Well, I did it...pulled an all nighter working on boards. I am committed to getting this up and going in the direction I want this to go! Now it's time to hit the blogs and get a few more boards up to see if I can get in some shops around town. I have a good friend who has a salon that's already promised one of the boards a spot in her shop... Now I just need to figure out which one I want to give her. I made one that I am thinking about giving the music director at my church and may make a duplicate of it for another music minister I know.
This has been really fun for me, and I just need to work on making sure I can balance starting something new with family. Now's a good time since my husband will be off of work for a few weeks trying to recouperate or figure out if he has to have surgery on a hurt shoulder. He's here to watch little man so I can work.
Why didn't I do this years ago, when I threw away all of the projects or scrapped them...I could've been bigtime by now!!! :o)
Oh well. I've had a lot of fun working on these boards and they are going to be my main focus. I'm also just getting some orders for crochet in, mainly family and I probably won't charge them much for the crochet (what they want is easy) and it's a start. Bigger things will mean charges even for family though, because I'm wanting to actually run a business.
Keep your fingers crossed and say a prayer that I can get in some craft shows soon! Hoping to have enough and become "established" enough with the boards that I can get into the region's biggest craft fair, Affair of the Heart in February. We'll see!!!
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