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 brilliant bundle of six art and craft books, courtesy of Homemaker Magazine who have just announced the winners of their Art and Craft Book Awards.
Meet Martin and Pam from Trawden Pottery, who create hand-thrown functional pots with crisp clean lines and simple glazes and craftsmanship at their core.
Have you seen your organic reach on Facebook drop? Here are seven ways to improve your reach on Facebook and get your posts seen by more people…
What do you get someone passionate about craft and making? Here’s our list of the best books for makers and a wish list of gift ideas for designers
We talk to jewellery Caroline Frodsham from Pods and Plunder about her beautiful seed pod jewellery handmade in copper and silver in West Wales.
We talk to Sara Tasker, aka Me and Orla or to use her proper name ‘Instagram Queen’, who learned how to make a living from Instagram and now teaches others
Be part of our campaign to Celebrate Handmade starting on Black Friday. Read what it’s all about and how YOU can join in… #celebrate_handmade
We interview Rebecca Clarke, the jeweller behind Nook of the North, who creates embroidered jewellery inspired by mid-century design
We recently introduced clickable tags and tag pages. Here we explain how they work, how they can help you get seen, and suggest ways you can use them.
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