Kate Watson-Smyth is a journalist with over 15 years experience writing about interiors for publications including the Financial Times, The Independent, and the Daily Mail. However it is her interiors blog ‘Mad about the House’ that has turned her into a very well known interiors expert. She was awarded the Vuelio number-one UK interiors blog… Continue reading Meet Kate Watson-Smyth from ‘Mad about the House’ and podcast companion of Sophie Robinson on ‘The Great Indoors podcast’
Finding creativity and building a community on instagram and beyond We are forever being offered advice on how to up our instagram numbers and get more followers but no one does it as well as this Sara Tasker. Sara Tasker @me_and_orla White Lion Publishing an imprint of quarto £16.99 http://www.quartoknows.com Pics © Sara Tasker If… Continue reading Want to be a success on instagram then HASH TAG AUTHENTIC is the book for you.
This is an updated version of Craft as a creative business first published in 2013. To begin with it is worth mentioning a little about Fiona she originally graduated in law but with a husband and young son decided she wanted to be self-employed. After much research she launched the website The Sewing Directory. Launched… Continue reading Making and Marketing a Successful Art and Craft Business by Fiona Pullen
by Sally Coulthard If you are a designer, or just love creative people and enjoy seeing how and where they work, then this is must have book. It is full of inspiration. The author, Sally Coulthard, lives on a farm where she rents out barns to artists. As she says ‘it’s a scruffy… Continue reading Studio – Creative Spaces for Creative People
If you’ve got stacks of old crockery that’s starting to look a little dated, tart it up in a flash with easy-to-use DIY transfers. You will need – A selection of old china An inkjet printer Waterslide decal paper, 79p per sheer Copyright free images Small scissors or scalpel Instructions- First, choose your favourite images,… Continue reading Create your own Decal Plates!