Past Meetup

Hello Etsy - Stateside DIY Summit 2011

Hosted by SF Makers Shop

Public group

This Meetup is past

56 people went

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In case you haven't heard yet, Etsy ( is holding its very first conference on small businesses and sustainability called Hello Etsy ( in Berlin, Germany over the weekend of September 17th and 18th.This summit is a hands-on gathering for small business owners who want to connect with their peers, learn the skills to find success and independence, and be part of the movement to build human-scale economies.

Don't have the pocket change for international travel?

TechShop San Francisco is here to help!

Sunday, September 18th, 10:00am - 6:00pm

TechShop San Francisco will be hosting our own DIY Summit for Etsians and the Etsy curious to get together and watch streaming content from the Berlin Summit, engage in presentations about the Crafting and Maker revolutions and to learn about the amazing opportunities that TechShop provides everyone from the beginning crafter to even the most seasoned Etsian.

Join us for an awesome day of crafting, tours and equipment demos!

10:00am - 6:00pm - Streaming Hello Etsy Berlin Content

11:00am - Stories from the Front: Etsy & Small Businesses created at TechShop - Learn from the folks who started their creative business right here at TechShop!

3:00pm - People in your Neighborhood: Local Resources for the Etsy and Small Business Starter


1:00 - 4:00 - Craft Swap with Scrap SF!

Do you have left-over crafty bits from a project? Maybe crafty bits from a project you were going to start that one time and never got to? Bring it to TechShop this Sunday for a Crafty Pick-and-Pull with our friends from S.C.R.A.P.! Trade in your old project bits for new ones and get inspired!

Please R.S.V.P. to let us know you will be coming!