STREET MARKET ADVENTURES
My business journey is going on
This weeks adventure: I have participated in my first dutch street market: I had a booth at ORIGINAL MARKET in Alkmaar on 2nd October. WHOOP WHOOP
I can tell you, that made me pretty excited. And a little nervous, to be honest. I was thrilled to have an event that feels as my first real business activity. And I can tell you: it was a good experience.
As I painted and created a lot during the last weeks, I had to think about selling some of my artwork. A creative market that sells all kinds of handmade arts and crafts, DIY homedecor and other great creative stuff souded perfect to me to start with. Many differnet creatives collaborating is a cool idea. So I googled for creative/handmade markets in The Netherlands and found this cool website: MevrouwMarkt.nl with an overview of streetmarkets. On that website I saw that ORIGINAL MARKET Alkmaar was still searching for participants.
I got enthousiastic and applied. That was only 1,5 weeks ago.
As I got accepted, I started to panic- well a tiny little bit- and wrote down many to-do-lists. The preparations were fantastic and I was surprised how productive I was be to reach my target.
Within a couple of days I:
On this blog I share the tiny steps it takes to realise a dream and to document the journey for myself. Maybe it is inspiring for you- I would love that and it is the reason why I share it with you.