Grow Your Handmade Business

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Grow Your Handmade Business

How to Envision, Develop, and Sustain a Successful Creative Business

By Kari Chapin; Jennifer Judd-McGee (Illustrator)

Storey Publishing, Paperback, 9781603429894, 271pp.

Publication Date: July 3, 2012

Are you ready to make a living from your craft? Applying her trademark "you-can-do-it" coaching style to the nuts and bolts of business planning, Kari Chapin covers all of the issues involved in turning your creative hobby into a successful business--from mapping out a business plan to expanding production and distribution, finding funding, and addressing legal matters. With this definitive guide, you'll discover how to grow your business beyond the dining room table and finally quit your day job.

About the Author
Kari Chapin is the author of "The Handmade Marketplace "and" Grow Your Handmade Business." She combines her background in marketing and publicity with an avid enthusiasm for crafts and social networking to offer personal coaching and creative business e-courses at