Gardening

From planting a beautiful, lush garden to achieving a bountiful harvest, the Craftsy Gardening Blog is your best resource for growing inspiration. Visit often, and learn the skills to create statement-making surroundings!


Enter to Win the #FantasticFoliage Contest!

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Other, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Embrace the beauty of the season and step up to this fun Craftsy challenge! Just create and show off any craft showcasing gorgeous leaves or foliage.

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Top October Treats: The Month’s Most Popular Posts + More

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Other, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Happy Halloween, crafters! We don't have any tricks up our sleeves here on the blog, but we do have plenty of treats in case you missed them.

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Breathe Easier in Your Home With These Air Purifying Houseplants

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

The amount of indoor air pollutants in the average home is astounding. From carpets and mattresses to cleaners and air fresheners, toxic vapors are everywhere. Luckily for us, there are a number of houseplants that double as air purifiers. We reveal the best plants that will look pretty while also making your home safer and healthier here.

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21 Varieties of Fabulous Flowering Bonsai for Every Gardener

Posted by on Oct 28, 2014 in Gardening |

Bonsai are beautiful enough as they are. But did you know you can easily grow flowering bonsai that pack a punch? Check out our suggestion of 21 flowering bonsai you can grow. There's a flowering bonsai for every skill level!

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Homemade Flavored Sugar: A Sweet Way to Preserve Herbs

Posted by on Oct 28, 2014 in Food & Cooking, Gardening | Comments

For those days when you have a little too much left over from a generous bunch of herbs from the grocery store, or for that late summer abundance from your garden, one of my favorite ways to preserve the extras is by infusing them (or, essentially, drying them) in sugar. Read on for the method + flavor inspiration + recipe ideas for tasty herb-flavored sugar!

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The Craftsy Android App Is HERE…and It’s FREE!

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

The wait is over! We’re so excited to announce that the Craftsy App for Android is live, and now, everything you love about Craftsy is available on the go! Enjoy unlimited access to high-quality classes with the world's best instructors, all from the your convenience of your Android device.

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