“If you’re smart, don’t be a fool wasting your time being a genius.”
For more wisdom from my interview with the knitting superhero herself read the full interview on the Etsy Seller Handbook blog.
In making a hand-drawn list for a post on the Etsy Blog called 3 Easy Steps for Managing Time and Reaching Your Goals, I refocused a bit and made a little plan for my Etsy shop. Stay tuned as my plan unfolds!
I made this quick little drawing for an Etsy Vine, celebrating a big milestone for the Etsy community. Confetti time!
I love going to TV show tapings, maybe to a surprising degree. I watch the odd show online and get absorbed into out-of-date series here and there, but I can’t say I’m really up to date on current television. But, there is something so exciting about being on the set of a show taping, with all the lights, and cameras, the professional crowd riler, and all the glimpses into the behind-the-scene action.
This past week, Martha Stewart did a whole show devoted to Etsy, and I got a prime spot in the front row! The whole audience was comprised soley of Etsy seller, and it was such a fun few hours of Martha + Etsy love.
As the audience filed out, a photographer snapped a shot of every single seller in the audience and posted them on the Martha Stewart website, along with a link to each shop. That’s my shot above, and they almost got my name right on their site…
The holidays are nearly here! If that sentence has left you gasping for air and double-checking the calendar, sure that I am wrong, don’t worry: there’s still plenty of time to whip up something handmade for the loved ones on your list. In this How-Tuesday round-up, you’ll find a collection of 25 tutorials to help you create special, personalized gifts.
Here is this week’s How-Tuesday column (on Etsy’s blog): How to Fold Paper Ornaments.