Doing crafts is its own reward—it’s relaxing, enjoyable, and helps develop and express your creativity—but who doesn’t want to earn a few extra bucks? And you can. In fact, many artists have made pretty good profits on a personal hobby.
It’s actually much easier to make money through crafts, thanks to Internet stores like etsy.com and national shows, festivals and trade fairs. (For example, the photo for this article was taken at the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair, and shows the work of artist Ingrid Wagner). Interested in breaking into the craft business? Read on. [Read more…]