Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
I was recently on a Zoom call with about 80 other art fair organizers. It was quite impressive how knowledgeable and empathic they are. Since I have about 40 years of event experience I…Blog Art Fair Safety 3 Likes
A provision of the $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief package approved last month
will spread $250 billion in…Blog Now About those $1200 checks 1 Like
THURSDAY - MAY 16, 6 PM ET…Blog PODCAST: How I Built a New Business out of my 3 Likes
The band of nomadic Gypsies descended on Estero, Florida on Feb 15th, 16th, and 17th. I arrived early on Friday, but, as usual, there are 30 or 40 already up. What…Blog Coconut Point Feb 2019 3 Likes Six Florida Art Fairs for this Michigan Artis
Every year Marcia and I head south for February and March to do art fairs in Florida. Lets face it, there are not very many opportunities to make money in the frozen north during the winter. Is it…Blog Six Florida Art Fairs for this Michigan Artis 3 Likes
I have done this show more than 25 times since the early 90’s.
But, it is time to say aloha. It no longer works for me, and also does not work for many others.
The attendees pay a…Blog Artigras, Jupiter,Fl—-Requiem for an Art Show 5 Likes
Cape Coral Art Fest 1-11, 12, 13, 2019
Mid-January we plunged into the agonizing joy of being Art Fair artists once again. This, my second show, was in Cape Coral, …Blog Cape Coral Rotary Art Fest Review 5 Likes Trauma near Tampa - Suncoast Arts Festival
Well, it can't all be the fault of the weather - Saturday was really nice!
The Suncoast Arts Festival north of Tampa in Wesley Chapel on Jan 19-20 turned out to be a real dud for…Blog Trauma near Tampa - Suncoast Arts Festival 3 Likes
I've been doing art fairs for many years exhibiting my digital paintings (prints). A couple of years ago my wife, Marcia, and I opened an art gallery in the resort town of Douglas, Michigan, right…Blog Digital Artist Opens a Gallery: A 2-year Repo 3 Likes
We just finished another first time show sort of. I have…Blog Las Olas Art Fair Part III, Fort Lauderdale, 3 Likes Home/Studio for Sale, S. Central Michigan 298 W. Chicago St., Coldwater, MI - 49036 $139,400 Open House, Sunday November 11, 1 pm to 3 pm This house is centrally located for traveling artists: close to highways and easy to get out of tow… Discussion Home/Studio for Sale, S. Central Michigan 1 Like Peoria Art Fair Blog Peoria Art Fair 2 Likes
Back in 2008 and 2009 when the economy was hit by the "great recession" many events closed up shop for economic reasons. But its' been awhile since I've heard of any more. Then today I read that a…Blog Another art fair hit by the economy 2 Likes
I participated in my first mountain festival Aug 11, 2018.
I feel it was a success, sold quite a few pieces (mostly stickers and economical prints, a few…