For the last week, Ed, Natasha and Kate have been representing Advocate art at the Spring Fair at the NEC in Birmingham. They went up on Saturday to set up our stand, filled with art prints and original works by our illustrators. With over 3000 exhibitors and 300,000 new products Spring Fair is Europe’s largest gift and home accessories show. Showcasing all the latest trends it is a chance to compare products from thousands of suppliers, whether from British or international companies. Spring Fair includes sectors in the following: greeting cards and stationery, art and framing, festive, floral, fashion, jewellery, toys, games, gifts and home, kitchen, dining and housewares. As you can see from the photos, Advocate’s stand is very busy and Ed and Natasha can be seen selling hard!
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Spring Fair is fast approaching and Greetings Today Magazine have printed an overview of what we will be offering when we are there. You can find us at a new location in the Art section of the Spring Fair at stand 4B 109 where we will be showcasing original artwork as well as contemporary and traditional designs for greeting cards, posters and art licensing. Spring Fair is on from the 5th-9th February at the NEC in Birmingham so not long to send in new designs! Read below to find out more about what Advocate Art will be showcasing!
“With 20 years of experience Advocate Art illustration agency will be at Spring Fair for the first time in 2012. Located in the art and framing section of hall 4 they will showcase original artwork from artists and illustrators as well as prints, photography, contemporary designs and our more traditional designs for greeting cards, posters and art licensing, they are one of the largest and most bespoke agencies around. Originals include paintings from artists Chris Rigby, Nicola Evans and Carol Gillan are great for galleries; artists like Paula Doherty and photographer John Miller we will be licensing as well as selling originals and taking commissions. New this year, Advocate will be selling never before seen ranges, trend forward ideas and the best in contemporary illustration. With over 200 artists and over 300 commissions a month they have one of the most bespoke greeting card libraries around. The on-line library contains over 50,000 ready to use images including photography.”