Craft Show Personal Impression Mistakes That Cost You Sales

Making sales at a craft fair isn’t just about your products and your display; it’s also about how you present and market yourself.  Here are some mistakes I see other vendors make regularly that will cost you sales – no matter how lovely your work and booth are. If you are guilty of any of … “Craft Show Personal Impression Mistakes That Cost You Sales”

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Summer Craft Ideas for Fun or Profit

Most professional crafters focus on the Fall and Winter seasons, but the Summer months can be a great time to get crafty too.  Kids are out of school and art and craft projects can be a great way to stimulate the mind and prevent boredom.  Here are some Summer craft ideas great for young and … “Summer Craft Ideas for Fun or Profit”

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10 Simple DIY Craft Show Display Ideas You Can Make in a Day or Less

Seeking clever ways to display your crafts? Here are 10 DIY craft show display ideas that are uncomplicated and affordable. Make your own, find items to repurpose, or discover affordable places to purchase premade displays. This cute ornament tree can be built for around $10 and could be used for any small items that dangle. … “10 Simple DIY Craft Show Display Ideas You Can Make in a Day or Less”

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The Melting Pot Market Granite City, Illinois

The Melting pot is an open-air, European-style market that features local crafters, artists and musicians.  It’s held in Civic park in downtown Granite City, Illinois the 2nd Saturday of each month May – October. We were so impressed with our first show in May, that we’ll be back for the next one on June 10, … “The Melting Pot Market Granite City, Illinois”

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Where to Find Bulk Craft Supplies and Save Money

When you sell crafts at fairs, it’s important to be sure you are finding the best possible deals on your supplies. Larger operations need a business ID to get wholesale pricing, but most small handmade businesses can still source items inexpensively if you know where to look. Below is a list of several places where … “Where to Find Bulk Craft Supplies and Save Money”

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