This invaluable guide shows how you can transform your passion for scrapbooking into a profitable career. From running a home-based business, writing for crafts magazines, or designing your own products, to teaching scrapbooking classes, working as an event planner, or owning a retail store, Scrapbooking for Profit explores the endless business opportunities in this ever-growing industry. This revised edition also contains new sections on marketing your products through Websites and social media. Whether home-based, Internet, or retail, it’s all here! Chapters cover: Current trends and statistics in the marketplace Tackling the challenges of running your own business The organizational and legal steps for starting a scrapbooking enterprise Publicizing, promoting, and advertising your business Running an Internet retail site Getting exposure at scrapbooking trade shows and expos
Filled with solid business knowledge, advice from industry experts, and a contagious sense of creative passion, this much-needed resource provides detailed counsel for anyone seeking to cash in on the scrapbooking revolution.