Preparing for the Christmas and Holiday Rush

Preparing for the Christmas and Holiday Rush

This post is a short version of preparing for the Christmas rush.  For a more in depth article, and podcast you can listen to, click here – Preparing for Christmas Time Craft Selling – Craft Seller Success Podcast Episode 013.


Halloween Artist Trading Cards – ATCs Tutorial – Shriek Week

If you follow the Tin Teddy Blog, Tin Teddy at Tumblr or Instagram then you will know that I really enjoy making ATCs (Artist trading cards). For today, the last day of Shriek Week, I am going to make some

Craft Book Review – Super Scary Crochet

Super Scary Crochet Review

Title – Super Scary Crochet Author – Nicki Trench Publisher – Cico Books ISBN – 978-1-907563-54-6 For Tin Teddy Shriek Week I am reviewing the fun crochet book “Super Scary Crochet” by Nicki Trench. Well, this is definitely a crochet

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Ten Great Halloween Crafty Video Tutorials – Shriek Week 2015

Today I am going to share some of the best Halloween crafty video tutorials I have found on YouTube. Enjoy 🙂 Trippy Double Vision Makeup Look by dope 2111 Halloween Shaker Card by Serena Bee Halloween Series #8 2014 by

Two Quick and Easy Halloween Craft Projects Using Lawn Fawn’s “Monster Mash” stamps – Shriek Week

Today I am going to show you two quick and easy Halloween projects using the adorable Monster Mash stamps from Lawn Fawn. First I will show you how to make a great last-minute card that uses a very simple, but

10 Great Handmade Halloween Gifts for your Pets – from Etsy sellers

Here are ten of my favourite Halloween goodies for cats, dogs and other pets, from the talented sellers of Etsy. From elegant bow ties to funky houses and from amazing treat storage to dinosaur outfits, here are some great ideas

Doll Sized Trick or Treat Bags Tutorial – Shriek Week

Today I released a new set of digital papers in my Etsy shop. A pack of 24 Halloween themed digital papers. They will be reduced in price for the duration of Shriek Week (until 18th October 2015). I am going

Mixed Media Tag Tutorial – Boo Witch – Shriek Week

Halloween Tag Tutorial

The first crafting project I am going to share with you for Shriek Week is a video of how I made a mixed media tag with a sweet little witch. I am still very much learning about shooting craft videos,

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Shriek Week – Halloween fun – 11th – 17th October 2015

Halloween is nearly here! All over the world people are getting ready for spooky excitement. Are you making cards, decorations or other crafty projects to join in the fun? Starting on Sunday 11th October it will be Shriek Week here

10 Fantastic Handmade Halloween Gifts

Halloween is now becoming quite a popular holiday here in the UK. Lots of people have spooky parties (and why not!) and more and more are putting up a few decorations or sending a Halloween card or two. Here are