Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
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October 11 & 12
Ocean View Beach Park
Deadline: September 11
Kick off "Visual Arts Week in Norfolk" with the Ocean View Art…
Chastain Park Arts Festival
November 1 & 2
Deadline: August 29…Continue
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4th Annual Wilder Mansion Holiday Market
presented by Edward…
Coming up Labor Day weekend is Art in the Pearl in Portland, OR. This show originated in 1997 after the demise of the big deal, big sponsor, Artquake. Artquake relied heavily on corporate sponsorship and drew 200,000 people to the Pearl neighborhood where it was envisioned as "a massive ticketed spectacle that featured international performances alongside local jugglers and mimes."
The money did not materialize to sustain Artquake (we're talking 100's of 1000's of dollars to support…Continue
Nick Wroblewski is a Midwest based printmaker specializing in hand cut wood block prints with an aesthetic reminiscent of the stylized Japanese masters, yet uniquely his own. Standing in his booth you know why you love art fairs. Not only do you see fresh exciting fine work but you also get a glimpse into the lives of the creators.…Continue
We had a good run of information in July this year. Scott Pakulski kept us abreast of happenings in his corner of the Midwest, including Toledo, Plymouth (MI) and his first year at Ann Arbor. Marge Luttrell got a good discussion going on the big CPFA in State College, PA. Sandhi Schimmel Gold shared the heartbreaking news of a fellow artist's tragedy and Jacki Bilsborrow…Continue
Olmsted Linear Park
Deadline: August 22
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An advertiser who has tantalized me with an opportunity fails to complete the deal.
Poor attendance at an art fair which has delivered well in the past deals a blow to the…Continue
Here you go, folks: Three show reviews and two very dramatic life events. Which one should win "Post of the Month?"
Scott Pakulski - 6/30/2014, "Crosby Festival of the Arts 2014"
Jacki Bilsborrow - 7/7/2014, "…Continue
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"Art is making something out of nothing and selling it." - who said this?
You're at the show. People are interested in your work they are about to leave (empty handed!!). And they turn and say,
do you have a card?
Your reply: Sorry, I don't want to be bothered when I'm not at the show. I'm here now. What can I do for you?
do you have a website?
Your reply: the show is my livelihood, what can I do for you?
how can we get in touch…