Karen Kovecses, 56, a longtime Buyers Market of American Craft exhibitor who with her husband, Joseph, created works in unusual woods, died June 25 after a battle with cancer.
Little did Wendy Rosen know that, after 30 years, her idea for a wholesale marketplace for fine craft would still be alive and thriving as the Buyers Market of American Craft.
More than a few family dynasties have grown up around the Buyers Market, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. Parents who have exhibited for decades are now watching their children participate in the show.
One simple idea is sometimes all it takes to launch a successful business. Come up with something people want or need, or don’t even know they need until you offer it to them, and you’re well on your way.
The Rosen Group has announced dates for the Buyers Market of American Craft and NICHE: The Show.
Rebecca Rosen Mercado has been appointed the new Buyers Market of American Craft (BMAC) director.
A contingent of international guests—leaders of national craft federations and craft advocacy groups
There’s nothing like a little bad publicity on national television to make government decision makers (well, at least one decision maker) sit up and take…