Ogunbekun Olaitan; The Founder of Crafts Village, Nigeria

My name is Ogunbekun Olaitan, I’m the founder of Crafts Village Nigeria. An online community that promotes and connects creative arts, crafts and other Afrocentric businesses in Nigeria to their target customers.

Crafts Village was founded in April 2014. It is an online platform that helps consumers connect easily with their favorite Art & Craft products and services, as well as other locally made creative Afrocentric items, fashion, gifts, art supplies and architectural materials. This is made possible with the online local directory, the multi-vendor marketplace as well as a physical retail store, CV Creative Shop. 

I am a Paper Crafts Artist who specializes in Handmade Greeting Cards and have impressed up to the Presidency level of the Country. Being a graduate of the prestigious University of Lagos with a Bachelors in Biochemistry. I have accrued several years’ experience of online businesses, the e-commerce and online retail field where my skill set has been further broadened to include Content Management, SEO, Google Analytics, Search Engine Marketing, Web design, development and management, Strategic planning, and business development. 

I’m a multi-potential creative guru and I’ve personally built myself in several handicraft trades. These includes creative digital prints services, ankara bags making, tailoring, functional and decorative crafts such as wall frames, artistic clocks, utensil designs, Afrocentric fashion and more.  

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Hello #Instafam… Its a wet #wednesday so let's run a quick recap of our startup company, Crafts Village® Nigeria. . Crafts Village® Nigeria is an organization that offers a multidisciplinary platform to Buy, Sell & Promote Arts & Crafts in Nigeria. We proffer solutions in the creative industry that bridges the gap between local producers & their target market, stimulating the local economy while offering attractive discounts to shoppers, tourists and local craft lovers in Nigeria. WHAT WE OFFER: ✨ Crafts Village® Studio; is our creative haven in Lagos where we offer a shopping store, handicrafts training centre where we organize scheduled trainings on creative arts, crafts & other vocational skills, & also an outdoor creative space available for rent to hold art, craft & soft skills training or to hold other art related events. ✨ Crafts Village® Marketplace is on online art store & retail outlet to Buy & Sell Arts & Crafts in Nigeria. It is an online multi-vendor marketplace to shop your favorite art & crafts pieces such as Art Supplies & Tools, Paintings & Portraits, Sculptures, Terra Kottas, Afrocentric Fashion & Accessories, Functional Crafts, Creative Home & Interior Decor items and lots more from the comfort of your phones or PCs anywhere in Nigeria. ✨ Crafts Village HUB™ is an Online Community project aimed at creating an online directory for artists, crafters/craftsmen & other art businesses in Nigeria. Our online directory enables you search, locate and connect with reliable & creative Afrocentric Businesses, Local Artisans, Crafts men, Galleries and best Art Places across Nigeria. Producers & owners of local creative businesses can also list their businesses on our portal. Our aim is to promote & connect local art & crafts businesses with their global audiences. . OUR SERVICES HIGHLIGHT: – Local Art Store & Training Centre – Online Art Store/Marketplace – Online Local Directory – Art Events & Forum . #craftsvillagehub #onlineartstore #art #crafts #madeinnigeria #promotingnigerianart #artstore #artnews #nigeria #wearenigeriancreatives #artandcraftsstore #nigerianart

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