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The interested parties have come to your party: that Art Festival you have been planning and marketing for 364 days. How do you make sure they love the show, bring their friends, buy art, spread the word about what they found there and can't wait for next year?
Sharon McAllister, Executive Director of ArtFest Fort Myers (FL) and Jenny Wright, Festival Director of The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival (TX) join the conversation and share their best tips for building a memorable experience for their patrons.
We'll learn about their decisions on:
plus what works and even more interestingly what they've done that doesn't work!
Connie Mettler presents results from her 2014 Best Art Fair Survey of art fair buyers where she gathered data about what makes them come to a festival and why ... plus ... why there are formerly favorite shows that they no longer attend.
Both of these events were chosen as Top 50 Events in the survey.
Learn more about ArtFest Fort Myers. Learn more about The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival.
There is a lot to talk about during this Fall Harvest time. Grab some paper and pencils and you will be able to find out about some Grants available that your Group may be able to use if you Qualify. I love giving you information how you may possibly find some Grant money to use to grow your Community Garden. Plus, there is the usual USDA news feeds of information and then I will run down some more information for you that your Group may be able to use.
Hope you have a GREAT Fall Harvest this year! and get ready to turn that dirt over so that next year you can do another FUN!!! year. Now, some of you may be extending your Growing season with Hoop Houses. Keep at it and hope this late Fall and coming Winter you will be able to harvest a LOT of FRESH items.
Have a Great Community Garden Day!
Mary K. Hukill, Author and Radio Show Host
New Magazine: "Community Garden" and the linkc to look at it is http: joom.ag/TuTp
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Our special guest is Sergio Cariello, the comic book artist of the Action Bible, the most complete picture Bible ever! His captivating up-to-date artwork style—makes it the perfect Bible for today’s visually focused culture. The Action Bible presents 215 fast-paced narratives in chronological order, making it easier to follow the Bible’s historical flow—and reinforcing the build-up to its thrilling climax. The stories in The Action Bible communicate clearly and forcefully to contemporary readers. This compelling blend of clear writing plus dramatic images offers an appeal that crosses all age boundaries. Brazilian artist Sergio Cariello has created attention-holding illustrations marked by rich coloring, dramatic shading and lighting, bold and energetic designs, and emotionally charged figures. Let this epic rendition draw you into all the excitement of the world’s most awesome story.
Hear about some information on Community Gardens and some Shout Outs!
Have a Great Community Garden Day!
Mary K. Hukill
Books and AudioBooks: Community Garden Revolution and Community Garden Revolution Notes!
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Host Kathy Sipple speaks with Valparaiso Indiana artists, Melissa Washburn and Aimee Tomasek. They are part of a collaborative effort called Community Supported Art Valparaiso, representing eight local emerging and mid-career artists working in a variety of media. CSA Valpo connects artists and supporters of the arts in the community and is partnering with the Porter County Museum to facilitate these connections and strengthen their presence of the arts in Porter County.
From February 15 – May 16, 2015, the Porter County Museum will feature work from this year’s CSA artists in the 2015 Robert Cain Gallery Exhibit. The new exhibit will open to the public February 15, 2015 from 1-4p and feature a panel discussion with the artists at 2p. Learn more here.
On today’s show we will discuss how to you can use all of the new video apps to build your customer list and sell more of your art. Join Leslie Saeta and September co-host Kelley Sanford as they discuss how to use video and your social media to grow your art business.
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