Monday, June 14, 2010

Helpful Hints for Crafters

From the ever helpful Valencia of Fayes Crochet- here are some helpful thoughts for a hot summer day:

Not too early to start thinking about forming a Christmas plan!! Christmas in July What will you offer?
How will you keep up with orders?
Lessons learned from 2009?
Holiday Promotions?
Maximizing your time during the holidays.

Updated site for Handmade Marketer: . This site provides information and a newsletter on marketing your craft.

Craft Show:
Gifts from the Heart Craft Show - Odd Fellows Clubhouse - 185 park Ridge Circle, Winston-Salem, NC
Date: Nov 4/5/6 - thurs & friday - 9a -8p; Sat 9-5
Vendors are required to work at least 5 hrs per day
8x10 Booth - $105.00
2 table space -$75.00
1 table space $50.00
Contact Sheree Joyner 945-9375 for full details


Thursday, June 3, 2010

Handmade Triad Organizers Chris, Mandy and Traci Featured in GoTriad!!

Here's a great article about the founding of Handmade Triad, the First Friday indie Markets, and the future of the Handmade Triad Team. Way to go Chris, Mandy and Traci on the Great article!!