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Kimberly Merck- Moore's Blog (4)

Art as a surprise?

  My last four shows have not been as profitable as I would like. I am new to the art show world, and I am trying just about every show that I think may be a possibility in my area.  I live in Texas, and have decided to stay in my state for the first few years to get my feet wet, and figure out which shows work best for me.  My fall shows are all new to me, and each have been within at least a four hour drive. 

  What is interesting for me, is that for my past four shows, if it were…


Added by Kimberly Merck- Moore on November 6, 2012 at 8:42pm — 18 Comments

Yes, another tent question, but in desperation with a broken sidewall zipper...

I was at a show this past weekend and my trimline sidewall zipper broke where it attaches to the canopy and is now  stuck to the canopy.  I was wondering if anyone had any tips on how to remove it without breaking the zipper?  I am a little desperate as I have a show this weekend with chances of rain, and fear that my only recourse is overnighting a new sidewall.  Any suggestions?

Added by Kimberly Merck- Moore on October 23, 2012 at 7:32am — 8 Comments

Main Street Fort Worth Jurying


  In light of my recent rejection from Main Street, I would like to share my experience attending their open jury.

  The jury was held on November 10th and 11th at the Norris Conference Center in downtown Fort Worth.  Open Jury was on the 10th, from 9am to 5pm.  Michele Beniak was at the door when I arrived at nine, greeting the artists.  Jay (?), I could not understand or hear his last name, (I am partially deaf), introduced himself to everyone that came to observe, and…


Added by Kimberly Merck- Moore on November 15, 2011 at 1:22pm — 25 Comments

Watter's Creek Art Festival ?

Hello, I was wondering if anyone had information about the Watter's Creek Art Festival held in Allen, Texas?

Added by Kimberly Merck- Moore on March 1, 2011 at 9:59am — 2 Comments

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