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How to sell at Art and Craft Festivals

How to sell at Art and Craft Festivals

  • Do I make money at theses?  
  • Where did I get my tent?
  • How did I find out about this festival?
  • How much does it cost?

Collage artist story by the Cleveland Public Library

Collage artist story by the Cleveland Public Library

Thanks to the crew at the Cleveland Public Library for putting this together.  Artist Deborah Shapiro from Cleveland Digital on Vimeo.

Coming Soon! Permanent Pop Up Shop at Northside Marketplace

Coming Soon! Permanent Pop Up Shop at Northside Marketplace

Starting in July, you can find my prints at Northside Marketplace, located 21 Furnace Street, Akron, Ohio.  I'll have a wall with framed and matte...

Freedom Flag Collage at Stark State Workforce Center in Akron

Freedom Flag Collage at Stark State Workforce Center in Akron

Stark State Collage purchased my Freedom Flag collage for their new facility in Akron.

PBS Interview on "Applause"

PBS Interview on "Applause"

I talked about my jaw surgery and how that lead to me doing collages.

TV Interview with Golden Opportunities WKYC

TV Interview with Golden Opportunities WKYC

I also talk about changing careers over the age of 50 by following my passion and advice for others.

How the 2017 Total Eclipse Impacted My Art

How the 2017 Total Eclipse Impacted My Art

The day before the big event, we did a little sight seeing and found musicians everywhere, in bars, on the street, and even in a small town, grocery/restaurant type of place, way out in the country (represented by the guitar).

Dog, Cat, and Horse Commissions

Dog, Cat, and Horse Commissions

When someone asks me to do a collage of their pet, I first ask to see a photo of the pet to determine if I can do it justice. 

Collage art at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport

Collage art at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport

I'm honored to have several works on display at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport  for the "Expressions of Imagination" Art Exhibit located ...

Timelapse Art with Funny Vegan Chicken Song

Timelapse Art with Funny Vegan Chicken Song

So it's been a while since I did a timelapse video and felt it was time for another one.  I asked our good friend and talented songwriter Arthur Ko...

Quotes in Freedom Flag

Quotes in Freedom Flag

Creating the illusion of folds in a flag using only magazines pages was a challenge for me in my collage, “Freedom Flag”.  This is one of those pi...

First Ladies Flag

First Ladies Flag

*A print of this collage is currently on display at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport near Concourse A through January 31, 2018. This is my ...