13 simple habits to nurture your creativity

Keep your creative reserves intact with these 13 tips for nurturing your creativity.

5 creative & practical steps to start or grow your handmade business

Have you been dreaming about turning your hobby into a business for ages? Done lots of talking and all the research, but scared to take that first step? Patricia van den Akker, Director of The Design Trust, the online business school for designers & makers has put these 5 practical, strategic and creative goal-setting tips together for your… Continue reading

Branding for beginners

Branding isn’t just for big businesses – creating a look for your fledgling company is all about being yourself.

Craft business tips: How to plan your year ahead

Make sure you’re ahead of the game and make the most of every creative opportunity by getting organised.

Start Up Starter Kit series, Part 1: How to make money from your craft skills

So you want to become a pro maker? First you need a business idea – we asked the experts how they turned craft into cash