Do you like going to a craft fair and be surrounded by all those fancy stuff being sold around you? Did it ever cross your mind that you can actually be a mom who works from home and participate in a craft fair at the same time. A craft fair is a land of endless possibilities for work at home moms.
If you are the artistic type, you can easily make and sell crafts in your community. There are many different craft fairs where you can sell your products and there are also ethnic festivals, flea markets, holiday festivals, renaissance fairs, and a variety of other venues. If you do so choose to become a work at home mom participating in and selling in craft fairs, you have to make sure that you know what items are in demand. You will want to keep a calendar of all the different events in your area so you can plan ahead.
The two keys to succeeding with craft fairs as a work at home mom are to make crafts and then find somewhere to sell them. You do the craft making at home but the rest is out of the home. If creativity runs in your blood, craft-making is definitely something you will enjoy. Moms have a lot of experience with turning simple household items and inexpensive materials into a beautiful work of art. That is why they are so good at being a craft fair work at home mom.
You will have to figure out where to sell your crafts and what to do with your booth space at the craft fairs. You will have to network with other moms in order to get into the really busy craft shows. A booth at a craft fair is very in demand and can give you a wonderful chance to start a business. When you have a booth permit, a table, and the crafts to sell, you are ready to start making money at craft fairs.
You will have to get good at setting up your booth and displaying your crafts in an attractive way.
Craft fairs as a work at home mom career is very enjoyable and is something you can do without interfering with your family’s schedule. You can get your children involved in creating and selling crafts with you. That will help you get more crafts made and help you bond with your family.