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.
Lee Jenkins from L J Bird Carving creates beautiful carved wooden birds that are stocked by the National Trust. Lee tells us more in our interview
Nikomi chooses her favourite Handmade Halloween Treats for a fun-filled Halloween on Folksy
We’re really pleased to introduce the new Shop Announcement feature! This feature is great for letting customers know about any promotions, last order dates for Christmas or shop news. Here’s how to use it…
We talk to designer Sally Nencini about her knitted blankets, cushions and toys inspired by vintage Galt games, children’s books and Clothkits.
A selection of beautiful copper and turquoise finds selected by artist Judith Logan
The full programme of craft workshop and business development sessions taking place on 26-27 November in Sheffield as part of the Weekend of the Maker
Introducing the monthly planner by The Design Trust for creative businesses who want to succeed in 2017. NOW available to pre-order on Kickstarter.
We talk to Snapdragon Designs, who create acrylic triptych jewellery that tells a story and cards based on iconic city skylines.
Once upon a Time By Big Bird Little Bird The theme I’ve chosen is ‘Once upon a time…’ and it’s anything to do with…
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