Who are you? Melissa of High Bridge, NJ
What is your Etsy Shop Name/link?MeliGiselle at http://FineArts827.etsy.com
What tag categories do you specialize in? My main specialty is portrait painting of people, pets, and people and pets together
Do you create for children or adults, women or men? I try to create something for everyone of all ages
What do you like about Etsy? What I like about Etsy is the fact that there is interaction with the other sellers and even the buyers. We can communicate and learn from each other and best of all shop from each other. The listing rates are great and for the most part the site is easy to navigate through. The hard work is done for you, you just fill in the blanks.
Where do you find inspiration for your products? My inspiration comes from anything and everything honestly. I try to think of things that I like to wear or use and then try to make them different. My ideas also come from ways to utilize materials I already have so they don't go to waste or collect dust.
What do you love about your business? What I love about my business is the fact that I can do it anytime, anywhere, when ever I want. I also love the fact that I can interact with my customers on a one on one level to ensure then are satisfy and enjoy their purchase.
What is your favorite product right now? I think my favorite product would have to be my portraits, bc they have such life to them and individuality.
What makes you unique at Etsy? I think what makes me unique to Etsy is that I really want to be more of a custom order business. I like my focus to be making a personal moment of yours become a work of art.
I love Melissa's Puppy face painting:
Melissa also makes jewelry and accessories. If you are interested in a custom portrait visit Melissa's shop for details!