Rounding up the proclaimed colors of the year for 2018 reveals one thing: we’re done with green. Last year, the … Continue reading Out of the Green: 2018 Colors of the Year
Hello! I’m Danielle and I’m a serial renter. I’ve rented four apartments in seven years, only to move again this spring. … Continue reading 5 Tips to Rent Like You Own
This time last year, I wouldn’t have even considered setting up shop at a craft fair. I had been working on projects for years but never considered my work marketable. However, a little bit of encouragement from friends and fellow artists challenged me to consider bringing my work to the public. As part of that process, I read a lot of advice articles. Some where helpful but many were just sales pitches for printed materials. Continue reading “Tips For Your First Craft Fair”
When I start making my holiday shopping list, my first instinct is to go online. In fact, with all the … Continue reading Myths about “Buying Local” for the Holidays
Getting ready for a fair or festival is an exciting yet, list-worthy process. Here are my top tips for what should be on your Vendor Checklist. Continue reading Vendor Checklist
Here I go again on my own. Customers sometimes ask me if I have an Etsy shop. I have several reasons why I decided not to create an Etsy shop. Essentially, it doesn’t fit with my current values for Verderamade. Below are some of the reasons why artists and crafters might decide to strike out on their own. Continue reading “I don’t have an Etsy Shop… here’s why”
It’s time for the introduction and explanation.
Some of you may know me from my past blog, or my social media. Others, may just be led here from an interest in my art. Regardless, my purpose for writing is the same. I just love to connect with creative people. Continue reading Can I sit here?