For almost a year now, I’ve been featuring Etsy Shops and the people behind them. But Etsy is so much more than just a place to sell. While there have been some worries and complaints lately over the rule changes, …
Chinese 3D modular origami is a must see for any fans of paper sculpture or origami. Unlike traditional Japanese origami, modular or block folding origami is created out of lots of little folded triangles, stacked together like Legos to create …
Crafts and feminism aren’t quite at the peanut butter and jelly level of permanent association, but I think they ought to be. And in this interview with Debbie Stoller on CraftFoxes, she discusses exactly why that is. And who …
The wonderful blog, Art, Like Bread is running a giveaway featuring a beautiful piece of jewelry from the very talented indie artist MusiBatty! Not only will one person win something truly gorgeous, but everyone can read this interview and …
One of the biggest mysteries of the indie crafting world is success. How do you achieve it in a field that seems so subjective and whimsical? Marketing Creativity helps to dispel that mystery by interviewing crafters about how they achieved …
What is that you ask? Why that is a Peace Warrior Rabbit made by Etsy seller, Cat Rabbit. Blogger Dearest Nature recently interviewed Cat about inspirations (pugs), favorite colors (many), and process. Head over to find out all about the …
Ok, I admit it. I love my Friday emails from Urban Threads mostly for the pictures and not the blogs. What can I say? I’m lured in by the fabulous embroidery designs. But I do make a point to stop …
There’s a fun interview with Wen of Sora Designs over at the Bazaar Bizarre Blog.
She uses a lot of really pretty vintage pieces in her jewelry designs. I love the story of how she started her business.
This giveaway is over. The winner has been announced here.
Editors Note: We at CraftGossip are honored to have Mark Montano present his list of top ten blogs for inspiration. In celebration of this post, we have a …
I decided to post an extra article about Maker Faire everyday this week just because I am so excited about it. Interviewing Jamie Chan was a no brainer. I’ve been volunteering with Bazaar Bizarre for a few years now AND …
Heidi Kenney of My Paper Crane will be having an opening at Schmancy for her show “If You Lived Here You Would Be Home Now” tomorrow Friday, August 8th from 6p-9p. Come by and eat some of their snacks! Meet …
Laura L., The ScrabbleGal specializes in teaching how to create unique Scrabble accessories and custom photo jewelry through her line of E-books and step-by-step tutorials.
Tell us about your work. What kind of things do you make?
Tiles with style! …
Many of you may have read my previous blog post about the cool zombie themed items by Folded Pigs on Etsy. Well, the artist Meredith Host was very nice to give us a full interview about her love of ceramic …
I had the pleasure of interviewing Tamera Steele and Brett Mich of Gobbledygook Creature Decor. They offer handmade seasonal and holiday decorations out of their basement studio in Kenosha, Wisconsin. They share a love of decorating for holidays and …
I am excited to present an interview from one of my personal heros in the indie craft/illustration world: Natascha Rosenberg. Natascha has been a freelance illustrator since 1998 and resides in Spain. She works in many mediums from digital …