Y Craft Fair

Yesterday was a wonderful day at the YMCA Craft fair in Blacksburg, sales were excellent. Saw some wonderful people I know and met a lot of new wonderful people. I am working pretty good around the mail boxes. I have turned them into my sales area and it is working out. Did bang my shoulder into them and backed into to them with a bit of force a few times but no big deal. Its worth it to be right by the front doors! For many I am their first sale at the show!

I met another jewelry artist yesterday that has some really cool Steam Punk jewelry. It is a style I am getting more into and am really excited about. I plan to do a blog post on Steam Punk so for those of you that have not discovered its awesomeness I will introduce you soon. The lady I spoke with took a class in it in Georgia and the teacher has written a book on the subject! I am excited to find out more about this book and classes! Something new for my wish list!

My friend/sales assistant Sydney will be with me today so I will get some shopping done! I am excited to see some of the wonderful creations that I was catching glimpses of as they were walking out the door! I also get to do some shopping for a friend who can not make it to the show. Yippee for spending someone elses money! Happy Day folks! Look forward to seeing some of you today!

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About Mountain Light Jewelry

My name is Carly Burke and I am a jewelry artist living in the Blue Ridge Mountains of VA. I turned my hobby into a business September 2009 and have enjoyed using mostly copper and argentium silver wire and semi precious stones to create unique wearable art. I have also appreciated the challenge of jewelry photography, marketing, selling and learning to be a salesman.
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