The Craft Industry Alliance 2022 Scholarship program is now open for applications. Craft business owners are encouraged to apply.
Craft Industry Alliance announces it is partnering with MyHealthily to provide access to healthcare coverage options for our members, their employees, and their families.
In our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide featuring products and services from our members, you’ll find something unique and special for everyone on your list.
Shannon Talbott designed the New Beginnings Moth pin which will be given out as a gift to all participants in our second Mastermind Group Program session.
Congratulations to our 2021 scholarship program recipients.
The premier trade show for the crafts industry, h+h, is coming to North America. We’re proud to be the strategic partner to produce this new show.
Join us for Craft & Chat, a social evening for members where you can work on your latest project, get to know new people, and hang out!
The Craft Industry Alliance 2021 Scholarship program is now open for applications. Craft business owners are encouraged to apply.
We’re excited to welcome two new team members to Craft Industry Alliance.
Congratulations to our 2020 scholarship program recipients.
We’re hiring for a Community Manager and Outreach Coordinator. This is a part-time, remote position.
We’re excited to announce our annual scholarship program.
Today we’re excited to unveil our refreshed Member Discounts page. When you become a member of Craft Industry Alliance you unlock access to a whole suite of discounts that allow you to save money on the products and services you need to run your business.
2017 has been an exciting year for Craft Industry Alliance and today, as the year draws to a close, we wanted to look back at some of the highlights.
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!
Today we’re pleased to be adding a suite of member benefits to your Craft Industry Alliance membership. One of things we can do by coming together as a trade association of craft professionals is negotiate group discounts and access to services that would be difficult to get as individuals. We’re proud to introduce those […]
From Abby: Before we launched we created a Google Doc with ideas for Journal articles. In preparation for the first few issues, we had to reach out to writers to ask if they’d contribute to a publication that didn’t exist yet. I remember calling Melanie Falick at home, shortly after she’d left Abrams, to ask […]
Thank you to all of our members who took the time to fill out our member survey earlier this month. The data is helpful to us as we plan the editorial calendar for the Craft Industry Alliance Journal, choose webinar topics and book club books, and generally think about what our members need and want […]
Slack is a great tool for communicating with teams of all sizes. We use it at Craft Industry Alliance and highly recommend it. Here’s why.
The CIA website is more complex than it looks. Believe it or not, it is because of that complexity that we decided to do as much as possible ourselves. Learn which tasks we tackled and which we out-sourced.