What’s Inside: Learn How to Host Your Own Craft Show
Craft shows are a great way to sell your handmade crochet items. It allows many to find new customers and network with like minded businesses.
My experience wasn’t so great. As I look back on it I think fear was the greatest stumbling block for me. If you like people and can share your passion easily with others this is a great option.
Chrissy Herron of IndieBizChick.com suggests in How to Market Your Craft Biz (Without Going Broke) that you should throw your own craft show or party like Avon and Tupperware. All you need is a place, a time, and guests.
I tried this concept a number of years ago for teaching crochet. I gathered a couple of students, met a friends’ home and taught them all how to make a crochet owl. It was a fun ladies night out. [Continue reading]