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Mar 8

craft maker camp at sxsw

by thecargohteam  | Comment

Are you packing your bags for the most outrageously fun event of the year?  Of course, I'm talking about SXSW!  We have some exciting news to share with you! If you're an indie artist or designer selling your goods online, or if your just getting started and want to learn more.

Our friends over at Stitch Labs are hosting the first-ever SXSW CraftCamp. That's right it's time to get crafty (do a little dance)!  Willo O'Brien, co-founder & VP of Marketing has prepared the best two days you could get your sticky little hands on. Get ready to be inspired, educated and prepared for a successful year ahead.

Check out this 2 day official SXSW event full of sessions, meet ups and happy hours with the best in the bizz!

SUNDAY'S SCHEDULE
11am-12pm
*DIY Nation: How Makers Will Save the US Economy [PANEL]

12:30-1:30pm
How to Design & Print Your Own Fabric with Stephen Fraser, Spoonflower
*Have a Spoonflower story to share, or better yet, fabric to show?

2:00-3:00pm
Making the Not-So-Fun Stuff Easier So You Can Save Time and Sell More with Willo O’Brien of Stitch Labs

3:30-4:30pm
What Makers Need to Know about Money & Taxes in 30 minutes with Laura Messerschmitt and Ryan Thompson from Outright

4:30-6pm:
CraftMaker Meetup & Crafty Happy Hour with Stitch Labs & Hello Craft

MONDAY'S SCHEDULE
11am-12pm
*How to Get the Attention You Deserve: Basic PR Strategies for Makers [PANEL] with Kelly Rand of Hello Craft, Grace Dobush of HOW Design and author of Crafty Superstar

12:30-1:30pm
The Psychology & Philosophy of Premium Pricing with Tara Gentile of Scout Creative Media, Adam King of Adam King Studio

2:00-3:00pm
How To Find Funding for your Design, Product or Fashion Line - a Workshop with IndieGoGo

3:30-4:30pm
*Fab or Not: Do Discount Sites Help or Hurt Independent Makers? [PANEL]

4:30-6pm:
CraftMaker Meetup/Happy Hour with Stitch Labs & Spoonflower


LOCATION & LINKS

Here's the events on the SXSW site, where you will find map/location details, too. Add them to your SXSocial schedule!

Sunday's Schedule March 11th, 11am-6pm

Monday's Schedule March 12th, 11am-6pm

RSVP ON THE FACEBOOK PAGE!!

 

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