"If you set your prices too low, people will think there is something wrong with, that you used poor/low quality canvas or paints, that you, as an Artist aren’t worth their time... Think wal*mart versus Macy’s."
"Having just juried a show, what I want is what did you use? What camera? 35 mm film or digital? How much digital manipulation was involved? What paper did you print on? What is your printing method?
For painters, what type of canvas, panel,…"
"Please dont throw them away!! That is very expensive garbage! Place them at your church. Have your spouse take some to work. Leave some at your grocery store community news board. Leave them here and there. Take them into any small business you…"
"In Square, at sale, you can enter the edition # into the notes field. When you run/export your sales reports, you will be able to see the edition sold. It’s pretty easy. I have used this at my Gallery to track the editions sold for multiple…"
"I have used ACT for years and they are affordable and easy to use! Covers all requirements so far and if you need certificates, you print the right at home/from your computer and can immediately email a copy to each show you participate in at no…"
"I am actually hosting a 4 week pop up Gallery in Jackson, Mi- space is $17.50 a linear foot - so a 10 foot (80 sq ft) wall is $175 and there is no requirement to be onsite. I will process all sales. You keep 100% of sales, except for any purchase…"
"Sales on Thanksgiving are typically nonexistent in my area (Michigan). Same with Black Friday-most people are at big box stores. You might do well on Small Business Saturday which is November 25th this year."
"Welcome to Art Fair Insiders, Julie. I'm pleased to see you here and look forward to having you as part of our community.
When you have a chance, please add a photo of yourself and stop by the "Discussions" area to introduce…"
Grand Haven Art Festival 2014 - I feel it was my first true art show and the reception I received from the public and the other exhibitors made me feel like I had genuinely arrived and that I was truly qualified to be a part of the Artist Community.
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Welcome to Art Fair Insiders, Julie. I'm pleased to see you here and look forward to having you as part of our community.
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