Etsy Craft Entrepreneurship Course

Are you a crafter, a maker, a designer or a creative type? Are you unemployed, underemployed or low-income and wishing you could find a way to earn an income from your creative pursuits? Then, we my have just the course for you! Etsy™ is partnering with the Cleveland Public Library to offer a six-week course aimed at empowering creative people in underserved communities to create pathways to entrepreneurship with Etsy.™ Hands-on education helps students use existing craft skills to create opportunities for earning supplemental income. Students who meet the requirements for the course and are accepted will be receive the course and all related handout materials at no cost to them.
Space is limited.

Classes will be held on Saturday afternoons in July and August 2015 at the Lorain Branch Library at 8216 Lorain Ave., Cleveland, OH 44102. You must be able to attend ALL Saturday classes for the full 6 weeks of the course?

  • Saturdays, July 11 & 18, from 3 -5 p.m.
  • August 1, 8 & 15 from 3 -5 p.m.
  • July 25 from 2 – 6 p.m.

Application and registration are required. Please fill out this form to apply for a space in the course.

Please note that incomplete applications will not be accepted. If you have questions about the course, please call Cleveland Public Library Outreach and Programming Services at 216-623-2921 or email