If you are a market member and would like to advertise in the new 2017 Saturday Market Guidebook the following information will help you get started. The guidebook will be released by the 2nd week in June 2017, just in time for our tourist season.
Please print the Form (link below) and submit it to the Saturday Market office by 15 April 2017. Saturday Market mailing address is:
30 E. Broadway #124, Eugene, OR 97401
Submit Completed Ads to:
Heather Robbins-Hinton at email@example.com
Keep in mind, this guidebook allows customers to remember you or even find you long after they leave market and return home.
-If you have an online shop, include your website or other contact information!
-Make sure the business name on your ad matches the name in the Saturday Market records and keep your market records current. If you don’t have a business name use the member name on record with market.
-Include a ‘Coupon Code’ for online shoppers or a ‘mention this ad’ and receive a discount or a free gift! Please, NO coupons. We don’t want customers cutting up the guidebook for coupons.
-Include your booth number (reserve vendors). If you are a nomadic vendor, mention that the information booth will know where you are on Saturdays.
-Consider adding a QR Code (Quick Response Code). In case this is new information for anyone, here’s a link to get a free QR Code: http://www.qr-code-generator.com/ Attached above is Rege Shaw’s Just Lavendar Business QR code You can scan it with your smart phone to see how it works. The code scanner is specific to the type of cell phone and service you use. Open the App Store on your phone, search for “QR Code Scanner” and download it on your smart phone. The app uses your phone’s camera to scan the QR code and then takes you directly to the URL embedded within the code. Click the following link to get a visual idea of what we’re talking about: QRCodeJustLavendar.png
-Need inspiration? Check out the 2016 Holiday Market Guidebook. It is also available online if you didn’t keep a copy to refer to.
-Keep your ad simple, in-line with your brand and memorable!
ADVERTISEMENT SPECS & CREATING AN AD YOURSELF:
For details on creating your own ad please visit our earlier blog post at:
and scroll down to the title: What Will The Guidebook Look Like? beneath the 2016 Ad Form.
A super easy to use platform is Canva
You can also see the 2016 Holiday Market Guidebook online at:
Current Street Team Members– Kelly Durian, Cortney Fellet, Melissa Garcia-Parry, Nome May, Sarah O’Grady, or Heather Robbins-Hinton
DO YOU NEED HELP CREATING AN AD?
If you want to participate in this project, but are unsure about the technical side of creating an effective and artistic ad, you can contact
Dahna Solar Design & Illustration
30 East Broadway, Suite 122
Eugene, OR 97401
She charges $60 – $100 to create an ad.
Dune Erickson Hyatt of De Art and Design (market member)
SM Booth #159 (fountain side)
Rege Shaw of Just Lavendar (market member)
SM Booth #177 (fountain side)