Hey craft business owners! This gift guide is just for you. If someone has been asking you what you want this holiday, we know you’ll find some things on this list that you’ll need and love. Treat your business (and yourself) to something fun this holiday season!
C&T Publishing, a premier publisher of quilting and craft books, has reduced the number of books their publishing in a year and is shuttering their digital pattern marketplace, PatternSpot.com.
When you decide to organize a charity craft drive, there are steps you should take to ensure that the effort is effective and follows legal regulations.
After ten years, Squam Art Workshops has a new Events Coordinator.
If you’ve ever dismissed these machines as just for paper crafts, get ready to be surprised. Artists are creating amazing projects using computer controlled cutting devices such as those from Silhouette and Cricut.
Learn the power of podcasting to boost your creative business. In this webinar Kara Gott Warner will show you how to identify podcasts that align with your brand, and etiquette for pitching yourself to get on a show.
National home decor retailer, West Elm, has a commitment to promoting the work of artisans and crafters in the areas where their stores are located.
Brick-and-mortar retailers are a cornerstone of the craft industry, but the retail environment is going through drastic changes right now. In this panel discussion three brick-and-mortar craft shop owners will give us an honest picture of the challenges and opportunities they’re currently facing, and how designers and suppliers fit into the retail picture.
Before even launching her sewing pattern business, Erin Weisbart was asked to appear on a PBS sewing program. How did it happen? Erin tells us how she got that gig.
We want to introduce you to a new member of our team here at Craft Industry Alliance, Paula Wilson. Paula will be doing copy editing and social media management for us. Welcome, Paula!