Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
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…Continue
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?
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…Continue