The Printaholic: COVID 19 quarantine sparks idea for UNC student, sticker business is born

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (WTVD) — With many college campuses going virtual amid the pandemic, UNC-Chapel Hill student Prasiddhi Jain found inspiration during the extra time in quarantine to launch a business.

Jain has always loved stickers and as a senior studying biostatistics and computer science, she has also become an entrepreneur launching a custom sticker business, The Printaholic.

“Luckily, I have some like overlap with creating my website I get to use my computer science skills,” Jain said. “Not so much biostatistics but more computer science.”

The idea started when her mom had a birthday during the quarantine. Jain wanted to make a personalized gift, so she drew a print of her family and her mom loved it.

“And then, I decided to post like in some Facebook groups that I’m in. I’m like, ‘Hey like I’m doing custom prints,'” Jain explained.

From there, her idea and hobby turned into

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