Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
I've reviewed Patty Narozny's HotWorks "Estero Fine Art Shows"at Miromar Outlets extensively in the past. You can read the most recent review (of the January 2013) here. It contains a link to even more reviews.
I spent this past weekend at HotWorks' annual fall show at Miromar Outlet, one of the three largest malls in SW Florida, halfway…Continue
The Venice Art Festival has been my launchpad for the winter season since I got in the business six years ago. The crowds that visit this Howard Alan show are good sized, they come year after year, and many of them are newly-arrived snowbirds from the upper midwest and Canada who are looking to decorate the winter homes.
I've never had a bad show here, but in most years the visitors buy small. That wasn't the case this year: it wound up as the best Venice show I've ever had. The…Continue
Now back in Florida, I thought I'd take a couple of minutes and wrap up the telling of my show experiences in the Northeast. It was a challenging summer for show sales, but a great opportunity to expand my inventory and my marketing presence. We'll see, in time, if that work pays off.
But first, let's look at the last few shows on my agenda. After about 10 days of R&R back home in Florida, I flew back into Atlantic City International Airport (via Spirit Air, which sends a…Continue