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.
We talk to Justine Nettleton from Art You Wear – a fine artist who creates jewellery inspired by the marks and colours of her paintings and shapes in nature.
We have teamed up with Unique Planners by Pirongs to offer 1 lucky reader the chance to win their very own Life Planner. Personalised and…
We talk to Jan Appleton from Elizabeth Larsen Knitwear about her beautiful knits, life in the Scottish Highlands and her latest collection inspired by the Torridon Hills.
We talk to Claire Woodhead from Hook and Loop about her knit and crochet business, how she has grown it and why selling online works best for her.
Meet Jo Wright from BearPrint Design, a printmaker from Manchester who creates linocut prints, lampshades and tableware inspired by folklore and animals
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
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.