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Lisa Zovar
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Connie Mettler commented on Lisa Zovar's blog post Naples Art shows
"Naples was caught right at the beginning of this emergency and at first did say no refunds as you said, Geri. That was quickly reversed when it became obvious that was not a good idea. They changed their policy. "
Nov 20
geri a. wegner commented on Lisa Zovar's blog post Naples Art shows
"Isn’t Naples Art the organization that was so nasty last March when the pandemic was causing all the shows to cancel?  Didn’t they say that if you asked for a refund, you would not be allowed to show there again?Florida’s…"
Nov 20
Lisa Zovar posted a blog post

How are You Handling "Everything" these Days?

Connie, you make sense all the way. One of my mottos during this time of covid is, "We'll see." And so we will. Stay well. LisaSee More
Nov 19
Connie Mettler commented on Lisa Zovar's blog post Naples Art shows
"You're so right. There are two sides to every story and in our free enterprise economic system we often step on each other's toes. It is hard to take sides here and it isn't black or white. I understand the event promoters (be they…"
Nov 18
Lisa Zovar posted a blog post

Naples Art shows

I appreciate Connie Mettler's post about art fairs in Naples. I totally understand the objections of Naples Art that the United Arts Council show would be competition and that eight art shows in Naples is plenty.But there is another side to the story: the artists. If any of you participate/d in art fairs in and around Chicago, you are probably aware that the market is saturated, which makes for low sales. Lots of walkers and lots of dogs just enjoying a day out, talking with friends in the…See More
Nov 14
Lisa Zovar commented on Ken Ackroyd's blog post Craft Show lighting power supply.
"I forgot to say that we've also purchased 3 rapid chargers so the generators can charge overnight."
Sep 23
Lisa Zovar commented on Ken Ackroyd's blog post Craft Show lighting power supply.
"Hi Ken, If you check out Ray's work at www.zovar.com, you'll see a full array of LED lighted sculptures. We run approximately 16 pieces at a time and charge cell phones for 10 hours on three lithium battery chargers. They are all Goal Zero…"
Sep 23
Connie Mettler left a comment for Lisa Zovar
"Welcome to Art Fair Insiders, Lisa. We’re so glad you joined us. I hope you’ll find the site helpful and that you’ll share your ideas and experiences, ask questions and join the discussions. The site is only as good as the members…"
Oct 16, 2019
Christina L. Towell left a comment for Lisa Zovar
"Hello Lisa, Welcome to Art Fair Insiders!  We're thrilled to have you joining us here and hope you'll take advantage of everything the site has to offer.  Thanks so much for subscribing to the newsletter and best wishes for…"
Oct 5, 2019

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Your Medium
Mixed
Years in the Art Fair Business
20
First show ever
Art Fair on the Square, Madison WI
What is your website?
http://www.zovar.com
What are the best things about art fairs
Having fun, making friends, and selling art
Best show ever and why
One of a Kind, Dec 2016 - high traffic, good energy, wonderful feedback from viewers in the booth, and high sales to art buyers
Worst show ever and why
Amdur show, Chicago - Northbrook? 104 degrees, few people and no sales
Who referred you to ArtFairInsiders.com? Please be specific.
online search for call for artists
What is one fun fact about yourself?
I am not the artist but the artist's left brain.

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How are You Handling "Everything" these Days?

Posted on November 19, 2020 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

Connie, you make sense all the way. One of my mottos during this time of covid is, "We'll see." And so we will. Stay well. Lisa

Naples Art shows

Posted on November 14, 2020 at 3:55pm 3 Comments

I appreciate Connie Mettler's post about art fairs in Naples. I totally understand the objections of Naples Art that the United Arts Council show would be competition and that eight art shows in Naples is plenty.

But there is another side to the story: the artists. If any of you participate/d in art fairs in and around Chicago, you are probably aware that the market is saturated, which makes for low sales. Lots of walkers and lots of dogs just enjoying a day out, talking with friends…

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At 9:42pm on October 16, 2019, Connie Mettler said…

Welcome to Art Fair Insiders, Lisa. We’re so glad you joined us. I hope you’ll find the site helpful and that you’ll share your ideas and experiences, ask questions and join the discussions. The site is only as good as the members make it. We have a lot to offer one another, experienced and newbie alike.

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Each of us is unique and has a gift to share that can help someone else. We all look forward to your sharing on ArtFairInsiders.com.

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At 9:57am on October 5, 2019, Christina L. Towell said…

Hello Lisa,

Welcome to Art Fair Insiders!  We're thrilled to have you joining us here and hope you'll take advantage of everything the site has to offer.  Thanks so much for subscribing to the newsletter and best wishes for continued success.

 
 
 

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