Business Operations

The Handmade Gardener

The worst part of gardening (and working with vinyl) is weeding. As frustrating as it is, sometimes you have to go through and pull out all the things that don’t really belong next to your beautiful flowers. It seems like you have to do it on a regular basis to keep everything looking neat and clean. Your shop is the…

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Business Operations

Hunting and farming

There are really two ways that you can go about getting orders: sales and marketing. Sales is a lot like hunting: you gear up and go looking for something and you expect to come home with one. If not you might not eat. Marketing is more like farming: you plant seeds, you nurture and care for them, and you expect…

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