Independent craft shows have sprung up everywhere in the last few years. They’re a great opportunity to meet customers and colleagues. Here’s a roundup!
We gathered the locations and dates of some of the biggest craft industry trade shows and business conferences in 2022.
Craft show vendors can find many useful and inexpensive items at IKEA to use in their displays. Take a look at these IKEA hacks for your craft show setup to sell art prints, jewelry, pottery, clothing, home décor, and more!
In this podcast interview, Tricia Brancolini-Foley, the Executive Director of Handmade Arcade in Pittsburgh, talks about the evolution of that indie craft show including becoming a non-profit, working with the Pittsburgh arts community, and pivoting to a virtual show during COVID.
The fiber festival is a unique and specific kind of yarn experience. Differing from a retreat or educational conference, a fiber festival has its roots in connecting small-scale fiber producers and makers to fiber enthusiasts who are looking for specialty products and to those who are curious about where yarn comes from.
Once you’ve applied for and have been accepted to vend at a craft show, or have decided to secure a booth at a show with an opening, there is a lot to think about. Here’s what you need to make your booth successful.