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They’re Here! Introducing Online Woodworking Classes From Craftsy

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

After months of behind-the-scenes preparation, we're so excited to announce that Craftsy's woodworking classes have arrived! We've been so busy working with some of the world's best woodworking instructors to create accessible, affordable online education you can watch anytime, anywhere!

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Tips for Pricing your Handmade Goods

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving | Comments

Many artisans are overwhelmed when it comes to pricing their handiwork. How do you put a price on all the time and effort that goes into the creative process? We share helpful tips here!

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Everything You Need to Know About Cotton Fiber

Posted by on Jul 4, 2014 in Spinning, Weaving |

Knowledge about the inherent characteristics of the fiber you're working with and how that fiber is prepared for and spun will assist us in designing cloth suitable for our intended purpose. With that in mind, let's take a closer look at cotton.

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A Super Simple Chain Plying Tutorial

Posted by on Jul 3, 2014 in Crocheting, Spinning |

Chain plying is basically just making a large crochet chain and then adding twist. If you can already make a crochet chain, you can chain ply! If crochet is a foreign tongue, just follow this tutorial, and you'll be chain plying everything in sight in no time.

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Announcing Craftsy’s Watch & Win Contest!

Posted by on Jul 1, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving | Comments

Beat the heat this July with Craftsy's Watch & Win Contest! We'll award classes to the three members who enjoy the most minutes of their classes over the next 31 days. Don't let anyone get a jump-start on you. Begin watching now and find out how to make projects you never thought possible!

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Readers’ Choice: June’s Most Popular Blog Posts

Posted by on Jun 30, 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 |

We didn't want you to miss out on the content your fellow readers loved the most this month, so we've compiled the most popular blog posts and some other fun June highlights from the Craftsy blog that you absolutely don't want to miss! Did your favorite post make the list?

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