Call for Artists, Making Money at Juried Art Fairs, Craft Shows and Festivals
At my most recent art fair, my booth was on the street, right up against the curb. I have my chair at the back of my tent behind tables. It was getting sunny, so I decided to scoot my chair up a…Continue
How do you handle a situation where a piece gets damaged by a customer during an art fair? While packing up at my last art fair, I noticed a woman taking one of my business cards from a holder on a…Continue
I'm considering applying for the Monument Square Art Fair in Racine, WI. The fair is June 11th & 12th. Has anyone participated in or attended this fair? I primarily work in mosaics but also do…Continue
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This was my first time doing the Fair on the Square in Baraboo. They didn't hand out booth assignments until 6a, with the fair starting at 9a. I take a long time to set up when I'm doing a fair alone, so I got there early in hopes of getting my assignment early, so I could start setting up. I got there about 5:15 and was the 9th in line.
I was impressed with their organization. Streets had been clearly marked with no parking signs and a few food and ride booths were…Continue
I was going to set up my booth today to reshoot my booth photo. I got the EZ Up set up but before I could stake it down, a wind gust caught it and blew it over. One of the legs sort of bent over and I now see the frame is warped. I'm not sure what to do. Since the frame is aluminum, should I try to push it (or hammer it) back into place or should I see if it will close as is? Now I'm worried about strength as I try to use it for this art fair season…Continue