Its Crafts Village Nigeria’s Launch!
Popular culture is no longer regional. The advent of the Internet has created an environment where indigenous Arts & Crafts in Nigeria will be the order of the day in a matter of years. The speed and growth of the internet system in this region has increased the regular customers’ expectations and demands for products that represent their own cultural statement. This has engineered the Crafts Village Nigeria’s Launch.
Crafts Village Nigeria launches it’s operations in Lagos, Nigeria.
Crafts Village Nigeria is an online local directory & multi-vendor marketplace which focuses exclusively on all categories of Arts & Crafts supplies, products and services. It is an expansion of DottyDot Crafts, a greeting card, paper crafts and personalized gift items production business founded in April 2005. The business operation is predominantly online but our office is on the Lagos Mainland.
Crafts Village Nigeria is designed to cater for and give voices to local artisans and craftsmen in the world of internet by reaching a growing number of internet users with their arts and crafts products, services and supplies. It not only provides consumers or art enthusiasts a convenient platform to shop their favourite Fashion Crafts, Home & Office Interior Decors and several other Artistic Products/Services; it also provides merchants the advantage of being open for business 24/7 as well as shop for tools and supplies needed to carry out their various artworks, a promotional hub to directly promote arts & crafts businesses and a teaching school which offers facilities for vocational skills training and other art related events. This clearly makes Crafts Village Nigeria’s Launch different from all other E-commerce websites/Online Mall in Nigeria.
Our mission is to become Nigeria’s largest & first-call Online Community for indigenous art products and services. This in turn promotes entrepreneurship and increases the nation’s GDP.
This can be achieved through affiliates with several Arts & Crafts businesses and producer, Art & Architectural Supplies Stores, Artisans and Craftsmen in all categories of Art.
Crafts Village Nigeria is founded by Ogunbekun Olaitan in April 2014, a reputable Paper Crafts Artist who specializes in Greeting Cards and have impressed up to the Presidency level of the Country. Ogunbekun Olaitan is a graduate of the University of Lagos with BSc in Biochemistry. He has accrued several years’ experience of online businesses and in the e-commerce and online retail field where his skill set has been further broadened to include Content Management, SEO, Google Analytics, Search Engine Marketing, Web development and management, Strategic planning, and business development.