10 Requirements for a Successful Art Show Item

In over five years of selling photography at art shows, I’ve had the opportunity to make a lot of friends, and to observe many more artists and their handiwork. I got to thinking about why some kinds of art seem to sell better at certain shows. Things like...
Wells Street Art Festival – Review

Wells Street Art Festival – Review

Oh boy. This is not fun. I did Wells Street again this year. I can say this emphatically: it has the worst load-in and load-out of any show I’ve ever done, and the rain Saturday morning compounded it. They stagger the artist load-in times from 6AM to 8:30AM and...
I win again! Mt. Clemens Art Show review

I win again! Mt. Clemens Art Show review

Mt. Clemens is a pleasant community on the northeast side of the metropolitan Detroit community. When this show came up on Zapplication earlier this year, I thought to myself: what a nice way to introduce my work to new viewers. Cause I hadn’t ever been to Mt....

HappiFeet — new weight system

Found this online today — a much more efficient weight system than the traditional cement filled PVC tubes. While I use steel bar weights, these have a smaller footprint and may be easier to transport in a smaller vehicle. Check out their website at...
America Creates

America Creates

Two refugees from the corporate world have started up America Creates, a new artists site with some interesting features.  The website is unique for a number of reasons, and stands out among the crowd of wannabe art destination sites. For starters, its...