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    Tank Girl
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      I’ve just booked a stall at a craft fair on saturday ,
      to sell some of my art work….

      I’m shitting it :crazy:

      hope something sells – so wish me luck!!

      #1173075
      Pike Tom Us
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        Tank Girl wrote:
        I’ve just booked a stall at a craft fair on saturday ,
        to sell some of my art work….

        I’m shitting it :crazy:

        hope something sells – so wish me luck!!

        ahh thats awesome! wish i had more motivation to do something like that.. where abouts is the fair?

        my friend set up a stall in camden selling scarves she makes.. bought a load of fabric back from thailand and is making a nice income on it..

        #1173054
        Tank Girl
        Participant

          Thanks!

          its not the best of venues,
          its in a small hall south of london (suburbia)
          but its a start to (hopefully !!!! ) build my confidence

          and motivation – well I’ve been painting for years and years and have begun to run out of space so had to do something,

          and if I dot sell any everyones getting a picture for their birthday and christmas :laugh_at:

          and a party in north london sat night to either cellebrate or drown my sorrows as spent money on the table / frames etc :bounce_fl

          #1173087
          complexialplex
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            good luck, hope all goes well. it can be very daunting when confronted with the public like that. what mediums do use mainly?

            #1173055
            Tank Girl
            Participant

              usually acrylic, with texture paste and sand either on canvas or paper and then framed

              (and sometimes paper with either print or sort of archetecture drafts and then paint over it)

              I really am shitting it (not the most confident of people)

              so thanks for your wishes :love:

              #1173076
              Sini
              Participant

                Good luck Tank!!! :group_hug What do you paint?
                Let us know how you get on ^_^

                #1173048
                BioTech
                Participant

                  Good luck mate! Hope it goes well.

                  Any pics of your stuff? Would be interested to see it.

                  #1173056
                  Tank Girl
                  Participant

                    I’ll try and post some in a bit and honest critism welcome

                    #1173070
                    Southcaver
                    Participant

                      good luck me dears, i’m sure you don’t need it though:bounce_g: :bounce_fl :bounce_g:

                      #1173074
                      DaftFader
                      Participant
                        BioTech wrote:
                        Any pics of your stuff? Would be interested to see it.

                        yeah definatly would like to see them … good luck also tg raaa:group_hug

                        #1173065
                        starlaugh
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                          Tank Girl wrote:
                          I’ll try and post some in a bit and honest critism welcome

                          Sweet get them up! I will tell you what I think…. ๐Ÿ˜‰

                          I will then know if I need to wish you luck for your stall :weee:

                          #1173077
                          lilmstrixta
                          Participant

                            yea you should put some up would be good to have a nosey
                            god luck with the stall im sure you’ll do great

                            #1173057
                            Tank Girl
                            Participant

                              hope this works…..

                              #1173069
                              d.r.e.a.m
                              Participant

                                there realy good!!I like the top left and the 1 below it!!what would you class them as abstract?

                                #1173085
                                marysometimes
                                Participant

                                  they’re very good!
                                  if costumers have a good eye they’ll definitely buy them.
                                  good luck on the sale ๐Ÿ˜‰

                                  #1173071
                                  Southcaver
                                  Participant

                                    There good, i’d buy one.

                                    #1173049
                                    BioTech
                                    Participant

                                      They are actually pretty bloody good. I’d be suprised if they didn’t sell. Actually, how much you selling them for, if you don’t mind me asking?

                                      #1173066
                                      starlaugh
                                      Participant

                                        Same as BioTech :biggreen:

                                        I would have them on my wall… you seem to have an artistic streak in your TankGirl ๐Ÿ˜‰

                                        #1173058
                                        Tank Girl
                                        Participant

                                          cheers guys, I really do appreciate the support :love:
                                          have never sold anything before so its quite daunting

                                          I’m not really sure about the prices so presently I’m thinking of them ranging from 4×6 ยฃ5 to A4 ยฃ25 – but I may add a few extra quid onto them if everyone else selling for loads more – I dunno – I’m a bit stuck
                                          (but I’m also bearing in mind that this is a hobby and not a ‘job’ )

                                          I got the frames really really cheap ยฃ1.00 to 4.00 – so dont want to take the piss but I need to make approx ยฃ70 to break even – frames / stall etc, but will be happy just to sell a few ๐Ÿ˜‰

                                          #1173050
                                          BioTech
                                          Participant

                                            How much would you sell them for if you had to package them and send via mail?

                                            #1173045
                                            Techno Viking
                                            Participant

                                              All the best and let us know how you got on!

                                              raaa

                                              #1173072
                                              GiantMidget
                                              Participant

                                                I don’t think you’ll have any trouble selling them TG, they look really good!!
                                                :love:

                                                #1173078
                                                lilmstrixta
                                                Participant

                                                  The one on the bottom right how much would you want for that one?

                                                  #1173059
                                                  Tank Girl
                                                  Participant
                                                    lilmstrixta wrote:
                                                    The one on the bottom right how much would you want for that one?

                                                    ah, cheers hon :group_hug

                                                    but I asked my mate round for some moral support this arvo ( and a nice cuppa)
                                                    and he came up with all this wanky ‘artsy’ inspiration bollox (that I just really cant say – am known for being honest and not talking utter shit )

                                                    and named them all and as he liked that one I told him he can have it but he told me to try and sell it – but I’m thinking of leaving it out as he’d appreciate it more

                                                    (and he’s a loyal getting fucked up partner so thats what really counts……. PS I’m quite pissed by now )

                                                    #1173047
                                                    General Lighting
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                                                      Good luck ๐Ÿ™‚

                                                      I certainly see the bottom right hand one selling and the two ones based on yellow/gold/umber (probably got the colour names all wrong but I expect you will work out which ones I mean)

                                                      I reckon even if they don’t sell in the capital (the problem there is more the competition and the “nathan barley” factor) you could probably sell them to yuppies round here particularly 40-somethings “Londonistan refugees” of which there are many

                                                      should get Biotech and Titch to be your agents, as they live not too far away from where all the Londoners try to escape to during summer Southwold etc) ๐Ÿ˜‰ also in woodbridge/fram/sax nearer where I live they go for those sort of things.

                                                      Even with the recession I think paintings like that could sell as you’re not asking for mega prices but people still want them for their houses and businesses (way better than those awful motivational pictures)

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