What is influencer marketing and how it can help your craft business? Claire Gamble from Unhooked Communications explains why working with influencers can have a big impact for your small creative business.
Google Shopping adverts for Folksy sellers After trialling Google Shopping adverts for individual products on Folksy (also called Product Listing Adverts or PLAs), these…
Craft business tips – how to make more profit If you want to earn a living from your craft, you need to be sure…
To celebrate the launch of the British Ceramics Biennial, we’re giving away a VIP tour of the festival at Spode, afternoon tea for two and a limited-edition mug designed by one of the artists!
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.
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.
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.
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.
For designer Holly Picthall, childhood adventures in making led on to a degree in textiles, a full-time job as a sock designer and her own creative business Wilful North making luxury silk scarves, accessories and homeware. Holly talks to fellow colour lover, jeweller Clare Lloyd about her designs and her aversion to beige.
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.
Selvedge magazine is taking its seasonal fairs on tour to Edinburgh, Pendle and Charleston over the summer and autumn, and you can win tickets to all three plus a three-year subscription to the magazine!
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…
Meet potter Sejal Patel from Sejal Ceramics, the part-time pharmacy worker who makes porcelain vases, bottles and planters with dashes of metallic detailing from the pottery in her converted garage
Meet Hannah Marshall from the Beach Shack Project who designs and makes sea glass jewellery from shards of sea glass and sea pottery she finds washed up on the shore
Scottish embroidery artist Nicola McEachran talks about her embroideries and inspiration, and how she feels the desire to design and make is deeply ingrained