Posts tagged "jewelry"

Etsy Artist Spotlight: House of Darkly

The House of Darkly Table at C2E2
As an artist with a small craft business, I’m always intrigued by other artists who take their craft and turn it into a full-time job. I thought some of their stories would be great to feature on my blog. While searching the internet for cute handmade items, I stumbled upon this completely adorable plush black... Read more »

Kollision Con is this week!

These glass potion bottles will be available as necklaces (and cell phone charms if I can get more bottles before Friday).
Kollision Con is FRIDAY! I’m super excited because this is the first convention where I’ll have an Artist Alley table! I’ve hand-sculpted hundreds of charms. Some of the items I’ll be selling at Kollision Con aren’t available in my Etsy Store yet. Since this is my first show, I have no idea what people would... Read more »

Selling Your Art on Etsy

They don't look like much now, but they will make an awesome cupcake (or two)
A few of my artistic friends have started their own craft businesses and Etsy Stores. Being a creative person myself, I was so inspired, I decided to start my own store. For those of you who are unfamiliar with Etsy, it is a global online market place and community where artist sell handmade items (you... Read more »

Traditional Treasures

Traditional Treasures
Besty and Warren Urbik There is a soft place in my heart for couples who can work and cosplay together. At Cyphan I had an opportunity to meet Betsy and Warren Urbik from Machesney Park, IL. They’ve been together for almost 20 years, and they actually met doing medieval reenacting. When I met them they... Read more »