Because handmade pieces give you a piece of the owner. You put love, pride and dedication on each piece. Each piece is different. There are not 2 identical, even if you do your best to make them the same.
Continue to work and strive, because good is not necessarily expensive.
“Handmade means made with love. As a handmade paper crafter there is no way I can create a beautiful product if I’m not into it. When you take the time out to create something for someone else (especially if there is a backstory) it becomes a keepsake. Not just another tchotchke.”