As summer winds down, there are still plenty of art festivals on the horizon for fall. Perhaps you’re looking to dip your toe. . . read more
Summer art festivals and art fairs provide great opportunities for artists. . . but while these big events mean more potential. . . read more
How many of you have a festival or art fair coming up in the next few weeks?
You’ve probably already sent in your paperwork, paid your fees, perfected your booth setup, and packed all the little necessities. Pretty soon it'll be time to load up the artwork—but how do you know which pieces to bring?
When you’re just starting out, the easy answer might be “whatever’s. . . read more
Art festivals are great events for getting your work directly in front of potential collectors. However. . . it’s also true. . . read more
Art fairs are a curious experience. Hundreds of artists (and thousands of original, expensive creations) converge upon one spot,. . . read more
In an ideal world, the amount of effort you put into art events such as festivals and shows would bring about an equal number of rewards—things like sales, recognition, and publicity.
Of course, in the real world it's not that simple. Your time and energy is limited, and you have to decide which art events are actually worth the effort. If you have an overwhelmingly positive or. . . read more
When you think of local art shows, a few things might come to mind. Perhaps you think of your local art association, a popular. . . read more
Christmas markets are a real highlight in the community calendar. They’re an opportunity for local creatives to get. . . read more
So far in my series on selling art at craft fairs, I've explained how to choose the right craft fair and given some ideas for setting up a great display stall. In today's. . . read more
Last week, we discussed how to choose the right craft fair for your art. Today, we’re going to concentrate on setting up your. . . read more
Today I’m going to discuss one of the first things you’ll need to consider if you’re interested in selling your artwork at. . . read more