General

Who is eligible to list on Craft411?

ALL LISTINGS ON CRAFT411 MUST BE HANDMADE RELATED.

Maker Listings

Maker listings: must be specifically for makers who craft their items by hand only. This includes hand crafted art and craft, authors, musicians and performers. MLM and resale type businesses are not permitted.

Event Listings

Event listings: must be specifically related to events that are related to handcrafts, art, DIY handmade focused events. Online or in person events are eligible. Events such as fairs where craft makers will be selling are welcome.

Events are broken into the following categories:

  • Classes/Workshops: Classes and workshops, online or in person are all acceptable.
  • Craft Show – Retail: Handmade only events that are retail sales to the public.
  • Craft Show – Wholesale: Handmade only events that are wholesale only and not open to the retail sales.
  • Mixed Markets: These markets may have part handmade sellers and part non handmade vendors, but they must have at least 50% handmade sellers to be eligible to be listed.

Shop Listings

Shop listings: are specifically for stores and businesses with a brick and mortar location related to handmade art and craft.

Stores are broken into the following categories:

Farmers’ Markets: those who include in their vendors artists and craftspeople. Strictly produce only markets are not included.

Galleries: All types of art and craft galleries are permitted, including paid admittance and free admittance, those who sell the works on display and those who display for viewing only.

Gift and Consignment Stores: Stores in this category must sell primarily handcrafted art and craft. A percentage of at least 80% handcrafts must be maintained for the store to be eligible for listing in the directory. Both consignment only and stores that buy outright from artists and resell are permitted.

Supplies and DIY: Stores providing supplies and DIY information and services related to art and craft are permitted.

Craft411 is an online directly for art and craft related listings. It allows users to find local craft related makers, events and shops, markets and galleries. Makers, event planners and shop owners can promote their craft related business directly to those people most interested in what they offer. The site’s purpose is to help people discover and share information about craft related businesses and attractions in their area.

Our purpose: To connect people with what they love – handmade art and craft related businesses.

Adding a listing (Maker, Event or Shop), on craft411 helps your business show up where it matters most: in front of customers searching for your business; your products or services. Log into your Craft411 account to create a listing, update your address, phone number, website, open hours and more to help customers find and connect with your business. Keep your profile updated with fresh photos, special offers and contact info so customers in your area can find you.

To learn more about the types of Listings on Craft411 and what is included in each visit the Listing info and Eligibility page.

The Craft411 directory covers all of Canada and the United States and is specifically for hand made art and craft related listings only.

Yes! Your Craft411 listing helps people find you.  Being listed in the Craft411 directory adds more visibility to your current website. You can even add a link to your website on your paid listing.

Many options are absolutely FREE. Here’s the rundown.

Maker Listings

Basic Listing – FREE
Premium Listing (12 months) – $99 Cancel any time.
Premium Listing (3 months) – $50

Basic FREE Listing includes: Image Limit 1, Category Limit 1, Tag limit 3, Max description 500 characters. The free listing is for 1 year and is renewable each year thereafter. The free listing excludes: Business Hours, Email, Facebook, Images, Instagram, Logo, Special Offers, Twitter, Website.

PREMIUM Listing includes: Everything – No fields excluded. Image Limit 8, Category limit 1, Tag limit 10, Max description characters 6000, HTML editor permitted. Business Hours, Email, Facebook, Images, Instagram, Logo, Special Offers, Twitter, Website. The premium listing is for 1 year after a 3 month trial and is renewable each year thereafter. Three month trial only available in the first year.

PREMIUM 3 Month Listing includes: The same as a 12 month Premium Listing. The only difference is the duration and fee.

Event Listings

Three Month Listing – FREE

Event Listings are currently FREE and include the following: Admission, Distance to event, Email form, Event registration fees, Event times, Facebook Link, How to register, Images, Instagram Link, Twitter Link, Website Link, Tags, Description, HTML editor.

Store Listings

Premium Listing – $249 annually. Cancel any time.

PREMIUM LISTING INCLUDES: No fields excluded, Image Limit 8 (Please include 3 minimum), Tag limit 20, Max description characters 5000, HTML editor, Email form, Facebook Link, Instagram Link, Twitter Link, Website Link, Business Hours, Logo upload, Special Offers.

Craft411 gives you the power to attract and engage customers who are specifically searching for handmade related goods and services in your area. Your Craft411 listing gives you a presence on a dedicated directory, allowing you to respond to reviews, post photos of products or special offers and add/edit your business details.

Yes! Whether you’re a home-based business or a service-area business, you can list your business details with or without a specific physical address. You would at least need to include your general location, (city or neighbourhood), but a specific full address is not required.

Listing Details

Store listings include the following:

  • Published 1 year
  • No fields excluded
  • Map to location
  • Full page on Craft411
  • Image Limit 8 (Please include 3 minimum)
  • Tag limit 20
  • Max description characters 5000
  • HTML editor
  • Email form
  • Facebook Link
  • Instagram Link
  • Twitter Link
  • Website Link
  • Business Hours
  • Logo upload
  • Special Offers
  • Featured Listing

There are two types of Maker Listings:

Free Listing:

A free maker listing includes the following:

  • Full page listing in the Craft411 Directory.
  • Map of your location (street or general area).
  • 1 main image upload.
  • 3 tags to help with keyword searches.
  • 500 character description of your business.

Premium Listing: (3 or 12 Month)

A premium maker listing includes the following:

  • Full page listing in the Craft411 Directory.
  • Map of your location (street or general area).
  • Up to 8 main image uploads.
  • Up to 10 tags to help with keyword searches.
  • 6000 character description of your business.
  • HTML Editor
  • Business Hours
  • Email Form
  • Facebook Link
  • Instagram Link
  • Twitter Link
  • Logo Upload
  • Special Offers
  • Website Link
  • Featured Listing

Event Listings are currently FREE and include the following:

  • Admission
  • Distance to event
  • Email form
  • Event registration fees
  • Event times
  • Facebook Link
  • How to register
  • Images
  • Instagram Link
  • Twitter Link
  • Website Link
  • Tags
  • Description
  • HTML editor