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Should I be busy demonstrating my art, or perfecting the sales pitch? - Cathy Read Art
So how did we do? The exhibition looked great, there were lots of people- although apparently quiet for John Lewis! We had a lot of interested people, sales were made, not as much as we’d like but worth the effort! Well, this last week has been hectic, to say the least. I need to chill by a pool, dangling my toes in the water, drinking a cocktail, or a nice glass of Chianti! Ideally somewhere hot… like Miami Reality setting in here! A nice cup of tea with my feet up on the sofa will have to do! This photo belies how busy it was! I wasn’t able to take pictures when I was busy… because I was busy! Of course! BTW – The seated lady talking to a customer is fellow artist and Bafa member Mita Vaghela. She has some beautiful woodland scenes with the light coming through! Several people were curious how I was able to concentrate with all the activity! I was more concerned about missing potential customers whilst engrossed in my work. Selling my art is something I struggle with! But Demonstrating is a different matter. It allows me to engage with the public, to explain …