The Internet has revolutionized the sale of handcrafted artwork. No longer are crafters and artists limited by geography to selling their work in regional shops and galleries, fairs and bazaars. With the development of online shopping and marketplace websites, artists can develop an international clientele.
The wide variety of arts and crafts available online reflects the diversity of this worldwide market. There truly is room for every seller and every artistic tradition, from traditional to contemporary, Victorian to primitive, elegant to shabby chic. It is not too late to get started – in fact, there has never been a better economic and technological environment to build your own success as an online merchant. The Everything Guide to Selling Arts and Crafts Online is a great first step, with detailed, common-sense advice and instructions.