Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
Has anyone done this show? It was recommended (strongly) to me by another artist who also owns a gallery. I was accepted just 48 hours after mailing in my application which made me a little nervous - especially since it is the same week-end as a show that I trust but for which the jury has not yet met.
Saturday I attended the Mock Jury held by the St. Louis Art Fair organization. Two things I have to say up front: (1) I’m not a beginner and; (2) I’m blown away by the effort expended by this organization solely for the benefit of the local artists. Many thanks to Cultural Festivals!
So, if I’m not new to the artist community, why did I go? Because I sell well at the shows I make it in to, but can’t seem to get into the ones I want.
Did I learn anything? Absolutely! …Continue
Some good friends of mine have told me this show has huge crowds but they are not artists so their perspective may be different than mine. I'd love to know if anyone has done this show and if it lives up to it's promos.