Selling Arts & Crafts
7 Tips for Selling Your Art at Arts and Crafts Festivals
Here are seven basic things all artists and artisans must do to succeed at selling at arts and crafts festivals.
What Are Angel Policies and How Do They Affect Artists and Crafters?
Every company that makes digital images, craft stamps, and other images uses an angel policy to keep their original artwork from being "stolen" by another party. Learn how these policies affect you as a crafter or professional maker.
Make Money Selling Knit and Crochet Crafts at Craft Fairs
You can make money selling knit/crochet items at craft fairs! Read tips on how to make money selling handmade hats, scarves and other accessories.
How to Make an Artist's Catalog to Track Your Artwork
This article outlines a simple way to catalog and track an artist's work. The catalog has many uses, not the least of which is to aid in marketing the artist's work to the public.
15 Reasons Why You Should Start a Handmade Craft Business
Maybe you have a hobby that you're thinking about marketing, but you're trying to weigh the pros and cons. It's easy to give in to the negative aspects of starting your craft business, but there are also some really fantastic reasons to go for it.
How to Price Homemade Craft Items: Formulas and Other Considerations
This article is about how to price homemade craft items. It includes the most commonly used formulas for baseline, retail, and wholesale pricing as well as advice on everything from comparing the prices of similar items to the advantages of buying wholesale supplies.
Easy Crafts to Make or Sew and Sell at a Craft Fair or Bazaar
Crafts fairs or bazaars are a great way to meet your target market, show your creative artwork, and make some money. Here is a list of easy and inexpensive crafts you can make or sew, and sell at a craft fair, festival, or bazaar.
How to Sell Handmade Jewelry at Craft Shows and Festivals
Make money selling your handmade jewelry at local craft shows and festivals. Start locally, grab an artist friend, and get started selling your crafts today. Use colorful, lightweight displays.
Craft Blogs: How to Start and Maintain Successful Blogs for Craft Businesses
This article is about how to start and maintain successful blogs for craft businesses. It includes blogging platform information as well as ideas for blog posts, features, and topics.
How to Make a Profit Selling Your Artwork on Ebay as a Self-Representing Artist
A step-by-step guide on how you can make a profit selling your artwork on eBay as a self-representing artist.
Art That Sells: Top Themes, Subjects, and Mediums for Best-Selling Art
What are the most popular and sellable themes in art? Which subjects sell the most art? Do you know? Are these questions important to an artist?
How Much Should I Charge for My Paintings?
If you are an artist and wondering how much you should charge for your paintings, then there are a number of criteria that you should think about in setting your price. Check out this information from a professional artist.
How to Start a Face Painting Business
Painting kids' faces is a great part-time job for creative and artistic people. If you think this might be a gig you're interested in, I've included my tips on supplies, designs, and what you need to consider as you get started!