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Etsy 101: Setting Up Shop

  • urban bazaar 1371 9th Ave San Francisco, CA, 94122 United States (map)

Get Started Selling Your Art on Etsy!

Do you make awesome crafts? Are your friends & family urging you to sell your wares online? Have you tried setting up shop on the internet, but felt overwhelmed?

Local Etsy education expert, Steph Cortes, is here to help you over those road blocks & get your stuff onto the world's largest handmade marketplace!

Bring your laptop or tablet, a few of your items, & she'll walk you through setting up your Etsy shop in this comprehensive workshop!

During the 2.5 hour workshop, you'll learn:

- how to let your brand shine thru your Etsy shop's logo, banner & listings

- how to put up a stellar listing: from how to word your listing titles, describing your items to a worldwide audience to tagging your items like a pro in order to getting the most traffic

- tips on taking great photos that will get you included in treasuries, blogs and even the Etsy Front Page

- tried and true advice from an expert on educating folks about starting a handmade business on Etsy

Cost: $40

Etsy 101

About the Instructor:

Steph Cortes has been selling her crafts on Etsy since 2007. She has helped folks set up shop both locally & while speaking at conferences nationwide such as Craftcation & Schoolhouse Craft. Her advice is also featured in the upcoming 2nd edition of The Handmade Marketplace by Kari Chapin. She has found her passion is helping folks achieve their goals of awesomeness; she'd love to help you!

Earlier Event: September 26
Stitch 'n' Bitch
Later Event: October 14
Crochet Basics - Infinity Scarf