Membership has its Benefits!
Drive more customers to your e-commerce site. Increase visits to your studio and attendance at your show booths. Be found easily online. Reach over 70,000 collectors and build your own mailing lists. All while lowering your exhibition costs! Become a Member now!
According to our artist surveys, Paradise City Members average at each show $1,200 more in booth sales than non-members. Add in all the sales made through the Marketplace and its easy to see that Membership is a great value for $195 per year. It’s designed to increase your online sales and traffic year-round while paying for itself with reduced exhibition costs.
E-Commerce and Digital Marketing Benefits
Members receive a free storefront in the Marketplace that will take customers directly into their e-commerce site. Paradise City continuously promotes the Marketplace through e-mail, social media and digital advertising. Since launching in April of 2020, the Paradise City Marketplace has averaged over twenty two thousand visits to artists’ e-commerce sites per month. You can fully customize storefront images and can publicize special promotions for your store through our Paradise Perks! program. Paradise City does not take any percentage of sales for items sold or traffic generated through the Marketplace.
The Paradise City website has thousands of visitors per month throughout the year. Member’s receive a free web page in the Artist Showcase. You can fully customize your Member’s web page with artist statements, images, descriptions of your work, galleries you exhibit at, links to your web site, or any other information you would like.
Drive customers to your Marketplace storefront and your exhibition booth and build your email lists with a custom email marketing promotion. We will send it for free to our list of over 40,000 customers
Publicize your studio in our seasonal Open Studio Newsletter
Expand your on-line presence by submitting an article for our Art Buzz blog. When published, your Art Buzz story will help customers and collectors find you and your work online before, during and after your shows.
Show Services and Marketing Benefits
Free, automatic applications to all our shows, Free VIP passes for your best customers. Deposit-only booth reservations with no deferred payment fees. These benefits alone pay for your Membership fee!
Paradise City sends out over 50,000 direct mail pieces per show. You can order an unlimited number of full-color postcards custom printed with your message plus a $2 off admission coupon at no charge. We will even send them to your customers for free! Save hundreds of dollars in printing and postage fees!
The Paradise City Guide, produced twice per year, is read by over 100,000 buyers of fine and functional art. An important resource for art buyers and craft aficionados, the Guide is distributed through galleries, hotels, restaurants, museums and visitor centers as well as our direct marketing list and at the shows. Member’s receive 40% off advertising rates.