"Rick, I am not sure that putting your art in unconventional places is a mitzvah. Very likely it is an extra burden on your community's sanitation workers who will be hauling it to a dump.
Our appreciation of art is significantly…"
"A few years back I was at a trade show where someone was selling artificial pearls that actually were tiny freezer packs. You would keep them in the freezer, and when you were going to be somewhere hot you would put them on like they were…"
"Rick - to my mind you are overthinking this. George Eliot, George Sand and the Brontes all used pen names because they expected that if they used their real names their work would be devalued by sexism. J.K. Rowling sold her first couple…"
"I want to weigh in here as a website designer. I think an on-line art fair has some merit, but it can't be run the same way as a real world show. It can't present the art in the same depth. On the other hand, it also…"
Thank you for your concern. Whether I have had Covid 19 or not, I was not very ill. I had a mild fever for a couple hours and some sneezing and coughing and nasal congestion. i have had allergy seasons when i felt worse.
"Bear in mind that we have no idea how many people are infected and asymptomatic. The mortality rate in Italy is based on the people who are ill enough to be hospitalized. There may be ten or twenty times as many who are infected and…"
"I thank Don for giving us the worst case scenario, but I think we should consider other scenario's as well. The death rate for those diagnosed is very bad, but very few people have been tested. The odds are that many more people…"
"I have only worked on one Wix site, and it was a brief effort for a teenage cousin who had built it himself, and I came away marveling at how easy it was to do complicated things and how difficult it was to do basic things that should have been…"
"Rick, I am a web site developer, and I have been working with artists for over 15 years. Most of your questions do not have "right" answers, and the answer that serves you best today may not serve you as well in one year, much less…"
It seems to me that the transition might be easier if you were less ambitious. I suggest you apply to a small number of shows that are spaced out in time, and that do not share dates with the shows that make you money. Make enough…"
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