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PART 3: ON TO HANDCRAFTED SOAP & COSMETIC GUILD (BUSINESS ROAD TRIP WITH TWO #AHASMEMBERS)

PART 3: ON TO HANDCRAFTED SOAP & COSMETIC GUILD (BUSINESS ROAD TRIP WITH TWO #AHASMEMBERS)

Today is the final part of a very special series this week with two members who are soapers and upon first meeting decided to road trip to attend not one but TWO handmade conferences together! If this sounds like the recipe for a handmade buddy comedy movie (we'd see that!), well, we don't have video but we will bring you three blog posts. :) (read part 1 here, part 2 here)

Business Road Trip to Craftcation and Handcrafted Soap Guild with Two #AHASMEMBERS

Business Road Trip to Craftcation and Handcrafted Soap Guild with Two #AHASMEMBERS

We have a very special series this week with two members who are soapers and upon first meeting decided to road trip to attend not one but TWO handmade conferences together! If this sounds like the recipe for a handmade buddy comedy movie (we'd see that!), well, we don't have video but we will bring you three blog posts. :) 

5 Things We Learned at Craftcation 2017

5 Things We Learned at Craftcation 2017

For many makers, who often work alone, it can be an isolating experience. Attending conferences, like Craftcation or workshops can help build relationships, find answers to problems we can’t figure out in our business and connect us to a community who can offer support. After spending four days of listening to creatives and business experts, you’d expect to learn a few things, right? Read on for the top five things we took away during Craftcation!

Craftcation 2017 Recap!

Craftcation 2017 Recap!

Academy of Handmade staff member Sandy Rodriguez reflects on our time at Craftcation 2017. It was her first time along with another staff member Lisa, Isaac's second time, and it was my fourth! I have to say-- I think this one was the best. ;) Read on for an overview of the conference.