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Spin the colors and fibers you’ve dreamed of, with tips from experts on the Craftsy Spinning Blog! Visit often, so you never miss a post on your favorite craft.


The Art of Design: Tips for Writing Knitting Patterns for Art Yarn

Posted by on Nov 7, 2014 in Knitting, Spinning | Comments

Many knitters are inspired by a completed pattern, and there is a serious lack of art yarn patterns right now. Here are my top tips for writing easy-to-follow patterns that make the most of handspun yarn, to help spinners and knit pattern designers alike!

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Create Stunning + Unique Projects: 4 Tips for Knitting With Handspun Yarn

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in Knitting, Spinning |

Handspun art yarn is a fun, one of a kind, textured, thick and thin, crazy explosion of texture that knitters often find confusing. But, with a help, you can learn how to use this beautiful fiber to creative unique and stunning projects. Here are some key tips for knitting with beautiful art yarn. Read more

Enter to Win the #FantasticFoliage Contest!

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, 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 Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, 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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The Start of Something Wonderful: 13 New Online Craftsy Classes

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Food & Cooking, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Woodworking | Comments

Let's end October on a high note with incredible online learning! From quilting to cake decorating, you're sure to find the class to fit your creative aspirations.

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

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, 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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