Monday, October 26, 2009
Wow! Vending is super fun!
Luckily today I got to sleep in.
I had an amazing time vending at Full Circle Bellydance Festival in Cable, WI at the beautiful and scenic Telemark Lodge.
I also got a chance to spend some quality time with my Mom during slow hours in the day while the event attendees were in workshops. We had a great time setting up my store, having a nice leisurely lunch together, and taking a Raks Assaya (Egyptian cane dancing) workshop from the beautiful and talented Aliayah Sahar, one of the workshop instructors and featured headliner for the event.
Upon returning home, I was happy to discover that I more than paid for my travel, workshops, and expenses by vending. I'm definitely considering do this again!
PHOTO: Sarah, a bellydancer from Northern WI, modeling her favorite veils in front of my traveling souk. In addition to my own bellydance wares, I also vended a few hand dyed silk bellydance veils for my friend Vashti.