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Cash in on crafts with Etsy entrepreneurship series

Get Crafty

Does the hum of a sewing machine give you a thrill? Do you wield a pair of scissors like a pro? If you’re a maker, an artist or a crafter you could be earning additional income with an Etsy business!

Launch on Etsy

The Missouri State University Small Business & Technology Development Center (SBTDC) is excited to offer a free, five-part program focused on starting and growing an Etsy business.

Sessions are led by a seasoned Etsy seller who will share their experiences and expertise when it comes to selling goods on the platform.

The program will take place on five consecutive Thursdays in March and April. Sessions will cover everything from building your craft brand to photographing your products.  

All sessions will be held from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. at the efactory.

Course Schedule

  • March 28, 2019 – Becoming an Entrepreneur on Etsy
  • April 4, 2019 – Building a Craft Brand & Getting Found in Search
  • April 11, 2019 – Business Logistics
  • April 18, 2019 – Photography Techniques
  • April 25, 2019 – Strategies for Growth

The sessions are offered at no cost, but participants are encouraged to register in advance. And don’t forget to bring your laptop with you!

About the SBTDC

The Missouri State University SBTDC offers trainings and consulting to current and prospective small business owners. The SBTDC can assist business owners at any stage, from initial business planning to succession planning or sale.