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Have you ever had terrible sales at a craft fair – or no sales at all? Learn how to diagnose what went wrong and make the most of your next market.
Professional product photographer Lucy Ridges shares her smartphone photography tips so you can learn how to take great product shots on your phone. Transform your product photos and Instagram feed with her simple step-by-step tips.
We talk to Marna Lunt, world-renowned embroidery artist, star of BBC show MAKE: Craft Britain, Craftsy teacher￼ and now Weekend of the Maker tutor
Shop SOS – how to boost sales In this post I’m looking at the reasons why a visitor to your shop doesn’t choose to buy…
Celebrate the launch of new craft site MAKEetc – featuring tutorials, projects, patterns and interviews – with 30% off all CICO books for Folksy sellers
Jess Smith from Silverpasta makes miniature wildlife sculptures in clay, carefully recording their details so each one is as close to nature as possible
Finding the perfect lampshade for your home can be tricky. Here’s a collection of gorgeous handmade lampshades chosen by Vanessa from Copper Dust.
This Christmas we’ve created a special minizine to celebrate all things handmade. Christmas on Folksy features festive tutorials, DIY Christmas decorations, interviews and the prettiest of present ideas.
To celebrate the launch of the Selvedge Advent Festival, we’re giving away a Selvedge Goody Bag, including a gorgeous pair of felt slippers and tickets to the Selvedge Merchants’ and Makers’ Fairs
Meet the Maker: Suzie Lee Knitwear Knitwear designer Suzie Lee learned to knit on her Scottish grandmother’s old knitting machine. She now uses the same…
Yeshen Venema has photographed the work of hundreds of makers and has a passion for small creative businesses. He tells us more in our interview…
We talk to Instagram star Bex Partridge from Botanical Tales about her floral art and how social media has allowed her to start her own creative business.
Meet Antonia Sullivan from Sprig Knitwear – the knitwear designer who wants to wrap you up in love, colour and nostalgia.
Meet lampwork bead maker Joanne Joyce, a jeweller who got hooked on lampworking after her very first lesson at the flame.