Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
Quite a few artists posted about their Krasl jury scores on some of the Facebook art show forums. I even received two phone calls from artists asking me to check to see if something was wrong with…Blog I scored a "1" at the Krasl Jury 10 Likes
I've been exhibiting at the Great Lakes Art Fair off and on for many years. I've never done terribly well at this show, but the timing (early April) and the location (indoors), is so tempting. If…Blog Great Lakes Art Fair in Novi, Michigan - Look 3 Likes Great Lakes Art Fair 2016 - Are you going?
We are scurrying to get those last minute details done, the van packed, the dog sitter ready, and we plan to roll out to Novi for the Great Lakes Art Fair. We like to find art fair insiders where…Blog Great Lakes Art Fair 2016 - Are you going? 1 Like
We are disciplined time managers, planning production studio time carefully, and determining how much stock of our work to have on hand at any given time. And we ramp up on stock starting in…Blog How do you find the balance, especially as we 3 Likes
This issue has been dragged thru the mud many times but thought i would add to it. Doing a show in Prescott Az. that is put on the Mountain Artist Guild. Shows in prescott have a reputation…Blog Proof that work is not buy/sell (Receipts) 1 Like
We were juried in, and are getting ready for the festival, but wonder who else will be there? If you have done the show before are there any great tips to share? Value your feedback! And if you…Blog Who is going to Crosby Festival of the Arts? 1 Like Display help please - fiber
I have a display question for fiber artists. I hand dye silk (Shibori) and have just decided to move to using pro panels with waterfall racks. Initially i had thought of putting each piece on a…Blog Display help please - fiber 2 Likes
We are great at squirrling away some of the profits of the booming sales leading to Christmas, however it seems like some of the down months (January, February, March) when there is little of any…Blog How do you handle the fluctuation in income o 3 Likes Call for Artists: Great Lakes Art Fair
Mini rant of the day. I am sure I am not the only one.
Why do artists / crafters think we need to hear how badly they are doing? Now, I am always willing to help out in any way…Blog Zip it please? 4 Likes The Horror! Cackling and horrified, I untied the loose knots holding up curtain backdrop as quickly as I was able. Thankfully and blissfully, the curtains dropped to the ground. I clipped the curtains shut and h… Discussion The Horror! 8 Likes
A few weeks ago I whined about a show that was not so great for me. During the show, a woman stopped in and looked at one of my pieces…Blog A Really Great Post-Script 3 Likes Call for Artists: Lakeside Living Art Fair Blog Call for Artists: Lakeside Living Art Fair 2 Likes Crosby Festival of the Arts 2014
So I had good sales at the Crosby Festival of the Arts (at the Toledo Botanical Garden) this year. I jumped my 2013 total by over two hundred dollars. But I overheard a lot of artists were…Blog Crosby Festival of the Arts 2014 2 Likes