Arts to Cash: Crafting a Home-based Business
Arts and Crafts are not just for children anymore! In 2011, Etsy.com, an online market for independent crafters, generated $525.6 million in sales thanks to its 17 million members and 800,000 shops.
Have you thought about crafting your way to extra income? Join a panel of local crafters and artists as they share how they turned their craft into a home-based business. Call 929-3457 to register.
- Startup Owl
Interested in starting your own crafting business? Start here to find information, links, and more.
Before Etsy, people sold their crafts via eBay, their own sites, and private sales but were often get lost in the shuffle. Etsy has become the online market leader.
Kickstarter is a funding platform for creative projects. Everything from films, games, and music to art, design, and technology. Kickstarter is full of ambitious, innovative, and imaginative projects that are brought to life through the direct support of others.