Please pay for your place in our Virtual Art & Design Market.
PRICE: nok 250,- (includes mva)
How will this work?
We are fortunate to have built up a large following on Facebook, and our followers are all interested in handmade products. We will use our Facebook page and various Facebook groups to put your products in front of our followers.
Firstly we use our Facebook page to create an event. This event will be used to promote and manage the virtual market.
Secondly, we will use our open sales-oriented Facebook group to host the virtual market. Vendors and customer need only to be a member of this group to attend the virtual market.
What will the virtual market look like?
The virtual market is essentially a series of folders that are created inside the group. Each folder contains images of the products that are being sold that week.
The folders will be created one week before the virtual market, and will be available for people to view the images and hopefully decide which items they would like to buy.
On the day of each market we will publish a post on our Facebook page that will contain a password. This post will be published at 12 noon, and will declare the market as open.
Customers can then go to the folder and comment, using the password, under the image of the item they wish to buy. The first to comment wins the right to buy the product. The vendor will then contact that person and arrange payment and delivery directly. Once this is completed the vendor then comments SOLD on that product image. It is possible to have multiples of the same item. In which case the vendor can allow an equivalent number of customers to comment with the password before declaring the item as SOLD.
To participate as a vendor it is essential to have the following:
- A private Facebook profile
- Either a Facebook page or Instagram profile for your creative business
- We also recommend using vipps to conduct payments. However, if you prefer to accept payments through your own website then we also support that decision. We do not recommend sending invoices as this creates a very lengthy sales process.
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