Saturday, September 27, 2008

HEADLINE: Chatting with LaMiaDesigns, a shop on Etsy

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Q: What is your stores name and what do you sell (and anything else that you wanna share about it)?

La Mia Designs, Fine handcrafted handbags, accessories, home accents

Q:. How long have you been crafting for yourself before you decided to share your designs with other?

I have been crafting for over ten years, seriously for five

Q: Where do you get your inspiration?

inspiration comes from anything creative, my studio, the mtns. I live in

Q: How do you see yourself down the road?

I see myself working out of my home at first then moving to a retail space downtown

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Q: Do you do this for fun or for serious business?

this is a serious business which is fun!

Q: Do you ever get a creative block? If yes, how frustrating is it and how do you deal with that?

creative block-yes, i just put it down and not want to make something bad.

Q: What is one favorite thing that you made and felt bad selling it - only because you liked it so much?

I like everything I make, but do not feel bad about selling it because I can keep making more!

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Q: What is a normal day like for you?

normal day.....8-5 work day job, go home eat dinner, walk dog, head to studio until the wee hrs.

Q: What else interests you besides your craft?

I love anything creative, hiking, cooking, shopping, reading

Q: Is there something you would like to say as the end of the talk?

I feel that if you are passionate about your craft go for it! Do what you love....

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