Artist Profile: Scott Coats

I like the symmetry created with the rings, and it is much easier to work with stones this way as many of them are extremely hard, making them challenging to shape and polish

Prospecting Tips for Artists Who Wholesale

Looking to gain new wholesale accounts? Customize your approach for best results.     Sending out emails, and using direct mail to send line sheets and marketing materials, are common ways to introduce your handmade collection to prospective wholesale customers. Before you do so, you should verify that the recipients are a good fit for […]

The Business of Fiber Art

We spoke with three fiber artists who use very different techniques, and asked them: What do you do? How do you earn money with your art?

Artist Profile: Laura Goff

Inspiration for a new, unique genre of stained glass windows came from an unlikely source: a motorcycle dealer that I drove past eac

How One Artist Built a Successful Wholesale Business

What sets me apart from my competition is that I have become a multi-media brand.

American Craft Week Coming Up in October

Participants in all 50 states will be hosting events ranging from exhibitions, studio visits and tours, craft classes and demonstrations, as well as invitations to meet artists in galleries and at festivals.

Apply to the 2017 NICHE Awards

Are you a student or a professional craft artist interested in receiving recognition for your excellent work?

Artist Profile: Jay Hollis

Our puzzles are sold through our website and at prestigious craft shows throughout the country.

Developing Your Own Signature Style

Does your work stand out, with a recognizable and memorable style that says it’s yours?

Artist Profile: Annette Taunton

Each is created by hand and coated in a resin sealer, so that the copper will remain unchanged in texture or color.