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  1. #1
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    Oct 2006
    chicago, il

    Careers in Craftiness

    Hi - I've been thinking a lot lately about trying to find a new career and am trying to figure out a way to blend my interest in craft, technology, and marketing. I am not a great artist, but have a strong interest in the industry and love the idea of small businesses thriving. Does anyone have any suggestions for the types of jobs I could look for or are you in a job that fits those criteria? I'd love to hear of new career paths I might not have thought of!

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  3. #2
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    Sep 2006
    Northern California
    Hi Lauren,

    Have you thought of teaching? I run two very popular membership websites - ZNE ( and The Pleasanton Craft Mafia ( and the combination of managing those makes for a 60 - 70 hour workweek. Still, if it weren't for the art workshops I teach here and there, sometimes I think I'd never break even nor get in my own critical "fix" of art making!

    Good luck to you - I am a huge proponent of everyone following their creative and crafty dreams! If there is ever anything I can do for you, let me know!

    xo - Chel

  4. #3
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    Nov 2006
    I think you have something you can offer to other else, like :
    - Selling ebook
    - Online guiding
    - Selling you creation
    - etc

    You just promote your site.

    Would you exchange link with me?

    Contact me through email or ym me with nick akuhdiah

  5. #4
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    Nov 2006
    New York
    I wrote something about "how to make money with your craft" at my blog, maybe it will help.

  6. #5
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    Nov 2006
    Making your blog as communication tool with your visitor. By doing that you can share your mind with your visitor, for a while you are doing marketing progress of your knowledge......


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