Online Communities


Over 100,000 registered members share craft projects and articles, inspire, post events, and support each other’s creative endeavors. Check out their 'Fiber Tuesday' posts.


This online art and design community is geared towards independent artists, designers, bloggers, retailers, and shoppers. Features include customizable profiles, photo and video galleries, forums and groups.


This online community of knitters, crocheters, designers, weavers, dyers, and spinners allows users to keep track of their yarn, tools, projects, and pattern information, and connect worldwide to see what others are making.

The Switchboards

This online community is comprised of women in crafty, independent businesses. The website includes discussion forums, galleries, and a set of tutorials covering topics including taking professional-looking photos, building a website, and more.


This international online handweaving community’s web site allows users to chat in online forums, show work, share projects, and gain inspiration with posted drafts and projects. An events calendar features fiber events around the globe.