Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
ESTES PARK, CO, ART MARKET, MAY 27-29, 2017
This was the 16th annual Art Market produced by the Art Center of Estes Park. You can apply to the show on Zapp. The jury fee is $30…Blog ESTES PARK, CO, ART MARKET, MAY 27-29, 2017 1 Like
Scottsdale Waterfront show in Scottsdale, AZ.
2017 was my first time doing the Waterfront show in Scottsdale and it was a success. Thunderbird Artists really does know how to put on a great…Blog Scottsdale Waterfront Show, Thinderbird Artis 4 Likes
Estes Park is the gateway to the east side of Rocky Mountain Park. There are many summer homes in the area and it is a destination for a broad spectrum of nationalities, income levels, and…Blog Estes Park Arts and Craft Show, September 201 3 Likes
Recently, on a private Facebook artist group, an artist asked for advice on dealing with a challenging customer on a custom order. (The details aren't important here, and I don't have permission…Blog Who are your customers? And who are YOU, for 2 Likes
ESTES PARK, CO, ART MARKET, MAY 28-30, 2106
This was the 15th annual Art Market produced by the Art Center of Estes Park. You can apply to the show on Zapp.…Blog ESTES PARK, CO, ART MARKET, MAY 28-30, 2106, 5 Likes
I've done the BAM show several years running in the past, but was juried out in 2015. The last time I did it was 2014 and the energy, especially in the evening, was way down. They don't sell…Blog 2015 Bellevue Art Museum July show - Review w 2 Likes
Late in 2015, after I'd been rejected again from some of the top shows in the country, I was on a different forum, moaning about my plight. Someone said that the best insights I could have would…Blog Notes from the St. Louis Art Fair Mock Jury 5 Likes
Warm wishes for a glorious holiday to all my friends in art fair land. My hope for you in the new year is for you to live well, laugh often and love much. I hope Santa…Blog Wishing you Love and Laughs in the New Year 3 Likes
I'm sharing this because I suspect I'm not the only one who's ever done anything like this, and not the only one who's had ambivalent feelings about it.
I had a very good summer of shows.…Blog Sharing an Experience 6 Likes Earning a Living as an Artist - Doable?
One weekend this fall I was in Fort Wayne,…Blog Earning a Living as an Artist - Doable? 2 Likes
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