Marlo Miyashiro (a.k.a. Marlo M. and IMakeCuteStuff) has been in the retail and wholesale handmade craft industries for over 20 years, creating and selling her work to over 200 stores across the country and abroad. She is a jeweler by trade, crafter of sewn things, teacher of techniques, instructor of product photography, and mentor / arts business consultant for emerging artists. She is also one of the founding members and current organizer of etsyRAIN.com – an active community of over 1400 artists who reside in the Puget Sound region and own independent shops on Etsy.
In 2013, she signed on as co-organizer of School House Craft to develop monthly arts business education classes as well as the annual School House Craft Conference in Seattle, WA in the Fall.
You can find some of Marlo M’s work and projects at:
Retail and Wholesale Products:
http://imakecutestuff.etsy.com (custom rings and necklaces)
http://MarloM.com (wholesale gallery collection)
http://MarloM.etsy.com (select gallery pieces available for purchase)
http://Tote2Go.etsy.com (repurposed fabric totes and accessories)
Other Services and Community Organizations:
http://etsyRAIN.com (Seattle’s Etsy Sellers Team)
http://IMakeCuteStuff.com (personal blog)
http://SchoolHouseCraft.com (Classes and Conferences for Creative Business Owners)
http://SmallObjectPhotography.com (tutorials and tips on product photography)
http://TheStudioOfAwesome.com (Marlo M. studio events and monthly artwalk applications)
You’ll find helpful posts over at the NEW and improved one-stop-for-all-things-Marlo-M. blog: IMakeCuteStuff.com!