Update: Artist Shops products on Threadless!

***UPDATE!*** Exciting news! Now you can search for Discover products and Artist Shops right on Threadless.com! You and your customers can now search for Discover Products as well as for Artist Shops by design title, Shop name, by tags, and even filter by department and style on Threadless! You asked, we listened, and the wait is finally over. What are you waiting for? Try it out here! Putting your shop together is easy. Getting your shop in front of new eyes? That can beRead more

Announcing the Artist Shops Accelerator Program!

Want a financial boost to get your creative business up and running? Now’s your chance! Introducing the Artist Shops Accelerator program! Threadless is giving out $100K between four lucky shop owners to help them grow their Artist Shop into a successful, thriving business in 2018. That’s $25K you could put towards funding a solid Facebook ad marketing plan, new art supplies, to hire assistants, for securing a booth at a comic convention – the possibilities are endless! So what do you haveRead more

Your Shop Could be Featured!

Thanksgiving may get all the attention in November, but Small Business Saturday (November 25th) and Giving Tuesday (November 28th) are where it’s at! These two mini-holidays celebrate two of the things that we here at Artist Shops find super important: small, independent businesses (like artists!) and people who add positive vibes to the world by using their profits and designs to donate to good causes. So this year in honor of these two great days, we’re featuring some awesome Artist Shops and yoursRead more

Introducing New Wall Art and Drinkware!

‘Tis nearly the season to get ready for holiday shoppers! You’re gonna want to get your online shop prepped and ready for the holiday shopping season before it even begins, or to at least look ahead and have a plan. If you’ve been looking for ways to spruce up your shop, you’re in luck! Introducing five new products to add to your Artist Shop!  Water bottles (+ a carabiner!) Mounted aluminum prints Standard mugs in black Mounted acrylic prints Travel mugs with aRead more

How to Get Your Online Store Ready for the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…especially for making sales! ‘Tis the season to get gift shopping, and because of this, the holidays are prime time for your to get an extra boost in sales and publicity for your store. Here are some tips for how to get your online store ready for the holidays! Update Your Online Store with Holiday Graphics & Sale Info Making a holiday-ized version of your business homepage and social media profile photos isRead more

Even More Ways to Sell Your Artist Shop Products

We just made it even easier for customers to buy your products on Threadless with two new updates to the ‘Discover’ section: the shared cart and the ‘Buy Now’ button! In case you haven’t discovered “Discover Artist Shops” yet, let’s get you up to speed! It’s a page right on Threadless where you and potential customers can find thousands of new Artist Shops designs all in one place (full deets here), making you discoverable to all of Threadless’s audience and connecting you to tons of potentialRead more

5 Tips for Running a Promotion

Running a promotion seems simple enough. But from the length of email subject lines to using a flat image vs lifestyle photo, there are many factors that impact who clicks what, how good a deal sounds to customers, and ultimately, how effective your sale is. Based on some tricks of the trade that we’ve tried and tested right here at Threadless (after 17 years to boot!), here are 5 things to do when running a sale to make sure it’s super effective!Read more

Introducing The Threadless Podcast!

We’ve talked to host of Creative Pep Talk himself, Andy J. Pizza. We’ve done a post about podcasts all creatives need to listen to. And now, we can add our own podcast to that list! Introducing The Threadless Podcast! I know what you’re thinking and no, the show is not about t-shirts! On The Threadless Podcast, we talk to creatives from all different corners of the artistic world about their craft. And for our debut episode, we talked to insanely talented (and hilarious) graphicRead more

Add Custom Photos to Your Artist Shop!

Want to spruce up your Artist Shop? Now you can feature your products in a whole new way by adding custom product photos to your shop! With this new feature, you can add photos to your homepage, as well as to any collections in your shop. It’s no secret that when it comes to selling products, images can seriously help boost sales. One analysis of 5,000 e-mail campaigns found that the ones that used images got a 42% higher click rate than those without images. Designs andRead more

Introducing 5 New Artist Shops Products!

Just in time for your products to show up on Threadless, there are now even more ways to make your shop a little more awesome! Introducing five exciting new products to add to your accessories lineup: drawstring bags, laundry bags, rope handle weekender bags, bath mats, and sherpa blankets! We’re super excited about these additions to Artist Shops. They’re super giftable, fun essentials that everyone should have in their daily toolbox. Not to mention, they give you even more ways to get creative with promos! Learn all about these brand new products,Read more

5 Ways to Make More Money in May

New month, new promos! We reckon that after our March and April promotions, you’re feeling pretty ready for this next list of five ways to make more money in May. April showers bring May flowers, but springtime blooms aren’t the only green we want you to be seeing this May – we also want you to make some bucks off of your Artist Shop. The rules for the May promos are the same: all this month, we’ll be challenging you to promote a specific product orRead more