Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
I rec'd an email today to apply. My stained glass is very garden orientated so I can see why they sent me the app. However, I have not read any reviews on the show. It seems the artists are a…Continue
Just got back from a one day show in South Bend, IN, run by Shireen Kline. It's called "For The Love of Art". Beautiful venue in downtown South Bend. Host hotel was an equally cool Hilton Doubletree. It's even connected to the Century Center, where the show takes place. She uses the 2 ballrooms at the center where roughly 45-50 artists have their spaces, with pipe and drape and electricity if you need it. Space fees start at $165 for a 10x10. No extra fee for a corner, which I really…Continue
As a result of the St. Louis Mock Jury, I was introduced to two wonderfully helpful ladies, Cindy Lerick and Laura Miller. They help run the St. Louis art show. I got to know Cindy, thru contacting her with questions I had from the mock jury results. Long story short, she had the idea to set up a Webinar with me, Cindy and Laura so they could look at my Zapp portfolio. Cindy sent me an email to connect to the Webinar, which was yesterday. All went very smoothly and easily, especially…Continue
This past weekend, my good friend and favorite jewelry artist, Amy Taylor and of course husband Tom, used their beautiful backyard garden and home as a small "show" for 7 artists. The cost to us was $25. That's it. And that was for advertising. Not sure how many times they've done their show, but it's at least 3 or more years. My drive was an hour and one artist was from the Milwaukee area. Amy lives in Glenview IL.
As a stained glass artist that exhibited, I have to…Continue
As you all know, Connie had a pledge drive and those that donated were put in a drawing for various gifts, generously donated by other members. I won this beautiful! borosilicate glass cuff from Leslie Huston of St. Petersburg, FL. Wanted to post so you could see how wonderful this is and being a glass artist myself, it will go so nicely with me at my shows. So here's my shout out to Leslie. Thanks so much again! Here is the link to the picture I took. …Continue