Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
: The original post of this story, and a substantial number of the comments that followed it, contained a one-paragraph reference to damage that occurred when a photographer's vehicle hit another artist's tent.
The photographer contacted me by phone today to present his side of the story, which included some information that I was not aware of at the time. And he felt that I was unfairly painting him as a bad guy.
Although we disagree on whether it…Continue
You know that a town is committed to a show's longevity when you arrive at your booth space for setup and see your booth number stenciled permanently on the curb.
But after two days, only eight buyers, and under $1000 gross to show for it, I can't help wondering if the locals look at it the same way.
Or maybe, given the town's decided "back to the Sixties" vibe (think Key West, but without the bar scene, cross-dressers, and roosters), folks who attended were looking for 1960s…Continue