www.craftbusiness.com 2 WELCOME 10 COVID 19 BUSINESS ADVICE Whether your company is large or small, you’ll find some incredibly helpful advice from industry experts in our Coronavirus advice section 14 TOP TIPS FOR MANAGING YOUR TEAM REMOTELY Keeping your team motivated and happy while working from home can be a challenge, but we’ve included some handy ideas to help you keep your business running smoothly 16 CAPITALISE ON KIDS’ CRAFTING With schools currently shut and many parents looking for ways to entertain and educate their children from home, now is the perfect time to invest in children’s craft products. We’ll show you some excellent ways to market them, too 20 SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS MOVES THAT INSPIRED US Stay ahead of the curve and take notes from these fantastic businesses who are putting eco-friendly products at the centre of their company’s ethos 31 FOCUS ON FAT QUARTERS Best-selling author, TV presenter and sewing teacher Wendy Gardiner shows us how her two latest books can be used to entice new crafty customers 34 HARRY POTTER KNITTING MAGIC We catch up with author and knitwear designer Tanis Gray as she explains the exciting release of her magical new book Discover expert advice and industry secrets in the May issue of Craft Business Magazine with the following features! INSIDE THIS ISSUE OF CRAFT BUSINESS… 10 16 31 20 34 14