Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
Mainsail was last weekend in St. Petersburg, FL. So was Easter Sunday. That is a killjoy for any art show.
Attendence sags and so do sales.
Even the attendence In Saturday was off…Blog Mainsail Art Festival—Too bad Easter got in t 4 Likes
Mainsail was last weekend at a waterfront park in downtown St. Petersburg,FL.
This is my hometown, although I live across the bay in Ybor…Blog Mainsail Art Festival—Still Killer Show for m 1 Like
I am pretty new to the FL art scene having lived here just over a year, but I want to share a quick post about THE BEACHES ART FEST in Jacksonville Beach, FL.
I have Participated in the…Blog My Second Sleepover Show - 2017 'The Beaches 2 Likes
Boca Raton "Artrageous" Art and Fine Craft show
This show took place October 10-11, 2015.
I was prompted to write this and another blog post and review these two shows after my…Blog Boca Raton Artrageous show 5 Likes
The last show I did was an inaugural show. Duh. Kick myself. I stood in freezing weather, and rain - in a location that was frequented by no one, sold not a thing... like most of…Blog Towel...throwing...in 14 Likes
The following should be taken with a very large grain of salt. Better yet maybe an entire salt block because my impressions couldn't come from a place of less experience. I'm about to report on…Blog A Tale of Two Cities 5 Likes
Just got back from Texas after driving for two days in a row in raging thunderstorms.…Blog MAIN STREET FORT WORTH--A MIRACLE HAPPENED--A 6 Likes
Sorry this is so late, I was suppose to go to Gasparilla last weekend and I got stuck in the snow in Tennessee and never got down there and meant to do a review of ACC but dang...I forgot. So hear…Blog ACC Baltimore 3 Likes
"Hello RC FULWILER,
Your entry 1912.157431 ...was not juried into Art on the Square 2015. Your interest in the show is appreciated and we wish you much success…
Nature's Path cereals are great... several weeks ago, I picked up a box to pour a bowl and read their slogan on the back..."We're so happy our paths have crossed."
For some reason, it made…Blog A cereal box inspired me to change my attitud 7 Likes
Many of you probably know the very friendly and sweet Jim Barbagallo of Raku Pottery, out of Rockford IL. Very sadly, Jim passed away on July 11. Jim was one of the very first artists that i met…Blog The loss of a wonderful artist - Jim Barbagal 1 Like
Buckhead Spring Art Festival was this mother's day weekend. I think it was the fifth year for this show and I have done them all and should have reviewed them all. Lots of past info written…Blog Buckhead Spring Art And Craft Festival 2 Likes
Has anyone else ever been faced with the following situation? For me, 2012 was not a good year. I didn't get into several shows I applied to, I selected a couple of real dogs and, I had a couple…Blog It's a Cruel Business 1 Like
It is important to place the Role And Responsibility of the Artist in its true perspective lest we lose sight of it in an increasingly complex and uncertain world.
Artists are The…Blog The Role and Responsibility Of The Artist 3 Likes Heaven and Hell at the St. Louis Art Fair
I had applied to this premiere event several times in the past, but this was the first time I was accepted. Marcia and I loaded up the trailer and hit the road on Thursday. After driving for six…Blog Heaven and Hell at the St. Louis Art Fair 4 Likes
I just got back from the College Hills show in lovely Cedar Falls, IA. It is a Fri and Sat show. Not a Sat Sun or Fri Sat Sun. It's FRI and SAT. Setup was Thurs afternoon. I'm working along…Blog Has this ever happened to you? 1 Like
Got to love Gasparilla for the terrific prize money. As a result they get many applications from people who do very few shows but who think they have a crack at winning…Blog Prizewinners: Gasparilla Festival of the Arts 1 Like