Shows and Events

       

      July, July 2-4 || July 9- 11 || July 16- 18 || July 23- 25- 2021 Heritage Festival- Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ Show Information

       

      August 12-15, 2021- 99th Gallup Inter Tribal Indian Ceremonial- Gallup, New Mexico
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      August, 21-22, 2021- Free Indian Market - Federal Park & Scottish Rite Temple, Santa Fe, NM Show Information

       

      August, 21-22, 2021- SWAIA Santa Fe Indian Market - Santa Fe Plaza Show Information

       

      September 18-19, 2021 - Prescott Indian Art Market - Sharlot Hall Museum- Prescott, AZ- Show Information and Application

      October 9-10, 2021- Cherokee Art Market Show Information

       

      October 9-10 , 2021- In-person Indian Art Market - Natural History Museum of Utah.
      Show Information

      October 1-31, 2021- Online Virtual Indian Art Market- Natural History Museum of Utah.
      Show Information

       

      November, 2021- Virtual American Indian Arts Marketplace - Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA Show Information and Application

       

      December TBA, 2021- NMAI Art Market - National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, D.C., and New York, NY Show Information

      January TBA, 2022-31th Litchfield Park Native American Fine Arts Festival
      Litchfield, AZ- Show Information and Application

       

      January 14-16, 2022-The 41th Annual Colorado Indian Market- Denver Show Information

      March 5-6, 2022- 64rd Annual Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market - Show Information and Applications

      May TBA, 2022- 5th Annual Bernalillo Indian Arts Festival -
      Loretto Park in Bernalillo, New Mexico - Show Information

       

      May TBA, 2022- Abbe Museum Indian Market-downtown Bar Harbor, Maine
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      May TBA, 2022- Native Treasures: Indian Arts Festival-Santa Fe, NM Show Information

      May TBA, 2022 30th Annual Zuni Festival of Arts and Culture- Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ

       

      June 4-5, 2022 - The 20th Annual Indian Market & Powwow-Tesoro Cultural Center, Morrison CO- Show information

       

      June 11-12, 2022- Virtual American Indian Arts Marketplace - Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA Show Information and Application

      June TBA, 2022 - Red Earth Festival- Oklahoma City- Cox Convention Center - Show information and Application

       

      June 25-26, 2022- Eiteljorg Indian Market and Festival - Show Information

       

      July TBA, 2022- 88th Annual Hopi Festival of Arts and Culture- Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ

       

      July TBA, 2022 - Prescott Indian Art Market - Sharlot Hall Museum- Prescott, AZ- Show Information and Application

      August TBA, 2022- 73st Annual Navajo Festival of Arts and Culture- Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ

      August TBD, 2022- Gallup Native Arts Market- Gallup, NM - Show Information and Application

      August, TBA , 2022- We Are the Seeds- Santa Fe Railyard, NM- Show Information


       

Tips for attending shows-planning ahead?

 

  • Get rest the night before so you can be at your best to sell
  • Get your sales pitch ready- be able to speak about your work to engage your customers
  • Create a checklist well in advance (They have apps for that now (Google keep, Evernote)
  • Cloth/ display
  • Business cards
  • Pics/photo album of previous work Camera- Good idea to take photo of client wearing item they bought for your records and memory
  • Mirrors Cords- if you're in a show that allows you to set up with lights - Pliers and extra findings
  • Sand paper Polishing cloth
  • Hammer (Especially if settup canopy)
  • Rain coats n plastic cover up 4 table
  • Receipt book
  • Credit card gadgets- Square etc...
  • Be on time and stay until the end
  • Be professional, and communicate

 

Credit card processing companies

http://www.squareup.com

http://intuit-gopayment.com/iPhone 2

 

Avoiding Fraud

 

- Avoid using checks

- If you must take a check, get a valid phone #

- ask to see drivers licence and make copy, take photo.

- Some credit card services also carry check reader's too.

 

Booth Tips

Booth Tips

 

Retail Fixuring and Display

 

Dynamic Display Systems

 

Keeping it Cool




 

 

 


 

 

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