The following is an excerpt from a new online class I'll be offering in 2016:
I've been writing a series of posts about micro businesses and branding but I'm going to back up, just a little bit, here. I'll be talking about starting a jewelry micro business but these things apply to any artisan/craft biz.
There are a lot of factors involved in starting your own small business: time, research, development, monetary investment, practice, practice, practice. What I'm going to give you in this article is the very first step...the most basic and important step that you MUST address before even thinking about going into business and/or selling your work. Here's the must-do:
Develop your own personal style.
What exactly does it mean to develop your own personal style?
Inspiration and Imitation: Let me begin by saying that there is a huge difference between inspiration and imitation....
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