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Make(s) Up!

Hey, so Makes have launched! Thank you to all the testers for their feedback and for creating their Makes. Go have a play! We’ve…

Devon Sproule #1

So, we have our first ever Folksy Top 10: So I checked the “unique to this group” box which gives you stuff about the…

Makey Make Time!

So, we’re testing Makes this week with a bunch of people who came forward – thank you *so* much you lot. By the end…

November Featured Sellers

So here we have the latest round of Featured Sellers. We’ve gone for more of a wintry theme with the odd stocking filler bit…

The Slate

image by: recursion_see_recursion Hello. We’ve been really busy with developing Folksy and improving it and we know there’s still lot’s to do. You feedback…

Craft Kids

Some people who do research contacted us the other day about work they’ve been doing around Craft Kids. They’ve identified a ‘tribe’ of younger…

Markets and Making

It’s great having an online venue to sell and talk about crafts, like Folksy, but I just love well curated, real, markets where you…

Meet our Makers

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Meet the Maker – Fused Glass artist Sally Banks from Granary Glass

As a child, fused glass artist Sally Banks from Granary Glass was spellbound by the colours cast on the floor as sunlight streamed through stained glass windows. Years later, she is still just as captivated by the quality and luminescence of glass. Ceramicist Kath Cooper interviews Sally to learn more about her craft, her inspirations and her fused glass techniques…

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Meet the Maker – Kath Cooper Ceramics

Kath Cooper has been working with clay for nearly 30 years and over that time her miniature clay houses and little birds have worked their way into many a heart. Helen from Paper Bea Company interviews Kath to discover more about her ceramics, her inspiration and her scraffito technique