a good book to read as a start-up is Wendy Rosen’s Crafting a
Business or somesuch title…The Rosen Agency produces several
fine wholesale craft shows and Wendy is an incredible marketer and
knowledgable leader in the business… her book outlines all the
business basics for artisans.
you can contact her at rosengrp.com for email - they don’t have a
site yet but their consumer craft magazine does, americanstyle.com.
They’re based in Baltimore, 410-889-3093.
Jeweler’s Resource, a marketing coop for jewelry designers