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MerchantArts Walks begin on Main

Original post made on Oct 28, 2010

MerchantArts Walk kicked off its monthly events in downtown Pleasanton last week with 10 businesses displaying exhibits within their stores and the organizers in front of the Main Street arch handing out maps and offering refreshments. "The event was a big success," said John Trefethen, head of MerchantArts Walk.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, October 28, 2010, 6:47 AM

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Posted by Artist/ArtLover
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Oct 28, 2010 at 8:58 am

A low turn out could also be because this town uses it's Local Artists as Free Entertainment, Free Art or High Commissions splits for Fundraisers... instead of looking at how to get the Local Artists opportunities to show their work and possibly sell their work without having to give half of the sale away... The hoops you have to jump through for the Fire House Art Center is enough to chase most Local Artists away! Check out their Submissions Requirements: Web Link


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