Inspiring Entrepreneur Stories
Mrs. Sirisha Tallapragada
Sirisha, who lives in India, began her journey in business in 2014. She started " Siris Artsss ", through which she sells handmade items like soft toys, nylon flowers, macrame, silkt hread jewellery, terracotta jewellery, quilling, beaded items, fabric printing. She learnt Terracotta Jewellery through Sapthavarna’s online classes.Sirisha shares with us the challenges she has faced to establish this business and her secret of success.
Tell us about your business
All handmade items like soft toys, nylon flowers, macrame, silkthread jewellery, terracotta jewellery, quilling, beaded items, fabric printing
What are the challenges faced in your business?
I started this as a time pass at my school days itself and after that making only for friends and family. The main challenge started for me when I started the fb page " siris artsss". I didn’t expect that it turns as challenge to me. Slowly I came to know when we are in to small business, we need to be in a position to face all ups and downs. Time management, making customised products on time, Criticising, etc. Here we can get into market slowly only. So we need patience.
What is the secret of your success?
Patience, customised products in reasonable cost, customer satisfaction
What classes did you learn at Sapthavarna Creations?
Terracotta clay jewellery
How did Sapthavarna Creations help/inspire you to setup/expand your business?
Her way of teaching.. Explaining about the product final look... Neat finishing.. Very helpful nature to every one..