Happy 150th anniversary, Canada! Show your national pride by supporting local artisans. During the month of July, Toronto Etsy Street Team Gallery presents an art and craft show with works by Canadian creators. Find fabulous hand-bound journals, embroidered handbags, and change purses with moose outlines. The gallery itself hosts bi-weekly pop-up shows featuring new vendors every weekend. Programming includes workshops, social events, exhibitions, and more.
If you’re itching to become an Etsy seller yourself, go to Etsy Newbie Bootcamp. Learn how to brand yourself, open your own shop, effectively communicate, and plan your shipping and packaging strategies. Additional classes cover ways to get press, manage a social media account, and price your work.