Taking the leap from making for fun to making professionally is a big step. A few pieces of good advice, positive vibes, and knowledgeable role models can go along way. Even better is a lot of great advice, an atmosphere alive with positivity and encouragement, and an active community of mentors.
Our in-house photographer, Emily Dryden, dishes out her basic photography tips you should consider when shooting your beautiful designs!
The panel at our most recent How To Make It event discusses the ins and outs of pricing your designs for retail.
We invited Ronen Glimer of Artists & Fleas, Ronda J Smith of In the Seam, and local members of our design community to a panel discussion about using Instagram to market your designs and build a following. Watch clips from the event here!
You really are an extension of the product you’re asking people to buy or sell. When it comes to unique, handmade goods, people love being able to put a face with their new gift.