When I was starting out, I struggled with finding markets and pop up shops to sell my cards in. Now, I already have 3 lined up! For all of my crafters and artisans who still struggle with finding the right events to sell at, this week's blog post is for you! I am sharing my top tips for how to find craft fairs, flea markets and pop up markets. To learn, just keep on reading!
I have talked extensively about my Mini Misti on my Instagram page in this post and this blog post. I love maximizing my tools, which led me to create this blog post today. In case you were wondering, I got my Mini Misti from Ellen Hutson LLC, but you can also buy it from My Sweet Petunia and Amazon. So without further ado, here are 3 ways to use your Mini Misti.
This time of the year is not only a busy time for Thoughtfully Handmade but for universities as well. I have 4 (!) exams next week and a paper due, as well as many cards I still have yet to make for my December 16 holiday market at the Trinity Bellwood’s Flea. If you are in the same boat, read on to find out how I prepared!
Have I mentioned how much of a craft supply hoarder I am? No? I'm sure I'm not alone! If you are a crafter of any kind, you probably have a lot of craft supplies. But, if you are just starting out, what are the essentials that you need for your stash? Well, I've gone through many different craft supplies and I've narrowed it down to my ten absolute essentials. Last week I shared the first five, and this week I'm sharing the other. Just a disclaimer that these are not listed in any particular order!
Last week, I shared my 5 must-haves to running a business. I wanted to continue the theme and share my some of my favourite crafting supplies as well! Now, I have a lot, so, I decided to make this a two-parter. These craft supplies aren't organized in any particular order, and all of them are essential to me as a cardmaker and crafter.