Arts & Crafts Online . . . Welcome!
The Arts & Crafts Online website showcases the beauty of the visual arts & crafts, and brings together local patrons of the visual arts and crafts, local artists & crafters, their artwork & craftwork, local shows, events, exhibitions, galleries & gift shops.
Here you will find . . .
Hundreds of artist & crafter profiles and product catalogs from around the country.
Thousands of images and descriptions of their artwork and craftwork representing all mediums and subjects.
Hundreds of art & craft shows, exhibitions, & workshops from all over the country, held throughtout the year.
Hundreds of art & craft galleries and gift shops from across the country (coming soon).
The beauty of the visual arts & crafts showcased on EVERY page . . .
Browse our Arts & Crafts Online website using the main menu bar ... or confine your browsing to local content only through your Everything Arts & Crafts In Your Area homepage.
Your Everything Arts & Crafts In Your Area homepage brings together your LOCAL artists & crafters, their artwork & craftwork, local shows, events, exhibitions, galleries, gift shops, classes and workshops . . . ALL on one page.
Get your local homepage by going to "Sign In / Register" on the main menu and clicking"Register".
About our main menu . . .
Once registered, you can always get to your "Everything Arts & Crafts In Your Area" homepage by:
clicking Home on the main menu of any page,
clicking "Everything In My Area" on the second menu bar.
Enjoy browsing Arts & Crafts Online . . .
Please support the visual arts & crafts in your area . . .
your local artists & crafters, shows and exhibitions, galleries and gift shops.
Local and handmade works of art and craft make unique and special gifts for any occasions.
Artists & Crafters . . . don't let your customers forget about you in between shows!Don't even spend 1/2 of a hundred dollar bill a year to . . .
Give them an online place to find you.
Give them a place to browse ALL your works.
Give them a place to see your latest NEW works.
Give them a place to see new ideas you are working on.
Give them a place to see which shows you will be at next.
Give them an online "Newsletter" to read about what you are doing.
And if they want to buy from you in between shows . . . give them a place to do that!
The old business and real estate maxim is . . . location - location - location!
One might say that the arts and crafts business maxim is . . . exposure - exposure - exposure!
You go to art and craft shows for exposure . . . of you, your talents and your works. And hopefully that exposure will generate sales.
Don't stop when the show is over. Don't be a stranger to that show's customers until next year's show.
At every show, hand them a business card or flyer with your website address . . . use your website as a business tool to keep you and your works before your customers . . . not just once a year, but ALL year.
With this online business tool show your customers ALL your works . . . tell them about your new ideas, your up-and-coming NEW works . . . show them where you will be next with your online show schedule . . . keep them up-to-date about you, your works, your events, your successes, other items of interest with your online newsletter . . . and give them the opportunity to buy 24/7/365 with "Add to Cart" buttons next to ALL of your works.