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Chapter 9 : Notes For Selling On-line

Many artist sell their work directly through their own website or through Etsy.

Popular alternatives to Etsy

Building off Etsy success, many online selling structures have developed – see the article titled “10 Etsy Alternatives for Crafty Entrepreneurs” from Buisness News Daily.

Dizbe (discover art)
Zibbet (handmade products).

Ebook & Online References

“Revamping your Etsy Shop” by Meagan Visser
“Abundant Artist” by Cory Huff

“Some thoughts about selling on Etsy”

by Kristen Kieffer.
Kristen Keiffer is a studio potter, workshop leader and ceramic instructor working from her home studio in north central Massachuttes. Her ceramics are “ornately elegant pottery for everyday”.

“I could teach a whole weekend workshop about Etsy, and still only cover the basics. It’s taken me a long time to learn what I know, mostly through hanging out in the Etsy forums in the beginning, then trial and error, plus there are periodical overhauls to the site, so things are constantly changing, requiring an ongoing upkeep of info. Read more...

Selling on Etsy

by Terry Parker

Terry Parker is a full time potter living in and inspired by the landscape in Tucson, Arizona. She is one of the leaders of the Etsy Mud Team. The Mud Team’s mission is to provide a center of community, learning and promotion of the ceramic artist on Etsy.Read more...