Shows and Events


      April 6, 2019- We Are the Seeds: Philadelphia-11 AM – 4 PM- Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N 5th St, Philadelphia - Show Information

       

      May 17-19, 2019- Abbe Museum Indian Market-downtown Bar Harbor, Maine
      Show Information

      May 24-26, 2019- Native Treasures: Indian Arts Festival-Santa Fe, NM Show Information

      May 25-26, 2019 29th Annual Zuni Festival of Arts and Culture- Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ- Show Information and Application

       

      June 1- 2, 2019 - The 19th Annual Indian Market & Powwow-Tesoro Cultural Center, Morrison CO- Show information

      June 7- 9, 2019 - Red Earth Festival- Oklahoma City- Cox Convention Center - Show information and Application


      June 22,
      2019- Eiteljorg Indian Market and Festival - Show Information


      July 6-7, 2019- 86th Annual Hopi Festival of Arts and Culture-
      Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ - Show Information and Application


      July 13-14, 2019 - Prescott Indian Art Market
      - Sharlot Hall Museum- Prescott, AZ- Show Information and Application

       

      August 2-11, 2019- 98th Gallup Inter Tribal Indian Ceremonial- Gallup, New Mexico
      Show Information

       

      August 3-4, 2018- 70th Annual Navajo Festival of Arts and Culture- Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff, AZ - Show Information and Application

      August 11, 2019- Gallup Native Arts Market- Gallup, NM - Show Information and Application

      August, 15-16, 2019- We Are the Seeds- Santa Fe Railyard, NM- Show Information

       

      August, 17-18, 2019- SWAIA Santa Fe Indian Market - Santa Fe Plaza, NM Show Information

      October 12th & 13th, 2019- Cherokee Art Market
      Show Information
      and Application

       

      October TBD, 2019- Natural History Museum of Utah. The Indian Art Market
      Show Information

       

      November 9th- 10th, 2019- American Indian Arts Marketplace - Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA Show Information and Application

       

      December TBD, 2019- NMAI Art Market - National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, D.C., and New York, NY Show Information

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      January 12, 2019-Jewelry Marketplace-Second Saturday at the Heard Museum,
      Phoenix, AZ- Show Information

      January 12-13, 2019-27th Litchfield Park Native American Fine Arts Festival
      Litchfield, AZ- Show Information and Application

       

      January 18-19-20, 2019-The 38th Annual Colorado Indian Market- Denver
      Show Information

      March 2-3, 2019- Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market - Show Information and Applications



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




 

 

 


 

 

Other Show Resources