One of the advantages of being involved with the handmade community is the opportunity to find and try a variety of handmade goods. I’m often asked about my personal choices and how I discovered them. So for this first of a series, I thought I’d share some of my go-to artists and how I happened upon them. These are people from whom I have made multiple purchases, as well as my “house” artists who supply the things I purchase over and over again and whose handmade work is counted among my favorites.
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Are you looking for ways to promote your handmade work? Are you overwhelmed and don’t know where to start? Go ahead and dip your toe in the water, and check out these promotional resources I’ve compiled for you. Most are free! And remember … you don’t have to do everything today. Bookmark the page and come back to it again later and pick up another tip or two.
Check it out, and please let me know if there’s any other kind of information that would be helpful to you. I’m happy to help.
For a while now I’ve been working on a way to increase the exposure of artists and crafters on this site, and eventually it became clear to me that what I was looking for went beyond what a typical blog format could accommodate. So today I’m happy to announce the complete redesign of Try Handmade! Dozens of pieces are featured on the home page in a graphical format so you can easily find great handmade treasures.