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.
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…
The Folksy Charts 2016 are here! We count down the best-selling shops, most popular items, best social channels and identify trends in how people shopped last year.
We talk to Kate Harvey, the designer and maker behind Gracie Flo Jewellery, who creates handmade jewellery inspired by nature
One of our highlights of 2016 was the Weekend of the Maker, where we joined forces with Crafty Fox Market and Roco to celebrate what it means to be a maker today. Here’s what happened in pictures…
Glass artist Verity Pulford creates fused glass inspired by the wild flowers, forests, mountains and skies of North Wales. We interview Verity to find out more.
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.