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Southwest Arts Festival

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Here I am, last weekend, at the Southwest Arts Festival on the grounds of the Empire Polo Club. There were 300 artists encompassing everything from sculptures to fine oil paintings. The show is rated one of the top 10 art shows in the nation...I had my highest sales yet at the show, & hopefully that's a sign of things to come for the entire year.


Violet Marie creating a Freshwater Pearl Barrette

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  1. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    That is excellent Violet! Congratulations!! :-D

  2. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Congrats Violet! You look good :-)

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Fabulous news, fabulous picture, Violet!
    Congrats on the sales and thank you for letting us see your beautiful face!

    I like your list of components. ;-)

  4. Stone Treasures
    Stone Treasures says:

    Wishing you continued success!

  5. gembeans
    gembeans says:

    How wonderful to see an artist at work!! I am always in awe of your designs and so happy for your success!! Woooppeee!

  6. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    That sounds wonderful, Violet! I wish I was there with you! Congrats!

  7. Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings says:

    That’s fabulous. Congrats!

  8. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Sounds like a great time, and congrats on the great sales.

  9. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Congratulations from me as well. Here’s to a great 2012 for everyone!

  10. Violet
    Violet says:

    Thank you so much, my friends !!!
    This was my first big show of the year…. and it was a fabulous show..
    and so much amazing art !!!
    And buyers… I hope this is a start to a very good year for everyone !!

  11. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Glad to hear this was a ‘SUCCESSFUL” show! Where was this show? :D

  12. Violet
    Violet says:

    Thank you Nancy…
    It was in Indio at the Polo Club… all the rich people from Palm Springs
    and La Quinta come to shop….
    People had to pay $8 to get into the show… plus there was valet parking
    for $10 dollars… so most people paid a total of $18 just to get in ….

  13. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    Sounds like a wonderful show place, I’m glad you did so well!! This is what making jewelry is all about :D

  14. nancykathryn
    nancykathryn says:

    Congrats on a great show, looks like you were having fun too!

  15. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Applause! Well deserved! :)

  16. Chickie Nonnie T
    Chickie Nonnie T says:

    Congrats Violet! You’ve got this year off to a good start!

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