Friday, May 8, 2009

Classifieds: News & Events

>> News & Events

WANTED: Heart Handmade Guest Editors
Have you been enjoying the Making It! series? Are you a seller willing to share your experiences , knowledge and expertise? Sounds like you? Well, I'm hunting down the next batch of Making It! contributors. (Requirements: must have an online shop and a blog) Email me at hearthandmade[at], make sure you include links to both your shop and blog.

Bags for the People has entered the North Face Eco Warrior grant competition for the prize of $15,000 to help the organization achieve its goals. Please visit this site and cast your vote!

Bags for the People is a non-profit organization that provides people with a sustainable alternative to plastic bags, while spreading awareness about sustainability, community and creative activism. Please visit the website to learn more about the progress of the organization, the many programs and events and how you can help reduce the use of plastic bags.

>> Promos, Discounts and Giveaways

The Extravaganza Craft News is a monthly newsletter designed to help artists and crafters make their businesses more profitable. It contains articles, hints and tips, how tos, marketing ideas, checklists, book and product reviews and more. The newsletter covers shows in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Colorado, Wyoming, North Dakota and South Dakota. Get your free issue by visiting and entering coupon code HeartHand. *1 free newsletter per customer.

Bonbon Oiseau: "Buy Yourself Something Pretty Sale"
From now until May 16th take 20% off all Necklaces, Earrings & Bracelets... Just write 20%Pretty SALE in your subject line along with the pieces you're interested in and act fast so we can put you right in the front of our production line! We'll include a little surprise with purchases over $150!

One Creative Girl: Mention Heart Handmade when you place an order and receive an assortment of 5 vintage inspired notecards with your order. Offer expires May 31st.

Check out additional reader discounts and promos on the right-nav bar.

Have an announcement you'd like to share with other readers? Let me know... hearthandmade[at]gmail[dot]com, subject "classifieds" (emails must be received by Thursday morning 9am EST)