Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
This was my second show of the year, on the last weekend of January.
This is a three day show with setup on the morn of the first day, which was Friday.
New Smyrna Beach, we call it NSB, is just south of Daytona Beach on the Atlantic.
It is a mellow beach town which has blossomed in the last 20 years.
There is lots of money here, and plenty of visitors come here.
Granted, they mostly buy Florida dreck art, the usual palm trees, shells on the beach.…Continue
Added by Nels johnson on February 20, 2019 at 11:39am — No Comments
Well, this is my 45th year in the biz.
2018 ended in a sad fizzle so I was looking for positive vibes to kickstart 2019.
I have done this show many times since its inception.
It moved a few years back from a location off Highway 41, a well travelled road,
to Old Highway 41 located in…Continue
I have done this show more than 25 times since the early 90’s.
But, it is time to say aloha. It no longer works for me, and also does not work for many others.
The attendees pay a $13 entrance fee and then walk down the middle of the road without looking or going into many booths. Go figure.
I guess they are easily entertained in Jupiter.
In it’s day this was a major show with sales easily in The &5K-$7k range.
Sadly those days are long gone.