Etsy Educators: Launch Your Creative Business with Nikki McWilliams

Everything you need to know to create a kick-ass online store with Nikki McWilliams

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Join creative entrepreneur, Nikki McWilliams to learn how to create a kick-ass online store for your handmade business.

With over 8 years experience running her successful homeware and accessories business with Etsy, Nikki has been selected to become one of the UK's first Etsy Educators.

In this online course, Nikki will guide your through setting up your very own store alongside sharing her top tips and tricks for giving your store a super-charged start.

Who is this course for?

This course is for brand new Etsy Sellers (eg. those who havn't opened an Etsy Store yet).

Ideally you'll be a the stage where you have at least one product that's suitable for sale on Etsy: the categories are: Handmade, Vintage or Craft Supplies.

The shipping section of the course is geared specifically towards UK sellers- so please bear this in mind if you're thinking about taking this course from outwith the UK.

Participants will learn about:

Setting up your store and listing products
Taking excellent product photographs
Packaging & Shipping
Digital Marketing & Branding

Get Interactive:

Join our private class Facebook page to discuss each section of the curriculum on a daily basis.

The course will also include a graduation meet-up for those who are local to Glasgow & the surrounding areas.

Your Instructor

Nikki McWilliams
Nikki McWilliams

Nikki McWilliams is Creative Director, Founder and Chief Biscuit Sampler at Nikki McWilliams Ltd.

Nikki studied Fine Art at Dundee's Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, before going on to launch her homeware business online in 2009.

Since then, Nikki has grown her business using Etsy as integral part of her e-commerce strategy.

From making keyrings to sell to class-mates to co-founding a series of hand-made markets; Nikki has always had a passion for creative business and aspired to be her own boss from a young age.

She currently lives and works in Central Scotland.

Nikki’s designs are inspired by a love of British culture, contemporary Pop-Art and her fascination with the ritual of the Tea Break. Always a little nostalgic, her work has been described as bright & playful with an attention to detail that’s made to last.

Nikki’s homeware range is made from start to finish in the UK and is currently stocked in over 30 stockists in Great Britain, as well as exclusively online at at &

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course runs for from 23rd - 27th of October 2017. It's designed for to complete one section per day, with a Q&A and discussion over on our private Facebook Group at the end of each day. You're also totally welcome to work through the course material at your own pace- the Facebook Group will remain open for peer-to-peer discussion for 6 weeks after the course ends.
How much does it cost?
The course is designed for those based in the UK and is priced at £48 (including UK VAT at 20%) This is our first online course and is priced at this special introductory rate. There's nothing to stop you taking this course if you live outwith the UK!
Can I take this course if I already have an Etsy Store?
This course is designed for those who have not set up an Etsy store before- so this course won't be for you. I'm currently developing a course for intermediate to advanced sellers though- if you're interested in finding out more- please enroll to our School and we'll send you more information about this soon.
I'm not in the UK. Can I take this course?
YES! There's one section in this course that relates to UK specific shipping services- so that bit may not apply to you. You're more than welcome to join in if you're outwith the UK, if you're happy with this. Our Facebook Group Q&A Sessions will be held at UK evening time (Specific time TBC)
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 2 days and we will give you a full refund.

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