How to reach the market for wedding thank you gifts In this post we look at ways you can tweak your products to appeal…
Do you follow the #wipsandblooms hashtag run by Katie Robbins of Ceramic Magpie? This month, Folksy is the guest judge and we have prizes on offer!
As part of our ‘Selling to Shops’ series, retailer Clare Yuille from the Indie Retail Academy looks at how NOT to pitch to shops, and shares some examples of real-life emails she has received.
Win a set of 20 artist’s drawing pads from Fred Aldous featuring Risograph covers of illustrations by local artists.
In this blog post, we guide you through the listing process and share tips that will help get your products closer to the top of more search results on Folksy.
Being able to sew your own clothes is a brilliant skill and we’d encourage all of you with access to a sewing machine to…
Meet Lydia Meiying – a Manchester-based illustrator inspired by the natural world and the colours, prints and folklore of her South East Asian heritage
In this Meet the Maker interview we talk to Nicky from The Catkin Boutique, an illustrator who has created a menagerie of animal jewellery from her drawings.
Win a free weaving class at The London Loom and learn how to use a floor loom or handheld loom to create a wall hanging or woven cloth – plus 10% off Japanese weaving workshops
In our Meet the Maker interview we talk to letterpress designer Emma van Breukelen from Ellie Press about her letterpress stationery and her love of rabbits
We talk to jewellery designer Elizabeth Anne Norris about her work and discover how how she moved from air quality scientist to professional jeweller.
We talk to jewellery designer Jo Bignold from Lucylou Designs about her handmade jewellery, her love of hares and how it feels to be part of the craft community…
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…
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
Paper flower artist Helen Wilde from Paper Bea Company is interviewed by illustrator Amanda Hartley from Hofficraft about her gorgeous paper wedding flowers and wild flower gifts for gardeners, inspired by her cottage garden in Derbyshire