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.
Yeshen Venema has photographed the work of hundreds of makers and has a passion for small creative businesses. He tells us more in our interview…
The wonderful folks at Awesome Merchandise are giving Folksy sellers the chance to win £1,000 worth of products! Think of all the things you could create!
Kate Rowe started embroidering her own mid-century textiles by hand so she could look after her severely autistic son, while also giving herself a sense of creative fulfilment and purpose.
Looking for craft fair inspiration for those times when you only have a small table? See our ideas for creating a brilliant display in a small space
Meet Sarah Young – an extraordinarily talented painter, illustrator, printmaker, designer, maker and originator of a travelling puppet theatre!
Desensitised to zombies, Fiona T has chosen her favourite things to fear in this special creepy-season #folksyfriday – some of them seemingly innocuous, these cool, cute & beautiful handmade decorative pieces will give you a shudder and a smile all year round!
We’ve launched a brand new and improved ‘About’ section for your Folksy shop. Here we tell you a bit more about the feature and how to use it.
We recently shared a post about a fantastic new journal and wall planner to help you streamline your craft business and make 2017 your…
Emily Quinton teaches makers how to grow their business using photography and social media. She tells us her story and introduces the special workshop she’ll be running at the Weekend of the Maker
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