Archive for the ‘Craftster News’ Category

Call for Artists: Craftster Interactive Mixed Media Display at 2011 Summer Craft SuperShow

This summer, Craftster is taking part in the Craft & Hobby Association’s SuperShow and the Jewelry, Fashion and Accessories Show. This awesomely crafty show is FREE (if you pre-register online) to the public and it takes place July 21-24, 2011 in Rosemont, Illinois right near one of our FAVORITE cities… Chicago! You can pre-register here […]

Friends of Craftster – Recycle Round Up

Friends of Craftster, your April private event has been announced! Since April 22 is Earth Day, we thought it would be spectacular to bring attention to the best revamped and recycled crafts all over Craftster. Scoop up your favorite links and head on over to the entry thread to post them! If you are not […]

The Crochet Today! Crocheted Jewelry Challenge

We’re teaming up with Crochet Today! magazine for the most amazing category challenge prize we’ve ever had! Craftster and Crochet Today! are challenging YOU to create an amazing, original piece of crocheted jewelry!  The winning item will be whisked away to Crochet Today!’s headquarters for a glamorous photo shoot and will be featured in an […]

Vote for Craftster in Treehugger’s Best DIY or Crafting Site for Style

Craftster is nominated for Best DIY or Crafting Site for Style in Treehugger’s Best of Green 2011 Readers’ Choice Awards! All of you, our awesomely resourceful and creative Craftster community members, are to thank for this nomination.  Your unique recon and upcycled projects, your helpful tutorials, tips and techniques, and your participation in sustainable thinking […]

Announcement: Knitting Today! and Crochet Today! Magazines Now Blogging on Craftster

Exciting news Craftsters!  The editorial team, including Editor in Chief Theresa Gonzalez, from Knitting Today! magazine and Crochet Today! magazine (two of our FAVORITE magazines!) will now be sharing their beautiful knitting and crochet projects (with patterns and tutorials!) in the Craftster blog.  How sweet is that?! We’re happy to announce that they’re contributing to […]

Get 10% off in the Craftster Shop for Nat’l Craft Month!

It’s National Craft Month and we want you to show your crafty spirit! We’re offering 10% off in our main Craftster shop through March 31st. When you go to your shopping cart, enter the following code and get your discount! CRFT10 This does NOT include our CafePress or Spreadshirt shops.

Friends of Craftster – National Craft Month

Friends of Craftster, your March private event has been announced! Since March is National Craft Month, we thought it would be a great opportunity to challenge you to learn a new craft or technique! If you are not a Friend of Craftster, learn more about the program here! 🙂

Craftster Best of 2010

Craftster Best of 2010 has arrived!! A big thanks to everyone that shared awesome projects, advice and inspiration on Craftster in 2010. It was a great year and, as always, we’re amazed by our community! Of course, choosing the “Best Of” is a fun, but very difficult task for us. After all, all of the […]

SEW iT ALL – jungrrl and Craftster on TV!

In October, jungrrl had the pleasure of filming for an awesome new sewing show called SEW iT ALL! Crafting alongside Ellen March, the creative and fabulous host, jungrrl will teach you how to turn a thrift store sweater into cute felted wool softie. SEW iT ALL TV programs are provided free of charge to public […]

New Craft Supplies Shop on Craftster Announcement

We launched a brand new craft supplies shop on Craftster! The new Craft Supplies Shop on Craftster was developed by the Internet Brands team with help and guidance from Craftster Administrators.  The Craft Supplies Shop includes thousands of craft supplies and crafting products from affiliate craft supply stores.  We will be adding even more products […]

Cyber Monday Sale – 15% Off Craftster Shop + Giveaway!

Craftster is celebrating the shopping season with Cyber Monday! Today only, November 29, we’re offering 15% off everything in the Craftster Shop. To get in on the sale, use the Discount Code CMS15 at checkout. To add a little more fun to our Cyber Monday shopping festivities, we’re also giving away a techy goodie today! […]

[SALE HAS ENDED] Happy Hour is Back! 30% Off in the Craftster Shop!

Join us this Thursday, Sep 23rd, from 4-6pm PDT for Happy Hour! We’ll be slashing prices in the main Craftster shop by 30% for two hours only! Tons of crafty tees, kids clothes, necklaces, and even the Handmade Nation DVD on sale. This is our last Happy Hour of 2010, so grab a beverage and […]

Sketchbook Scholarship Giveaway for Friends of Craftster!

Check out this great scholarship giveaway for Friends of Craftster! We have several members excitedly participating in art house co-op’s Sketchbook Project. We have over 25 members who are currently signed up and sharing their ideas in the Sketchbook Project Craftalong. Are you a Friend of Craftster who would like to participate? If so, then […]

Craftster Newsletter Launches!

The time has come! The Craftster Newsletter has arrived!! We’ve spent days and nights compiling all sorts of Craftster goodness into one awesome and compact format to be delivered directly to your e-mail inbox. Check out all of the newsletter details, subscription info and even a 24-hour Friends of Craftster giveaway here! We’re so excited […]

SALE HAS ENDED! Happy Hour 30% off in the Craftster shop

[THIS SALE HAS ENDED — THANKS!] Join us this Friday, May 21st, from 4-6pm PDT for Happy Hour! We’ll be slashing prices in the main Craftster shop by 30% for two hours only! Tons of crafty tees, kids clothes, necklaces, and even the Handmade Nation DVD! This is our biggest discount ever, so cozy up […]