Tag «Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series»

Episode 42: Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series 7: Promoting Your Pattern

Sharing is caring! This Week’s Episode I’m wrapping up the Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series by talking about promoting your pattern after release. So far in this series, we’ve talked about… Planning Your Pattern, Drafting Your Pattern, Polishing Your Pattern, Photographing Your Pattern, Pricing Your Pattern, and Publishing Your Pattern. Today, I’m wrapping up this …

Episode 41: Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series 6: Publishing Your Pattern

Sharing is caring! This Week’s Episode I’m continuing my Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series by talking about publishing your pattern. I’ll be exploring six different online marketplaces in depth (Craftfoxes, Craftsy, Etsy, Kollabora, Patternfish, and Ravelry), and will be briefly talking about other self-publishing options (such as your blog/website, ebook vendors, and printing patterns). So …

Episode 40: Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series 5: Pricing Your Pattern

Sharing is caring! This Week’s Episode I’m continuing my Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series by talking about pricing your pattern. I’ll be exploring the advantages and challenges of offering all of your self-published patterns for free, all for sale, or some combination of free and paid. This post contains affiliate links. So far …

Episode 39: Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series 4: Photographing Your Pattern

Sharing is caring! This Week’s Episode I’m continuing my Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series by talking about photographing your pattern. I’ll be focusing on 3 topics: the photographer, the model (or backgrounds/props for non-wearables), and tutorials. This post contains affiliate links. Let’s talk about the photographer! As the online world has shifted to …

Episode 38: Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series 3: Polishing Your Pattern

Sharing is caring! You can subscribe to the Creative Yarn Entrepreneur Show on iTunes or Stitcher! And, of course, you can listen to today’s episode from within the post. This Week’s Episode I’m continuing my Crochet & Knitting Design & Self-Publishing Mini Series by talking about polishing your pattern through editing and formatting. If you’re new to self-publishing, or your …