Etsy

Public Domain

How Etsy Sellers and Big Business Make Money on Public Domain Art

Content in the public domain isn’t just legal to download for free. It’s also legal to sell.
Caroline Haskins
1.7.19
tech

Why People Are Eating Chalk on Instagram

There are tens of thousands of "ASMR" chalk-eating videos on Instagram.
Caroline Haskins
12.10.18
Work

Being a Freelancer Can Really Suck

No boss, no problem? Not so fast. The gig economy has all kinds of pitfalls for workers and sometimes even their neighbors.
Melissa Kravitz
5.9.18
good ideas

An Etsy Engineer Made Earrings To Hold Your Two-Factor Security Keys

Finally, a useful infosec accessory for a femme audience.
Louise Matsakis
12.5.17
hmmmm...

One Man's Quest to Sell 1,000 Raccoon Penis Bones

If he fails, he’s boned.
Samantha Cole
6.2.17
sculpture

Artist Weaves Intricate Bonsai Trees with Copper and Aluminum Wire

English artist and craftsman Andy Elliott is reimagining the ancient botanical art form.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.3.17
monday insta illustrator

Clever Illustrations Place Little People All Around Your Home

Wies van der Velde's drawings look at the world with fresh, imaginative eyes.
Beckett Mufson
4.24.17
animal art

The Internet Is Freaking Out Over This Painting Shiba Inu

Hunter the Canine Caravaggio makes original paintings you can buy on Etsy.
Tanja M. Laden
3.17.17
Sonic the Plumber

Meet the Guy Selling Artisanal SNES and NES Games on Etsy

"Reproduction Cartridges" seem like mere hacks at first glance, but to achieve quality, there's a lot of work involved.
Leif Johnson
2.19.17
Art

Please Stop Ripping Off This Artist’s Sloth Drawing

This poor sloth has been ripped off 26 times on Redbubble.
Samantha Cole
2.5.17
Art

Sick of Censorship, Artists Launch a "Witchsy" Online Market

Meet the merchants freeing e-commerce, one NSFW enamel pin at a time.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
12.24.16
Art

Think Art Handling Isn't Sexy? Think Again

The art handlers behind your favorite exhibitions have made the most compelling calendar for 2017.
Andrew Nunes
12.21.16
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