Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
Of course being an artist isn't a job, nor a vocation, its in your bones and defines who you are. Luckily we live in a country where there is room to change and the legal means of doing so. Start out as an…Continue
Added by Connie Mettler on March 26, 2020 at 8:22am — No Comments
This message is from Carroll Swayze, a printmaker from Florida who has been involved with the NAIA, an artists support organization since its inception in…Continue
In the interest of keeping our imaginations going in these dark and dreary times I'm copying an email I received because of the cool ideas therein ... seems we don't have to keep doing the same thing over and over again.
How are you feeling? I am totally enervated and concerned about the future of art festivals, not only in the short term but in the long run. I'm hearing from artists and reading comments on …Continue
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I'm receiving a bunch of creative emails from artists promoting online sales and discounts, etc.
Here's the latest from a good email marketer, John Leben:
Subject line: John Leben is having a 20% Off Sale
Added by Connie Mettler on March 16, 2020 at 1:04pm — No Comments
This is a very hard email to send to you, but I must let you know that the 61st Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival has been cancelled. Could you help us get the word out to the art festival community. With much regret, we have notified the…Continue
Yes, viruses and earthquakes. If you're feeling secure, and have the resources, please consider donating to CERF+'s fund for earthquake victims in Puerto Rico.
If you don't know about CERF+ it is a non-profit that supports arts and is "The Artists Safety Net", providing resources for…Continue
Do we have an app for that? Nope, but Mark Loeb has some common sense ideas on how to handle the disruptions that may be in your future, whether artist or show organizer. Mark is trying to get ahead of the problem and has instituted a comprehensive approach for his 2020 events. Granted, most events have a…Continue
This from Beth Hoffman and the Wisconsin Designer Crafts Council and the Morning Glory Art Fair in Milwaukee:…Continue
Added by Connie Mettler on March 1, 2020 at 11:11pm — No Comments