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Craftsy Named Official Honoree in the Webby Awards!

Posted by on Apr 10, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Fine Art, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Home & Garden, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

We're so proud to announce Craftsy was named an Official Honoree in the 18th Annual Webby Awards! We received Honoree-status in three categories, including recognition for the mobile app and online videos! Read more

Share the Love: 5 Tips for Taking Intimate Wedding Photos

Posted by on Apr 9, 2014 in Photography |

Capturing love and intimacy when taking wedding photos can be difficult. But, with a few tips, you can set your couple up for success, creating sweet and beautiful wedding portraits! Read more

Learn It! 7 New Craftsy Classes to Inspire Your Creativity

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Embroidery, Fine Art, Knitting, Photography, Sewing | Comments

You know that feeling, the sense of accomplishment you get when you master a new skill or finish a challenging project? Well, get ready to experience it again! We’re bring you seven fantastic new classes that will build your skills and elevate your technique. Check them out, you’re sure to learn something new! Read more

Photo of the Week: Impressions of Longwood Gardens

Posted by on Apr 6, 2014 in Photography |

Nature is welcoming spring with a host of colors, smells and sounds. Check out this picture of blooming flowers with multiple exposures. It's the perfect way to say hello spring! Read more

Learn Speedlight Comparison for Perfect Pictures in a Flash

Posted by on Apr 5, 2014 in Photography | Comments

Speedlight are an important part of every photographers kit and are essential for indoor or nighttime photography. But how do you know what the best speedlight option to use? We'll explore popular options in Canon and Nikon to make your comparison speedlight shopping a bit easier and help you select the optimal flash for your photography work! Read more

First Friday Photo Gallery: Movement

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Photography |

From the moment we are born, we are motivated to move. It's no wonder, then, that we are so often captivated by images of movement. Today, in Craftsy's First Friday Photography Gallery, we celebrate movement, and applaud our talented members who have been able to so eloquently capture it on film. View the gallery! Read more