Crafty Business Tips: How to Survive an Outdoor Craft Fair

Summer is almost here, and that means one thing: it’s outdoor craft fair season! Since these events have the potential to draw in crazy amounts of foot traffic, they’re always an amazing opportunity to make extra sales and spread brand awareness. Plus, you get to enjoy beautiful weather while working. What’s not to love? Before […]

Craft Fair Tips: The Differences Between a Juried and Non-Juried Show

Your handmade business is up and running. You’ve got your handmade products, you’ve got your craft booth display down pat, and your craft fair emergency kit is packed and ready to go! There’s just one more fork in the road to consider: whether to consider a juried or non-juried craft fair. One isn’t necessarily better […]

Hit the Ground Running: Craft Fair Resources for Newbies

If you’re thinking about selling at craft fairs for the first time, you’ve probably already noticed there is a lot of information out there for vendors! It’s easy to become overwhelmed about starting this new aspect of your business. Today, I’m sharing several resources to help you start off your experience as a craft fair vendor on the […]

How to Decide If a Craft Fair Venue is Right For Your Creative Business

Whether you’re new to the craft fair scene or have been selling your items at events for years, choosing the right venue for your business is an ongoing challenge. Craft fairs come and go; organizers change (or change focus); and community transitions may make a venue you’ve avoided in the past suddenly perfect for your business. […]