ArtFire and Jo-Ann Stores Partner to Offer VIP Card to Artisan Members

ArtFire Members to Receive 10% off Discount for Jo-Ann Stores Year-Round

Tucson, AZ, July 28, 2010 --( As part of their Common Good Program, and Jo-Ann Stores have come together to offer exclusive VIP cards to all ArtFire members. All 75,000 ArtFire members qualify for this program, which will give them a 10% discount to all Jo-Ann stores year-round.

To collect this VIP card, members only need to print out their unique certificate located in their MyArtFire control panel and bring it into a Jo-Ann Store along with a card sent to them by Jo-Ann in the mail. This will provide them with a 10% discount on all purchases they make at the store for the next year.

(Quote Attributable to Tony Ford, COO of
“Jo-Ann Stores wanted to extend an extra special Christmas in July gift to artisans, and we were happy to work with them to create this promotion. The VIP will help our artisans sellers stock up on much needed supplies for the upcoming 4th quarter.”

About ArtFire ( is the premier artisan marketplace for handmade, fine art, vintage, design, media, and supply artisans. ArtFire’s common good program allows them to partner with major craft suppliers to further bridge the gap between where artisans buy their supplies and sell their finished work. The common good program allows ArtFire to work with these suppliers to offer exclusive deals and updates to their artisan members. In addition to Jo-Ann Stores, ArtFire’s other Common Good Partners include, Lion Brand Yard, and Delphi Glass.

For more information, please contact:
Tony Ford, COO
ArtFire, LLC

Tony Ford