Hi ho art friends. I've had an Etsy shop since 2007 when I was engaged in many crafts: jewelry, card-making, spinning yarn and knitting. My shop has never been a major money-maker but it has provided a way for me to inexpensively set up an online shop with a mostly easy-to-use platform. I've seen a … Continue reading Why I’m closing my Etsy shop
The business of running an online art shop, or, more changes in store for Tenukihandcrafts!
Hi ho art friends. As I mentioned before, I love on-line art classes. I tend to choose classes with lifetime access, which allows me to take the class as time permits. One of the classes I signed up for a while ago is Jenniebellie's Rock Your Online Shop ecourse. I downloaded all the workbooks, but … Continue reading Shop update, December 2017
Hi ho friends. It was time to change up the look of my site to feature my art images over the words so I've changed themes. I hope you like the new look. This is one of my favorite photos. It is a selfie. I took the photo back in 2013 when I was taking … Continue reading Visual Update
Hi ho friends. You may have noticed the entire look of this site has changed. Have I lost my mind? Mwhahahahaha! As you may know, I have an Etsy shop. In the past couple of years, I've brought my listings over 50 and regularly promote my shop on social media on on the Etsy forms and … Continue reading Art By Numbers
Hi ho my lovelives. 2016 is shaping up to be a big year for my art. My summer exhibition of Zeus' Women; I've sold more pieces in the first 6 months of 2016 since I re-opened my Etsy shop; and now, my art has been published! As I mentioned in a previous Minimalist Planner Preview, … Continue reading Goal!
Mixed media art exhibition that features portraits of 10 of the most notable women in Zeus' life. It's a drama-filled world of womanizing, rape, deceit, revenge, illegitimate children, murder, and lost souls.
Hi ho, my lovelies. I'll be sharing a table with one of my Periop Administration co-workers at the Swedish Arts Bazaar in 2 weeks. This is my first table with my art, so I'm feeling both freaked out and excited to have people come up and comment on my work. And, hopefully, to buy! A portion … Continue reading Swedish Arts Bazaar
The votes are in and it's unanimous: Banner #1 is the new Tenukihandcrafts banner. The new banner, and it's variations, will be featured in my Etsy shop, on my twitter profile and Facebook page for the shop. The winner of the drawing for a one-of-a-kind ATC is Carrie. Congrats, lady! I'll be in touch for … Continue reading Banner Contest Winner!
Hi ho, my lovelies. I just found canva.com, a site that makes graphic design easy with lots of templates and plenty of free choices. Naturally, I've gone made with power and re-designed my Tenukihandcrafts banner. I'm trialing the banners on my Etsy shop this weekend. I can't decide which one I like best, so I'm asking for your help. Please … Continue reading New Banner Contest!