February, Planning for the Summer
I have spent the past week working on new art (yaaay!)
I have been looking for places / events to sell my art.
It can be hard to find places that work for dark or creepy art. Harder to find ones with reasonable table fees and that does not make one jump through crazy hoops.
I have confirmation for two so far. Dark in the Park in July in Pacific, Washington. Yes, there is a town in Washington named Pacific. That threw me when I first found out. It is just north of Puyallup. I also signed up to do a dark themed event in November, right after Thanksgiving, the Feast of Beasts.
I sent out applications for five other events, one is a wait list. I hope to hear back on those, soon. They are in Seattle. I will post more about those when I hear back. There is another Seattle one that has not posted their application yet. I am eagerly awaiting it, as I already have someone to share the space with. If all goes well that will be 8 larger events. I hope to get some smallish ones in as well. I really enjoyed Oddmall Tacoma last year.
I want to expand my inventory beyond paper products. I picked up a silk screening kit. I want to see if I can design something to put on shirts or maybe tote bags. One color jobs as it only came with one screen. I have an idea for a few things that might work.
Suggestions for things that can be easily hand made and/or and cheaply purchased are welcome.
In other events:
I am gearing up for Emerald City Comicon. I have been working the event for many years, 6 or 7 years I think. I am super excited to go through Artist alley and see what new stuff my favorite artists have done.
I almost forgot!
I posted the video of me painting Starry Tacoma Night!