2017-01-23T11:01:53ZLearn how to prepare an income statements. Find out about the three major sections which are revenue, cost of goods sold and general and administrative expenses. All types of business entities prepare an income statement regardless if they are sole proprietorships, partnerships or corporations.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZFind out the difference between collage, assemblage and papier mache.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZOne method of jewelry making uses a hot torch to join pieces of metal using solder. Soldering is one of the most basic techniques in jewelry making, but also one of the hardest to master. Learn about the basics of soldering including jewelry making resources.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZUsing the right recipe and process, it's fairly easy to add color to brass and copper. Find out how to oxidize metals to add a colorful patina using cat litter and other household items.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZHandling the tax obligations of self-employed arts/crafts businesses can be confusing. Federal, state and local government can assess taxes. These taxes can show up in the form of income, sales, and use taxes. Find out more about the different type of self-employment taxes and which ones you may be liable for.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZUse these easy DIY instruction to make an adjustable bracelet knot so you can put it on and take it off easily. How to make a beaded string bracelet.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZWhen thinking about collage, the first thing that pops into many heads is that collage is a paper craft. Certainly many wonderful pieces of collage art and craft are created using paper. However, collage technically involves combining any type of material that is the same. Therefore, in addition to paper collage artists can use other raw materials such as fabric, metal or wood. Collage using a mixture of materials is referred to as 'assemblage'.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZThere are three types of financial statements: income statement, balance sheet and statement of cash flows. Each one serves a different purpose and contains different information. You should regularly review each one.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZIf you operate as a sole proprietor, partnership, or S-Corporation to be able to write off your arts and crafts expenses, your work has to be regarded as a business rather than a hobby. Find out how to report arts and crafts revenue and expenses if you're deemed to be a hobby rather than a business. Page 2.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZFind out more about starting a paper craft business. Paper crafts are more than just origami or paper mache. A relatively inexpensive start-up craft business it includes greeting cards, wallpaper, lampshades and bookbinding.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZWhich type of arts and crafts company do you own? Depending on how you operate your business you can be a service, merchandising or manufacturing company – or any combination of the three.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZUse this list of the steps to take before starting a craft business. Learn quick tips about each step so you can begin your new enterprise smartly.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZCrafts can be broken down into five major types: textile, paper, decorative, fashion and functional. See if you're ready to branch out your business.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZIf you're starting a new arts and crafts business, learn how to pick a business name, choose a website domain name, and write a tagline to promote it.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZAre you a part-time artist or crafter wondering if there is any limit under which you don't have to record your income from selling your arts and crafts items? An arts and crafts reader posed this question - find out the answer! Also discussed are garage sales and self-employment tax.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZThinking about starting a knitting craft business? Your primary objective is to make sure you can make a profit while turning your love of knitting into a craft business. This article contains my tips on starting a knitting business from selecting knitting patterns to finding knitting resources.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZLearn how to use jump ring pliers to securely attach jump rings to charms and jewelry. Using a simple two-step method makes sure your finished jump ring stays closed without soldering or using glue. You learn this technique making a St. Christoper surfer rubber necklace.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZWant to start an arts or crafts business? This business startup check sheet takes the mystery out of starting your business. It also reminds you of business start-up steps you may have forgotten about.
2017-01-23T11:01:53ZWondering what exactly goes into inventory and how to account for it? Find out about inventory items for retail and manufacturing inventory.