Selling your handmade products at in-person shows can be a great way to gain exposure for your creative business and meet potential customers if you are willing to invest the time and money. After years of participating in craft shows, trade shows, and home trunk shows, here are five beginner tips to help you get started. For your convenience, this… Read More
Do you have a new jewelry business or are thinking about starting one? Here you will find resources for jewelry makers and other creative entrepreneurs.
One of the biggest things I have struggled with being self-employed is staying focused. On any given day there are so many things that I could be doing that it’s easy to get overwhelmed and sidetracked. I will often jump around from thing to the next–reading a blog post one minute, to posting on Twitter the next, to then checking… Read More
If you find yourself in the Boston area for the upcoming long weekend, I highly encourage you to check out the Boston Arts Festival. There will be dance and musical performances, a fireworks show Saturday night, and 60 juried artists from the Boston area, including yours truly! You can find there on Saturday and Sunday from 12:00-6:00 selling my… Read More
I have this Happiness Planner that I bought at the very end of 2018. I spent all of 2019 intending to start it, but it wasn’t until January 6, 2020, that I FINALLY got it started. Since then, for the next 100 days, I used it as my weekly & daily planner and a way to reflect upon on the… Read More