Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
Seems the organizers of the Space Coast Art Festival in Cocoa Beach, FL, couldn't get it together and have cancelled the event just now.
COCOA BEACH — After a 52-year run there will be no Space Coast Art Festival this year and, apparently, no refunds for artists who signed up to participate in the event.
However, next year organizers have secured Manatee Park after reaching…
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March 17, 18 & 19
Winter Park, Florida
Central Park along Park Avenue
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How does an art festival plan its budget? What's so hard about putting on a small event and what about those big blockbuster events with sponsors, good prize money and hopefully buyers.
Show organizers and those who are curious about the work involved should find this article from the Chicago Tribune really interesting. Expo Chicago, September 22-25, is one of those big…Continue
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The fastest way to earn money with your art is to participate in art fairs. The buyer enters your booth, loves the work, hands you the payment and your work has found a new home. It's not always that easy of course, but it has worked for…Continue
Four Days of Incredible Art & Events…Continue
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March 2-5, 2017
La Quinta, California
Presented by: La Quinta Arts Foundation
Deadline: September 30
Application Fee: $50; Booth Fee: $275-$775
La Quinta Arts Festival is…
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Bottom line is: you need first to work on how to become irresistible to the art fair audience, how to get their undivided attention, how to become relevant.
Can they get something similar at TJ Maxx or Pottery Barn? Whoops ... something missing here!
People need to understand what you are about, why does it matter to them and what is in it…Continue
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October 6 & 7, Houston, TX - The Whitehall HotelContinue
Did the judges stop in your booth at that big show you just did? Did they look at your work or just pass by and you never saw them? How does an art fair assure everyone is seen and judged? What are the best ways to have a consistent and ethical judging process?
Listen to this podcast and learn from Rick Bryant, Executive Director of the…Continue
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Arts, Beats & Eats in Royal Oak, MI, had the most amazing weather this weekend and it sounds like sales responded. This is a huge event that hosts an art fair (130 artists) and also has 8 stages and food from top restaurants throughout the region. As many as 250,000 people attend.
Presented by: Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce
Deadline: September 16
Application Fee: $40/Booth Fee: $505…
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