Name: Justin DeWitt
Business Name(s): JustinCredible Pottery
Date Business Was Opened: June 2013
Types of Items Offered: Oddball one of a kind functional pottery
Why did you decide to open/start your own business?: I needed someplace to put my excess pottery, so why not sell it and get paid
What is your inspiration?: Still working on that…….. :P My family, to constantly better myself
Mugs and ornaments for the WeCare charity auction
What is your favorite item in your own shop? I’m not sure I have a favorite, they are all my babies! But I do love my “WeCare” mugs I made for our local charity auction 4 mug and 24 ornaments raised over $600 for needy families
What is one piece of advice you would give to someone looking into starting their own business? Have a plan….. Still working on mine, still trying to figure it all out
|Justin at a local farmers market during the summer of 2013.|
Where can people find your goodies?: Well this year it has been my local farmer’s market, and various local craft shows. Of course, I do a lot of sales directly from my Facebook page and website. Planning on getting into more art shows this year, if I can ever build up enough inventory.
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Favorite Food: Probably pizza, I seem to eat it all the time
Favorite Vacation Spot: Vacation?!?!?! Whats that? Haven't been on vacation in 11 years
Favorite Book: I wait for the movie versions
Favorite Movie: All of them!!!
Thanks for taking the time to do the interview Justin! It's been great getting to know you better! If I have one piece of advice for you... never give up and keep on working hard! The first year of business is always the most difficult! Full of self-doubt, trials, and tribulations. Just keep pushing forward! I REALLY LOVE the "We Care" line!