Craft Show Confidential Is A Tongue In Cheek Send Up Of The American Craft Show Industry, Delivered As The Fictional Memoir Of Vanessa Nathaniel, A Jeweler Based In The Chicago Area Nathaniel Is Writing In The Year 2036, When Craft Shows, Like Dinosaurs, Have Vanished From The Earth, Victims Of E Commerce And Audience Fatigue Now 76, She Recalls The 27 Years She Spent On The Road As A Show Going Single Woman Nathaniel S Life Unfolds In Three Places The Studio, The Booth, And The Road To And From In Each She Undergoes Eye Opening Experiences, Which Reveal Human Nature For Better And Worse In Volume 1, The Typewriter Age 1988 1996, She Tells Her Tale In 30 Vignettes, Most Of Them Humorous, Some A Bit Gritty, With Titles Such As Living On Fumes, Humping Wholesale, My Little Mohawk, Drive By Ex Boyfriend, Problem In A Porta Potty, Artistic Leech, Artistic License Along The Way, The Larger World Changes Presidents Morph From Reagan To Clinton Technology Races From Typewriter To Computer Emails And Websites Are New And Strange Things America Launches The Persian Gulf War Global Warming Is Not Yet A Pressing Concern, Despite The Best Efforts Of Vice President Al Gore We Learn How Artists Relate To These Things But The Tone Remains Light The Reading Is Easy Nathaniel Champions Civility And Plain Old Hard Work, While Lamenting Pomposity And Image Driven Egos, Her Own Included At The Risk Of Ruffling Some Carefully Crafted Feathers, This Book Depicts A Distinctively American Way Of Life, And Places Craft Shows And Their Artists In Cultural Context Volumes 2 And 3, Which Cover The Years 1997 To 2014, Will Be Published In The Fall Of 2014 Volume 4, Consisting Of Stories Written By Valerie Hector S Real Life Craft Show Colleagues, Is Tentatively Scheduled To Be Published In February, 2015 It Will Be Co Edited By Valerie Hector And Seymour Mondshein, Host Of The American Craft Council S Balti Show Story Slam, And Feature An Introduction By David Bacharach, An Award Winning Metalsmith And Senior Luminary In The Craft Show Field.
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- Craft Show Confidential
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- 03 September 2018 Valerie Hector