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The MCA Experience: Succeeding in Art Festivals & Shows

October 13, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join us Thursday, October 13 for this artist workshop by artists, for artists.

Hosted by Jordan Shapot, Justin Alsedek, & Michael Brennan.

You’ve been accepted, now what? What makes a successful display? What are 10 things to do to up your game and improve your engagement with buyers and increase sales.

Drinks and Snacks will be provided at no cost.


Links for The MCA Experience: Succeeding in Art Festivals & Shows

Provided by Shapot Art Studio and Gallery



Art/Work – Revised & Updated

Everything You Need to Know (and Do) As You Pursue Your Art Career

By Heather Darcy BhandariJonathan Melber · 2017


Tools for Applying to Festivals and Shows:


Zapplication resources




5 Things to Consider Before Signing on to an Art Festival

Marion Cultural Alliance – Call to Artists

Fine Arts for Ocala – artist info

Ocala First Friday Artwalk


Tools for Succeeding at Shows and Festivals:

13 Do’s and Don’ts to Stand Out at an Art Fair


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Selling Art at Art Fairs & Festivals

How to Sell at Craft Fairs and Shows

Flourish Art Displays

Making Canopy or Tent weights for trade shows or art shows.

5 Tips for Showing your Art to the Public

Golden State Art Bags and Matting for Fine Art Prints

How to Professionally Present Your Art for Sale

Setting Up and Running an Art Festival Booth

How to Prepare for Your First Art Show


October 13, 2022
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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