A Brief Guide To Creating Ceramics – For Work & Play Pottery is one of the most accessible art and craft to learn. It is both a craft, as well as art depending on what you make from it. That is to say, you make ceramics that are inherently functional in nature (crafts) or decorative……
Art and craft is a one of the most fulfilling career streams to pursue because of the deep interpersonal connection with artist. I think that for an ideal scenario almost all artists visualise a self-employed, working in your own studio kind of a situation. However, that is not the only option open to artists and craftspersons.
A large number of artists work for other business entities in the sphere of different dimensions and scope.
Some work as full time employees and almost all work on a contractual, project and assignment basis. In fact it is a thing of prestige and advancement to land projects with brand houses and chain stores and create for them.
Every well-known and established artists and craftsperson looks to get prestigious projects from larger corporate entities. It means more exposure, fame and a tremendous opportunity for growth for them.
In this section of the blog we introduce several articles that explore what it is like to run an art and a craft business of your own. Some tips, tricks and guides are included. Knowledge, information and experience it gleaned from some well know artists and artisans and shared with you.
I hope you find these posts am engaging read and look forward to your contribution and questions in the comments section. Feel free to post your observation.
Secrets Of An Arbitrage Craft Business | Buy And Resell Crafts For A Profit (Picture Post)
Playing in the Sand Just like playing in the sand and discovering buried treasures, you can unearth arts and crafts in innocuous places, for wondrous prices. And if you are right, just like unknown treasures in the sand you can sell them for a great profit.(Left: Vintage Dial Phones Replicas, 1841-1895) What Is Arbitrage Arbitrage……
Sell Plants From Home – A Craft Business Idea (Picture Post)
Like To Grow Plants? Whether you grow plants as a hobby or it’s something you do to de-stress, there is one more benefit to your pastime. Plant growing is a fulfilling craft that can make you an income. Even a full-time one. There are many small businesses that are doing just this. And don’t worry……
Custom Shoe Making Business | How To Start Small And Easy And Grow
I always wore custom made shoes as a child. Just one of the reasons I think a custom shoe making business is a great idea. Discover how to learn shoe making and start your own shoes business.
Make And Sell DIY Craft Templates Online – No Shipping Or Manufacturing Costs
Why making all kinds of craft PDF templates like invitations, labels, menus, price-list, knitting and sewing patterns, woodworking plans, certificates, paper craft, paper sculpture etc. is a great business idea and how get started with it. Nothing gets better than a combination of a great business idea and a digital product . Digital products have……
How To Make And Sell Custom Rubber And Acrylic Stamps Online
Start a craft business of making and selling all kinds of ink stamps. See how to design and carve rubber and clear polymer stamps and sell them online.
The 5 Different Kinds Of Crafts You Can Make And Sell
The most popular categorise of crafts to make and sell. There are hundreds of crafts you can choose under each category to start your own art and craft business. Choose from textile, functional, paper, fashion and decorative crafts.
57 Ideas For A Craft Business
This a list of 57 ideas to start a popular craft business. There are many several choices of popular crafts that sell very well. If you are looking for inspiring ideas to start an art and craft business of your own, then read on.
Start A Bookbinding And Book Repairs Business
The craft traditions that become rare also become sought after. They become a niche art because they are difficult to come across. Book binding and book repair is one such craft business. Even if you think the demand for this would be low, the craftspersons to do this work will be even lower. You could be the only one in town. Read more about starting a book binding and repair business.
How To Start Your Own Candle Making Business From Home
The popularity of specialty candles has really taken off in the past decade as more and more people are starting to enjoy the relaxing effect that burning scented candles can have. This popularity and consumer demand for specialty candles creates a tremendous business opportunity for the innovative entrepreneur to start a business that manufactures and……