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.
How do you know if an email from a buyer is genuine or a scam? Read our tips on how to spot a scam email and what to do if you accidentally open one, click a link or reply to a malicious message.
New maker showcase It’s always exciting when you discover a new designer or maker whose work you haven’t seen before. So in this new…
Clare Lloyd is a self-confessed colour addict who creates jewellery in perfectly combined shades of the spectrum. She tells us about her jewellery-making processes, her inspirations and how her meticulous jewellery is the product of a surprisingly messy work bench.
Graphic designer Jane Crick has a very distinctive style – you know a Jane Crick illustration when you see it. In this Meet the Maker interview, Jane explains how she started her own creative business and the inspiration behind her designs.
The team behind internationally renowned textile magazine Selvedge is looking for talented makers and merchants for their line-up of seasonal fairs. All Folksy stallholders, will be given a 10% discount on the stand price.
Is there a secret to success when you sell craft online? We’ve put together a beginner’s guide to selling online to get you started on the right track.
Meet the Makers: Zan and Me | illustration + ceramics Mecki Allen is a studio potter who started making ceramics seriously about three years ago,…
Do you struggle with your product photography? Professional photographer & founder of Photo Boards® photography backdrops & the Photocraft® School of Photography Lyndsey James has…
Meet Julie Saggerson from Julie Love Little Works of Art, who makes wooden birds and houses, many of them personalised commissions and housewarming gifts.
In this post we explain how Instagram Challenges work, how and why you should be joining in, and share some of our favourite hashtag challenges.
We meet Carole Fenwick from MaggieMagoo Designs – designer of bold and bright prints with a mid-century Scandinavian influence and maker of beautiful contemporary embroideries and modern hoop art.
Meet Sheffield-based printmaker and designer Benjamin Partridge from The Owlery, who creates wildlife-inspired products, textiles and prints from his studio in Yorkshire Artspace.
Meet studio jeweller Amy from Foxes and Fables, who makes whimsical jewellery that captures the beauty of the Welsh landscape and combines it with everyday stories and the glamour of the past.