"I did the show at FH. First time. We had hoped to link Scotsdale for two events, but it cancelled. We already paid for a double booth so it would have been painful to walk away.
I was told by others the crowd was about 1/3 of…"
"I think many of us struggle with this same question.
I went the trailer route for several reasons. I do 2D art.
1) I tow a fifth wheel camper so I already had a truck.
2) Since I already have the truck and the required insurance,…"
Steamboat, Colorado. It was my first year. I signed up for an art festival that was the third one in Steamboat in less than a month. It was after the tourists left for the season. Many folks zeroed. I did not, but still did not cover costs.
Lesson learned, I signed up the next year for the first art festival of the season in Steamboat. Had a very good show. Locals still had "art money", tourists were in town.
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