selling at craft shows

Know Before You Go | How to Steal The Show at a Craft Festival or Trade Show

June 29, 2011

Have you ever attended a trade show, craft fair, festival or juried show and wondered why some booths are jam-packed with wall to wall people and other booths are completely empty? Some companies seem to be magnetic – pulling in people and customers.

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From Hobby to Business: Hobbies cost money, businesses make money

April 6, 2011

Lots of women start what I call a “side job” or small cottage industry at home. They do everything themselves and It’s a way to make extra money either selling online or at craft shows. And for those of us who love being creative it’s a terrific way to do what you love and make “some” money. But in the long run it may not be the best model for a fast track profitable product business making “real” money.

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