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We're always looking to see what it's like to be a vendor at emerging craft markets. This week we have member April Laird of Smithy Jewelry talking about her experience at the new Downtown Los Angeles market Artists and Fleas.
This is our second post on blogging as a lead up to our Blogging for Makers workshop on July 19. We asked member Miriam Dema about her recent experience transitioning her blog to new a platform (wondering which blogging platform works best for you? Find out more at the workshop!). She is always thoughtful about these things and gives some great information on what that was like and why she did it. Thanks Miriam!
We recently had a members-only online hangout with buyer Sharon Zhen, who has worked for notable retailers like Anthropologie, Apple and Disney Store. She gave some great advice about how to position yourself to get the attention of buyers and get them to pick up your product. Here are a few highlights from that hangout.