Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
I had to share with you an email I rec'd this morning from a young man that was looking at my artwork, with his family at the Gold Coast show in Chgo. As I talked with his parents about my artwork/life/how they're visiting out of town, I noticed their son fixating on one of my antique pieces. A small metal item with an antique griffen, embellished with a crystal. My small, affordable items. As they were saying good bye, I asked him why he was so absorbed by the piece. He told me he loves mystical creatures and recognized the griffen. I told him I want to give it to him as a gift from me to him. He couldn't believe it. His dad kept trying to offer me money and I said that no, his appreciation for the arts was priceless.
This was his email: