5 posts tagged with smallbusiness by nonasuch.
Displaying 1 through 5 of 5.

Help me hang out a shingle.

Following on from this question, I have decided to start offering private, custom arts & crafts workshops. I'm hoping to find people who need someone to help them plan an art activity, bring the materials, and run the workshop-- so, birthday parties, homeschool co-ops, scout groups and the like. Unfortunately, I have no idea how to find them. [more inside]
posted by nonasuch on May 21, 2013 - 14 answers

apparently I am not the only person who likes tiny furniture.

So, I'm running a fairy garden craft workshop in the store I work at in April. I've done this activity before when I worked at an after-school program, so I pretty much know what I'm doing with the actual crafting. However, interest in the workshop has been high enough that I would like to try running private workshops for people, and already have two people interested in hiring me for this. How do I figure out what to charge them, what do I offer to provide, and how do I find more clients if I want to make any actual money? [more inside]
posted by nonasuch on Mar 28, 2013 - 2 answers

how is kickstarter formed?

Kickstarter advice: Have you done a successful Kickstarter? An unsuccessful one? What do you wish you had known in advance? And does my Kickstarter sound likely to succeed? [more inside]
posted by nonasuch on Sep 5, 2012 - 17 answers

How can I launch a vintage repro line?

I'm interested in getting reproductions of vintage clothing made. Am I better off finding a local seamstress, or should I scale up? [more inside]
posted by nonasuch on Aug 6, 2012 - 14 answers

Help me open the vintage store of my dreams.

I want to start a small business (a vintage clothing store) in the Washington, DC area. I have a location in mind and I'm saving up the money. My hope is to be open within a year. What do I need to know? [more inside]
posted by nonasuch on Jun 19, 2011 - 18 answers

Page: 1