If you're looking to turn an artistic hobby into a profitable enterprise, this guide will turn your scrapbooking artwork into some cold hard cash.
You will need
- Design software
- Moderate computer knowledge
- Desire to succeeed
Step 1 Develop kits and themes Develop digital kits and themes for scrapbooks using your design software that contain matching backgrounds, embellishments, and fonts.
Step 2 Take a computer class Take a computer programming class to learn how to save, edit, and package files in either the P-D-F or Zip format for easy download and use. You only need a moderate level of computer skill to make your home scrapbooking business succeed.
Step 3 Start a website or blog Start your own website or blog to advertise your digital scrapbooking creations and offer some free samples for people to download and use.
Start an email list of clients to keep them informed of new kits or themes or special offers.
Step 4 Open an online auction site store Open an online auction site store or a store on a crafting site and sell your scrapbooking products to millions of people around the world.
Step 5 Link to Paypal Link your store, website, or blog to a Paypal account to make collecting and tracking funds hassle free. If you focus your desire for success, you’ll watch your business grow.
Paul Revere was an accomplished coppersmith and engraver and captured many of the events of the American Revolution in copper plates for printing.