While doing some catch-up reading this past weekend, I stumbled upon a fact I was not aware of - the lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and trans-gender sector in the United States alone estimated to be a $55 billion industry. So if you are looking for another marketing avenue for your arts and crafts, this may be a great avenue to explore.
I've finished two articles about Fiverr, whose business model lets you review their seller postings to find a freelancer willing to do various jobs for $5. I also used a Fiverr seller to create a logo and have mixed feedback on the process.
The Crafts Report (TCR) has posted the details on entering its 2013 Crafts Report Facebook Contest. The winner will have their one-of-a-kind craft featured on the cover of the October 2013 edition of TCR.
A bonus - you can have your image submission critiqued by Larry Sanders of Sanders Visual Images by email him here. The deadline to submit is May 31, 2013. So if you want to have your image critiqued, now's the time to get the process started. Contestants are only allowed one submission each.