Research Survey

Research Survey

The research survey is now closed. Thank you to everyone who participated! And thank you to all of the Tumblr folks who reblogged and Twitter users who retweeted! You helped me surpass my goal of 100 participants. I hope to post the results soon. You can still comment about your thoughts on the survey.

The questions on the survey were as follows:


1. What craft medium do you prefer to work with?

Knitting
Sewing
Embroidery
Zine
Paper
Collage
Ceramics
Woodworking
Metalcrafts
Other (please specify)

2. Which of the following best describes how you identify yourself?
Female
Male
Transgender
Not sure
Other

3. Which category below includes your age?
17 or younger
18-20
21-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-69
70 or older

4. How often do you craft?
Daily.
Several times a week.
Once a week.
Several times a month.
Once a month.
Rarely.

5. Are you involved in a local artist or craft community?

Yes
No

6. Are you involved in an online artist or craft community?
Yes
No

7. How often do you visit craft related websites?
Several times a day.
Once a day.
Several times a week.
Once a week.
Several times a month.
Once a month.
Rarely.
Never.

8. What craft related websites do you visit?

MAKE
CRAFT
Knitty
Ravelry
Craftster
Instructables
Threadbanger
I do not visit any craft related websites.
Other (please specify)

9. What social networking tools/websites do you use in connection with your interest in craft?

Twitter
Facebook
Tumblr
Pinterest
Etsy
I do not use any social networking tools or websites in connection with my interest in craft.
Other (please specify)

10. What best describes your motivation for crafting?

To make items for myself.
As a Hobby/Pastime.
To make gifts for my friends and family.
To sell items/business.
To make items for charity.
For activism.
Other. (please specify)