Workshops & Events

Here’s some posts about upcoming workshops and events, as well as a run-down of past events.

Create a Kick-Ass Etsy Store with Me!

Create a Kick-Ass Etsy Store with Me!

  After my first class of #EtsyEducators graduating in October 2017, my online business school is opening for another term. Create a Kick-Ass Etsy Store with me starting this March 19th 2018! I started my creative business in 2009 and I’ve learned so much along with way. I remember what it was like to open a brand new online store…

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My First Online Course – Launch Your Creative Business with Etsy!

  If you follow my Instagram stories you may have seen me adventuring to London at the start of September to become an Etsy Educator! With over 8 years experience running my homeware and accessories business with Etsy, I’ve been selected to become one of the UK’s first Etsy Educators. Courses are being run by some incredible sellers all over the country (i’ll…

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Favourite Things Workshop – West Elm London

Favourite Things Workshop – West Elm London

It’s been over a month since we hosted our very first Favourite Things jewellery workshop in London- and while i’ve tried to make time for blogging (alongside doing all of the things) life has been busy and sometimes that’s just the way it goes. Better late than never, eh? Rachel McNeil came along to London with us for Blogtacular and…

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Etsy Made Local Glasgow 2016

Etsy Made Local Glasgow 2016

Internet shopping is pretty great, right? You can do it in your pyjamas, whilst eating a mince pie and you don’t even need to leave your couch. BUT…if you ask me, there’s nothing quite like the festive buzz of a real-live Christmas market, and that’s why we can’t wait for Etsy Made Local in Glasgow this December 3rd! We’ll be…

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Oor Wullie Bucket Trail – Biscuit Break Wullie

Oor Wullie Bucket Trail – Biscuit Break Wullie

Dundee will always have a special place in my heart.  One of the cool things that I noticed about Dundee when I moved there to study at DJCAD way back in 2003, was the public art that inhabits the city centre. It’s primarily bronze, with little nods to Dundee’s cultural history & achievements with a wee bit of fun on…

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Etsy Christmas in July Showroom + Etsy Mini Haul

Etsy Christmas in July Showroom + Etsy Mini Haul

This time last Thursday we were winding down after a busy day in London with Etsy’s Christmas in July Press showroom. It was so great to be able to show off some of our newest products and to meet lots of other Etsy sellers too. The setting for the showcase was super clean and minimal (our level had lovely concrete floors)…

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A Creative Adventure – Blogtacular & Pintacular

A Creative Adventure – Blogtacular & Pintacular

It’s been a busy week back in the studio since I returned from my whirlwind creative adventure in London last week! My journey started with the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards and finished up with an amazing Saturday at the 2nd annual Blogtacular conference at the Royal Institute. I was really excited about seeing pals from last year’s conference, meeting new…

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DCA Craft Sunday: Brilliant Banner Round Up

DCA Craft Sunday: Brilliant Banner Round Up

A super quick round up with some photos for you today- documenting the Craft Sunday session that I hosted with DCA Dundee on the 24th of of May. We had 18 enthusiastic crafters join us for a day of printing and banner making and tea drinking- a totally perfect way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Everyone’s work was unique- and…

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It’s Sample Sale Time!

It’s Sample Sale Time!

We are pleased to announce our 2015 Sample Sale! WHEN: Friday 30th January 2015 / 7am & 7pm GMT WHERE: Online ONLY at www.nikkimcwilliams.bigcartel.com — Unlike all other Sample Sales before, our 2015 Sample Sale will be hosted online only– giving those who live near and far the chance to grab a bargain! Our Studio & Online Sample Sales have previously sold…

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November in Pictures & Christmas Pop-Up News

November in Pictures & Christmas Pop-Up News

A super quick November in pictures post this month- as we’re now well and truly into December and we are super duper busy! This month, we’re going to let the pictures speak for themselves. We’ve got a few Christmas Pop-Ups arranged- if you’re in Glasgow or London- you’re in for a treat: Tomorrow (4th December 2014) Nikki is setting off…

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The Herald Fashion Awards 2014 – Finalist!

The Herald Fashion Awards 2014 – Finalist!

This morning we had some exciting news. We are finalists for Best Scottish independent online retailer, with The Herald! We’re proud to be sharing the category with some of our favourite indy businesses: Bonnie Bling, DIY Nails & Isolated Heroes. With a focus on all things online, there’s whole host of categories, including Best blogger and Best use of online…

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Creative Birthday Celebrations – Giveaway Time!

Creative Birthday Celebrations – Giveaway Time!

***UPDATE 08/07/14: This giveaway is now closed & all winners have been notified! We had over 1000 entries between all 4 channels- so thank you to everyone who took the time to enter and for your amazing response!** Time flies when you’re having fun eh? Today, we’re celebrating a very special creative birthday. Our Teacake Cushion is 4 years old!…

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