Become a Member of The Artisan Group

Today I’d like to share with you fantastic news: The Artisan Group™ is accepting new members!! The Artisan Group membership is, usually, by invitation only. However, right now, you can apply online without an invitation. The Artisan Group is an elite, close-knit community of over 700 talented artisans from all over the world who exhibit … Read moreBecome a Member of The Artisan Group

A New TLC Show Called ‘Craft Wars’

There’s nothing like a bit of friendly competition to spark your creative heartbeat, and with the new TLC show called ‘Craft Wars,’ you’ll see an assortment of crafters participate in challenges to see who will come out on top. The first episode debuted on June 26 at 9 p.m. Each episode sees three new, regular … Read moreA New TLC Show Called ‘Craft Wars’

Crafting Basics – Cutting Tools

From decorating handmade greeting cards to cutting just the right amount of fabric for your next masterpiece, you’re going to need a pair of scissors or craft knife of some sort to achieve such projects. In crafting, you will encounter a range of sharp edges – some of which make better choices than others. Below … Read moreCrafting Basics – Cutting Tools

How to Celebrate National Hobby Month in January

January is National Hobby Month – the perfect occasion to explore a new talent or enhance your current interests. The month is also an ideal opportunity to share your interests with friends and family. Besides organizing a craft night with your children or hosting a craft party with your pals, consider some of the following … Read moreHow to Celebrate National Hobby Month in January

2012 Craftsyble Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Valentine Heart Glass Pocket Magnetic Vase Price: $12.50 By: BPR Designs Here is the perfect vase to handle those sweet winter flowers in your kitchen! Pretty pink fused glass vase has a small “pocket” in it to hold water and few lovely stems from your garden! This one comes with two large craft magnets on … Read more2012 Craftsyble Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Accepting Submissions for the 2012 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Valentine’s Day is getting closer! Starting today till Tuesday, January 17, 2012 (end of day), we are accepting submissions for our Valentine’s Day Gift Guide. If your product is handmade and can be purchased online, please feel free to send us the following information: Product Name: Product Price: Product Description (100 – 150 words): Link … Read moreAccepting Submissions for the 2012 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Using Pinterest for Crafting

The purpose of Pinterest is to offer a social website that allows users to create, manage and share collections of images based on various themes. Users come in contact with other members from around the world – connecting with those that share the same interests, styles and hobbies. After becoming a member of Pinterest, you … Read moreUsing Pinterest for Crafting

How to Make a Fancy Gift Package Bow

Crafters on Etsy often add their own personal touches to their creations that set them aside from the rest of the sellers. The packaging of their product is no different. From customized boxes to a signature stamp, there are plenty of ways to make your Etsy shop stand out. Just like people adore a Tiffany’s … Read moreHow to Make a Fancy Gift Package Bow

Craftsyble Holiday Gift Guide for 2011

Christmas is less than 55 days away! If you are like us, you’ll look for one-of-a-kind, hand made gifts created by talented artisans. For the last six weeks we’ve accepted submissions and here are, in no order whatsoever, our top 20 picks. Photos, descriptions and other info were provided by the artisans themselves. Please visit … Read moreCraftsyble Holiday Gift Guide for 2011