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Jared Goeree

Medium: Photography
Year you most recently exhibited at this Show: 2019
Your Estimated Sales at this Show: < $500
Price Range of your Work: $49 - $595
Number of Years You have Exhibited in this Show:
1st time
Number of Years You have been doing Art Fairs overall: 5 - 10 years
Attendance: (1 is poor, 5 is great) 1
Location: 4
Facilities: 1
Ease of Participating: 3
Sales: 1
Overall: 1
Booth Fee vs. Your Sales Ratio: Poor
Estimated Attendance: under 500 people

Good Things about this Art Fair:
It's Laguna Beach

What could this Art Fair have done better?:
Advertise the event. Redesign the venue, reduce the number of exhibitors, enlarge the booth size, lower the costs, instead of a ten week show reduce it.

Move to another venue away from Sawdust Festival.

Advice to Other Artists Considering this Show:
A word of caution if you are considering being an exhibitor: The promoters are not honest, stated attendance is 4-60k for the ten week duration of the show. this is NOT true. The attendance is less than 20,000, that comes out to 2000 per week.

The venue is small, no air conditioning. Sales are a huge disappointment.

See my blog on ArtFairInsiders.com for additional commentary on this Show:
Yes, please note that on my review

What prompted you to submit a review today?
Hopefully other artists will be better informed

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