A Day in the Life of Artisan Weaver

Working from home – a day in the life of an artisan weaver

Craft Business Information: craftbiz

Resources and business information for the artist and craft person

Pricing Handwovens

Even though you may not be a weaver by profession at some point someone will ask if you are willing to sell your work. How much do you charge? How do you determine a reasonable price that will cover your costs and hopefully give you a bit of profit for your effort as well? There … Continue reading “Pricing Handwovens”

Product Labelling: aa052298

Product Labelling for Crafts, what you need to know

Craft Shows: aa042999

Some tips on attending a craft show

Book Store: Craftbiz books

Craft Business Books The Handmade Marketplace, 2nd Edition: How to Sell Your Crafts Locally, Globally, and Online Grow Your Handmade Business: How to Envision, Develop, and Sustain a Successful Creative Business Art Money & Success: A complete and easy-to-follow system for the artist who wasn’t born with a business mind. Learn how to find buyers, … Continue reading “Book Store: Craftbiz books”

Crafts online

I have been selling my handwoven items for some time now online. I have a website where I display some of my products and this continues to be an effective method of selling for me. I realize that as crafters/weavers/handspinners, many of us are looking for alternate ways to sell our work, in addition to … Continue reading “Crafts online”

Etsy

I have recently become more active in promoting my hand crafted products and am using the online shops of Etsy and Folksy. I have had Etsy and Folksy shops for some time now, but didn’t have a lot of products displayed on them, partly because I have also been working at a ‘real job’ so … Continue reading “Etsy”