Crafts is a healthy industry
Want to know why at Curious Mondo we always bring online courses related to arts and crafts? Because it is a growing industry and can offer people a great side business, offers stay-at-home moms a way to bring home some extra cash or create a healthy business for her family
Here are a few facts:
According to the Craft Yarn Council, which estimates that $1 billion is spent on yarn in the United States alone each year. That amount is expected to grow along with the do-it-yourself Renaissance that has folks brewing, beekeeping, canning, spinning, gardening and knitting with vigor.
People are also seeking in unprecedented numbers to make a livelihood from their crafting passions, experts say. Last year, 1.6 million people sold $2.39 billion in goods on Etsy.