014 at 4:30pm — 5 Comments

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