mariapetra

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Last updated on Oct 15, 2019

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About mariapetra

Sales 30
On Etsy since 2010

Make play, make it fun, and make a difference

I started crocheting in earnest during my senior year of college when I decided to use fiber as the primary medium in my thesis project. Since then, my pieces have evolved from interactive sculptures to pet toys & accessories and home decor. I could not be happier! (I mean, who wouldn't love watching cat videos for research and prototyping crochet desserts for a living?)

Maria-Petra opened in 2010 as a way to make some extra income. Since then, it has become a small business that I am dedicated to grow.

My goals for Maria-Petra are simple: Make items for people and pets to enjoy, and Make a difference. I've got the making of toys and things down. No prob. And pets and people alike love them and I love sharing my joy with them! Now, I'm moving toward making a difference.

First, as Maria-Petra grows in size and profit, I aim to provide a living wage for myself and future contracted artists. Second, a portion of Maria-Petra's profits will go to benefit no-kill animal shelters.

I love people and animals, and I want to do what I can to care for them. I hope you consider joining me by purchasing items from my shop :)

Shop members

  • Petra

    Owner, Creator, Photographer

    I'm an artist & maker based out of Santa Cruz, California. I love animals, crafting & a good laugh. Also, coffee. My favorite parts of this job are field testing toys with my friends' cats & dogs, and receiving emails from happy, furry customers!

Shop policies

Last updated on May 10, 2022

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Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits

Returns & exchanges

See item details for return and exchange eligibility.

Cancellations

Cancellations: not accepted

Please contact the seller if you have any problems with your order.

Shipping

Regular items and prints are mailed within 1-2 business days via USPS First Class or Priority mail. Custom orders are shipped within 7-10 business days depending on the size and complexity of the order.

Recycled/reclaimed packaging will be used when available.
Photographs will be wrapped in archival quality plastic.

If you would like delivery confirmation or insurance, please contact me prior to ordering

Additional policies and FAQs

For CUSTOM ORDERS, always CONTACT ME prior to purchasing.

Yes! I would love to hear about potential consignment with small shops. :)

Sorry, wholesale is not available. I make each item by hand, in small batches, to ensure quality and durability.