Start slowly by taking a few hours a day dedicating time to your craft. Over time your craft will start paying off and you will be able to dedicate more time toward it. I started with three hours a day and now it is full time!
What's your favorite thing about being your own boss?
I really love the the creative freedom of being my own boss. It also does take some discipline, but so worth it.
If you are thinking of starting your own business. Today is the day. Why wait? Start small, but start!