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.
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.
As part of our Selling to Shops series, Clare Yuille from the Indie Retail Academy looks at Buyers’ Packs. What is a buyers’ pack, why do you need one and what should go into it?
In this Meet the Maker interview, we talk to artist Judith Logan who creates evocative illustrations, paintings and prints from her beautiful studio in a converted barn in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
What is #marchmeetthemaker? Joanne Hawker, the designer behind the phenomenal Instagram challenge, tells us all about MarchMeetTheMaker, what it is and how YOU can join in.
Win Selvedge Spring Fair tickets and an Épice scarf! On Saturday 25 March, Selvedge will take over the Tea Room in Bath’s 18th century…
When jewellers Heather and Steve from Written in Silver moved to Cornwall, they saw a chance to change the way they lived. Read their story…
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
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.
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.