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!


Tomato Plant Problems: Helpful Tips for Preventing Pests and Disease

Posted by on Aug 19, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

There are a number of diseases and pests that can strike down tomato plants in their prime. Learn how to prevent these issues and control them once they start.

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You Know You’re a Gardener When…

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

Bring on the flower power! Showcase your love for Mother Nature with our sharable "You know you're a gardener when..." quotes.

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Discover How to Make Doughnuts With Our FREE Recipe eGuide!

Posted by on Aug 17, 2014 in 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

From raised and glazed to baked and cakey, who doesn't love a fresh doughnut? Learn how to make your own delightful dough right in your own kitchen with our fabulously FREE baking eGuide: "Delicious Doughnut Recipes You Can Make at Home."

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7 Fabulous Foliage Plants for Your Garden

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

Step aside flowers. Often the most interesting gardens don’t rely on beautiful blossoms to grab our interests. Instead, it is the plant leaves that win the applause. Here are seven plants with fabulous foliage, which delight the senses with their unusual colors, forms and textures. These leaves are so attractive you won’t even miss the flowers.

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Insect Infestations in the Garden: Prevention and Solutions

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

You know the phrase an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure? That applies tenfold to pests in the garden. Unfortunately when it comes to insects eating your garden plants, if you’ve noticed there’s a problem, you’re already in pretty deep. Follow these simple tips for prevention and solutions to all of your insect troubles.

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Back to School With New Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Embroidery, Gardening, Knitting, Photography, Sewing, Woodworking | Comments

School is back in session! Get ready to earn an A+ in your passion, as you explore lifelong learning with Craftsy classes, all at a special, limited-time new class price!

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