SoCal Etsy Guild presents Small Business Weekend in coalition with The LA Girl. This event will take place from Friday, November 28, 2014 to Sunday, November 30, 2014 at the Arts District Flea located at 453 Colyton Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013. This event celebrates small businesses, artisan crafters, and the Shop Small movement in conjunction with the nationwide Small Business Saturday event sponsored by American Express.
The SoCal Etsy Guild is a team of handcrafted artisans that started on Etsy.com in June of 2012, but has since developed into a thriving community.The team sells handmade products, original designs, art, and vintage goods. Their leader, Stephanie Payan of Unique Inspirations Jewelry, coordinates events all over Southern California to promote the team’s local artisans and small businesses.
During the event, there will be DIY workshops. There will also be small business workshops such as Social Media 101, How To Start a Blog, How to Start an Etsy Shop, Round Table website critiques, and many more! Many workshops are free of charge, donation-based, or cost of materials only if you want to participate.
The #SmallBusinessWeekend is free of charge and hosted by the Arts District Flea to promote creativity and art in the Los Angeles community.