Requirements for membership:
- Live and/or work in the Puget Sound area
- Own (or plan to own) an Etsy shop
- Use our team tag in ALL of your shop listings: "team etsyrain"
- Update member profile on the EtsyRAIN Meetup group
- Create an account on the EtsyRAIN website
How to become a Basic Member of EtsyRAIN (FREE):
- Log in to your Etsy Account.
- Go to EtsyRain's Team page on the Etsy website.
- Click on the "join this team" button to add your shop to our official Team list on Etsy
- Join our EtsyRAIN Meetup Group to receive notices about our upcoming events and shows
- Post an introduction in the "Welcome Seattle Etsy People!" thread (pinned to the top of our message board)
- Add the tag "team etsyRAIN" to ALL of your shop listing for maximum shop exposure!
- Register for the EtsyRAIN website. Just click on the word "register" at the stop left of your screen under "Your Stuffs." This will give you access to post comments on the site and post your own events on the calendar. Enhanced Profiles are reserved for Premium Members only.
Basic Membership = FREE
Basic Membership Benefits:
- Use of our official team tag "team etsyrain" on your Etsy listings.
- Access to the Official EtsyRAIN Meetup group
- Open invitation to all Basic member events
- Etsy shop listing on the official Etsy teams profile page
How to become a Premium Member of EtsyRAIN:
- Complete the steps above to become a Basic Member.
- Send payment for your 1 year membership
- Complete your upgraded account profile. Login and click on "your account." Complete the tabs as directed in the Premium Member confirmation email.
Get all the benefits of being an EtsyRAIN Premium Member for just $45 per year.
- Invitations to participate in Premium Members-only events and shows
- Premium Member discounts on workshops and other activities
- Discounts on admin fees for etsyRAIN produced craft shows
- First priority placement upon acceptance at etsyRAIN produced craft shows
- Random rotation of Featured Premium etsyRAIN members on home page of etsyRAIN.com.
- Link to your profile on etsyRAIN.com home page on your birthday
- Open invitation to submit articles for posting on etsyRAIN.com
- Photo placement on the rotating slideshow on etsyRAIN.com home page
- Enhanced listing in vendor lists for etsyRAIN produced craft shows
- Discounts on etsyRAIN.com website advertising
- Many more to come!