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Over the Table Display: Part 2 – Electric Boogaloo

It's time! The second and final installment of the Over the Table Display Tutorial! (Sorry to just spring it on you like that.  Hope you were sitting down) OK, in all honesty I've been dragging my feet about this post because: A) it's pretty dang niche but, more importantly, B) I knew the pictures I… Continue reading Over the Table Display: Part 2 – Electric Boogaloo

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Craft Booth Set Up Part II: What About Me?!

Next up in my craft booth journey: The Sales Table! (I know!  Exciting!) In my booth I always mean to carve out a nice space for me.  A place where I can stand attentively, check people out (I mean transactions, not judging their outfits....though, lets be honest, I'm gonna do that too) and have some… Continue reading Craft Booth Set Up Part II: What About Me?!

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Craft Fair Booth Set Up Part 1

Rats! Today's post was supposed to be all about how I had finally triumphed in my craft booth set up for last Sunday's Patchwork show. However, I encountered a teeny-tiny glitch with that plan: None of the pictures I took seem to exist* "Triumph" is sort of a stronger word than can be applied to… Continue reading Craft Fair Booth Set Up Part 1

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Craft Show Display Project

As I was getting ready for the Santa Ana Patchwork Show I went a bit into overdrive on my new passion - Patent Graphics.I'd made large ones but I'd also made some smaller ones that I thought might be appealing. I wanted some way to display the small ones without having to hang them up… Continue reading Craft Show Display Project

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How to Build a Hanging Display Wall for Craft Shows

There is probably a 12 step program for people who keep making and remaking ways to display the same thing.  And I should find it and join it. So, as you may recall, last week was the big Abbott Kinney Festival. Everything went perfectly in keeping with the standard Cheltenham Road Playbook.That last one is… Continue reading How to Build a Hanging Display Wall for Craft Shows

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Portable Wall for Craft Show Display

As I returned home from loading in for Unique LA last Friday I found myself happily thinking “wow – it’s all loaded in!  Booth looks good, most of my work is done AND I haven’t hit my head on anything like I usually do before a big show!” .......later that evening, as the ER doctor… Continue reading Portable Wall for Craft Show Display

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Craft Booth Set Up For the Little French Market

Interesting. I left the corporate world for the bucolic life of a crafter. So how is that I am currently sitting in an airport with my laptop desperately trying to catch up on work during a layover? I have to confess what I imagined life would be like as my own boss is very different… Continue reading Craft Booth Set Up For the Little French Market