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…
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.
Meet potter Susan Frankel of Caractacus Pots, maker of functional studio pottery with a country chic style.
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