I love to get crafty but my problem is finding the time. As much as I’d love to go take a class it’s just hard to squeeze it in. BUT, if you can take it online you can do it at your own pace and on your own schedule. Check out Craftsy, the one-stop shop for online crafting classes! And right now you can get started with a free class in everything from sewing to painting to cake decorating.
What is Craftsy?
Craftsy is a worldwide craft community offering online classes. It also has a patterns marketplace where independent designers can sell their patterns; a supplies shop with great deals on yarn, fabric, and class kits; and a projects section where members share pictures of their latest craft successes. With over two million members and counting, Craftsy has something for just about everyone, in categories ranging from quilting, sewing, knitting, painting, photography, cooking, and more.
Why should I take a class online?
Online education isn’t just for schools and universities anymore. Craftsy courses provide you the convenience of a world-class instructor in your home, whenever you want to learn. Online education, no matter what subject, is a great alternative to in-person classes for a number of reasons.
With many online learning opportunities being on-demand, you are able to learn at your own pace, anytime. Online learning is a fantastic alternative to in-store craft classes for people with busy schedules or who have difficulty leaving the house. It also allows you to watch a troubling section over-and-over again, so you can see exactly how a technique is carried out, or refer back to your class for relevant concepts before beginning any new projects.
With the free class offer this is a great opportunity to learn a new skill or fine tune some existing crafty skills. Go check it out!