Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
Together with our friends at the Arts Business Institute we are pleased to offer you this opportunity:
We all know this art fair business is full of frustration, fun, financial challenge, friends, and fascinating questions about what will happen next.
I'm sure you remember when you started in the business the helpfulness of other artists and the great tips you picked up "behind the booth." This was invaluable information that has built your business. Any chance you can "pay it forward?"
Wll you post a 2013 show review or two on…Continue
Our guest is Sheryl Kosovski, a certified Financial Recovery Coach who specializes in business development for creative people, helping artists and designers grow their businesses, make more money and learn…Continue
The third annual Morven in May: A Celebration of Art, Craft and Garden is a juried…Continue
It's that time of the year! The time where people from all over the world come together to do something nice for each other ...
Announcing our 2013 gift exchange. Ever been in a "job" where they did the Secret Santa thing? You draw a name and then do nice things for a person secretly during the…
April 12 & 13
Cedar Key, Florida
Historic Second Street
60 miles SW of Gainsville
at the end of SR24
Deadline: December 1, 2013
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What a thorough review of the downtown Bayou City Art Festival. Thanks, Carole. The members have chosen it as "post of the Month." Who knew that not only could you succeed and find the best parts of a challenging event but you are an amazing skier!…Continue
Like you I sit here at my computer and use it as an important tool in my life. You may only be here for fun or finding information that answers questions or further your career, but you may also be using it to earn your living. How and when did life online take over life offline?
Every time you visit Facebook, other artist's websites, follow online conversations, see who got into that show you coveted,…Continue
A lifestyle to envy - living near the ocean in Maryland, South Carolina and now Florida, Rick and Barbara walk the beaches nearly every day gathering the sea urchins that are the inspiration for their designs.
Returning to their studio, they use traditional metalsmithing techniques to create abstract settings…
Here are the people who won the weekly post of the week awards. Which one deserves to win "Post of the Month?"
Call for Artists - deadline November 14th.
Apply to be a Featured Artist on ArtsyShark.com. Once accepted, you present your portfolio and share your bio, inspiration, technique, and accomplishments. Your article includes a link to your artist website, to drive traffic from more than 30,000 unique visitors per month who visit Artsy Shark. Featured artist articles are permanent - use this opportunity for publicity…Continue
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As the season changes from fall to winter and art buying changes from "collecting" to gift shopping, what are you doing? Filling up your schedule with shows because that is how you have always done it?
Or will you use this seasonal change to stop and reconsider and think about creating something you've always wanted to create rather than filling the show boxes with "product?"…Continue
There have been recent problems with artist's processing throughout the country. We'll find out why and answer the following questions:
Free credit card processing? What does free mean?