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How to sell art at an outdoor festival – Part 2

How to sell art at an outdoor festival – Part 2

It was the big day of the Ashland Strawberry Faire.  I got my booth, my supplies, and all my art together in Part 1.  Will somebody love my art enough to take it home with them, make it a part of their lives?  You never really know.  Anything can go wrong at an outdoor booth; poor weather, low turnout, or just plain bad luck.  Every fair or show is an opportunity to observe people and learn what you can do to…

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How to sell art at an outdoor festival – Part 1

How to sell art at an outdoor festival – Part 1

I know I’ve had a short break from my list of paintings; last week was a veritable whirlwind of prep for the Ashland Strawberry Faire!  This is the second time I’ve worked at this faire after having worked at other various conventions and craft shows, and I have to say I’ve learned a lot!  If you’re thinking about selling your work, or if you just want to hear about my mistakes, this post is my experience selling art at an…

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