I was playing around on the internet and found a very good article about Why is it better to buy handmade items. What we do as artists and the time and effort we put into our creations makes them very special and more valuable than mass produced items. Some buyers only want mass produced and inexpensive, but there are those who appreciate and collect one of a kind and special pieces, be they original paintings or a statement jewelry piece.
Here is the link:
"7 Things You Didn't Know About Handmade Jewelry"
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