Welcome to Creativebug Television (or CBTV for short), where you can get a deeper look into the processes, studios, and daily lives of your favorite artists. Check out our exclusive documentaries, HD versions of our Live Facebook videos, mesmerizing timelapses, and much more. All of this content is free and shareable. We hope you’ll binge watch and spread the love.
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Top 20 Classes of 2016 Thanks to our incredible instructors for sharing their knowledge and talent with us, and thank YOU...
Project Homeless Connect See how Project Homeless Connect and Warm Up America use dignity, compassion...
Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017! It's been quite a year at Creativebug. Not only did we launch CBTV and start doing twice-weekly...
Bespoke Tailors of Savile Row Take a tour of Gieves & Hawkes, a bespoke tailoring house on London’s Savile Row. This is...
Painted Rocks with Diana Fayt Watch exquisitely intricate designs unfold as Diana Fayt paints rocks by hand. By the end of this...
Studio Tour with Lisa Congdon Lisa Congdon takes us on an in-depth tour of her custom-built Portland studio.
Ashley Nickels: Quilt Design Journals Join quilter Ashley Nickels as she cracks open her quilting journals and shows us how she documents...
Amy and David Butler: A Glimpse Step into the colorful world of Amy and David Butler, the epically adorable wife-husband team that...
Dark Chocolate PB&J Cups Timelapse Homemade dark chocolate peanut butter and jelly cups. Yum! Watch the live class to find out how to...
Sketching with Kata Golda No one has a more charming, rustric drawing style than Alison Kaplan of Kata Golda. See how her...
60-Second Monoprints Watch Courtney Cerruti make Warhol-inspired mono prints in this quick timelapse video. Watch the...
Yao Cheng: Creative Origins Every artist has an origin story. In this mini-documentary, learn about Yao Cheng's early...
Kaffe Fassett & Brandon Mably: Creative Journey Kaffe and Brandon have been creative partners for decades. Step into the colorful lives of these...
Lisa Congdon: Creative Happiness Even when you are lucky enough to have your dream job, a creative career can leave you feeling...
Calligraphy Timelapse with Maybelle Imasa-Stukuls Maybelle explores the world of calligraphy in this mesmerizing timelapse video. Click here to take...
Barb Blair: Flea Market Tips Find out which antiques are ideal to refinish as Barb Blair peruses the Pickens Flea Market in...
20-Second Rope Bracelet Using rope and hot glue, make a nautical inspired bracelet for the summer season. Watch the full...
50-Second Painted Geometric Star See how Lisa Congdon precisely paints a Geometric Star in this timelapse video. Watch the full...
60-Second Macrame Keychain Make a modern macramé keychain in minutes with Emily Katz. Watch the full class here.
30-Second Tour of SF Center for the Book Take a tour of the San Francisco Center for the Book with 30 ‪one-second‬ shots.
Watercolor Timelapse with Yao Cheng Watch Yao Cheng create paintings in seconds in this colorful timelapse video. Click here to take...
Kristin Nicholas: Inspired by Color Learn Kristin Nicholas's method for finding color pallete inspiration in nature. Watch the full...
40-Second Lattice Pie Crust Learn the trick to making a simple and stunning lattice pie crust. Watch the full class here.
50-Second Painted Wooden Centerpiece Transform wooden rounds into bright and bold table decor in this mesmerizing video. Watch the full...
Painted Color Wheel Timelapse Watch Courtney Cerruti create a large painted color wheel in this super cool looped video.
30-Second Fringed Napkins Whip up a set of fringed napkins in mere seconds in this speedy video. Watch the full class here.
20-Second Crocheted Rag Rug See how Cal Patch transforms old t-shirts into a crocheted rag rug. Watch the full class here.
50-Second Yarn Banner Make a festive yarn banner to spruce up your room, no knitting required! Watch the full class here.
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Every week we post Live Videos on Facebook and archive them here. Catch up on these fun demos, interviews and excursions any time you like.
Shamrocks with Cecelia: 3/16/17 Courtney and Cecelia Murphy paint shamrocks in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. This video...
Making Hand Pies: 3/14/17 In honor of Pi Day, Liana shows how to assemble three versions of hand-held pies. This video...
Sweater Mending: 3/9/17 Learn three ways to patch holes in your favorite sweater. This video originally appeared on...
Fairy Gardens with Littles: 3/7/17 Use Littles to create woodland moments in your home. This video originally appeared on Facebook...
Wax Seals: 3/2/17 Learn tips and tricks as Courtney demonstrates this historic technique using sealing wax. This...
Dyed and Painted Pots: 2/28/17 Join Courtney as she shows you how to make these painted and dyed terracotta pots. This video...
Meet Benjamin Mach from Mood Fabrics: 2/23/17 Benjamin Mach from Mood Designer Fabrics demonstrates how various fabrics drape on a dressmaker...
Seed Bombs: 2/21/17 Liana shows you how to make self-planting seed bombs, just in time for spring! This video...
I-Cord Two Ways: 2/16/17 Faith shows you how to knit a four stitch I-Cord using a Knitting Nancy and Double Pointed Needles....
Raspberry Chocolate Bars: 2/14/17 Special Guest Mark Tilling helps Courtney make marbled raspberry chocolate bars. This video...
Painted Cookies: 2/9/17 Learn how to paint cookies using icing dyes and decorator brushes - great for holidays, parties, or...
Make Invisible Ink: 2/7/17 Find out how to make homemade invisible ink to write secret love notes. This video originally...
Brush Lettering: 2/2/17 Diva Pyari (a.k.a. Linea Carta) gives a brush lettering demo and then shows how to hand...
Crate Crafts: 1/31/17 Courtney Cerruti shares innovative ideas for organizing your craft supplies with crates. This video...
Jumbo Pom Poms: 1/26/17 Learn how to make super-sized pom poms with Michelle Muska of Simplicity. This video originally...
DIY Cleaning Products and Craft Organization: 1/24/17 Courtney and Liana are getting a jump on spring cleaning! Learn how to make your own cleaning...
Live Manga Demo: 1/19/17 Watch Camilla D’Errico draw Courtney as a manga character and answer your questions live!...
Carved Eraser Stamps: 1/17/17 Courtney demonstrates how to transfer an image onto an eraser and then carve it to make a stamp....
Sew a Hand Warmer: 1/12/17 Faith uses felted sweaters and needle felting to make hand warmer cozies. This video originally...
Customized Play Tent: 1/10/2017 Courtney demonstrates how to make a fold-up A-Frame play tent using customized fabric...
Bullet Journaling Ideas: 1/5/17 Courtney and Michaela from Sakura Pens demonstrate ways to decorate your DIY planner (or any...
Oil Pastel Exploration: 1/3/17 Courtney demystifies working with oil pastels and teaches some cool techniques along the way. This...
Creative Napkin Folding: 12/22/16 Learn fancy ways to fold cloth napkins with Courtney and Julie.This video originally appeared on...
Holiday Card Display: 12/20/16 Learn how to make a super cute card display using paint stirrers from the hardware store and hot...
Q&A With Dawn DeVries Sokol: 12/15/16 Join Courtney for a Q&A with Dawn DeVries Sokol as she introduces her Holiday Art Journaling...
Pinecone People: 12/13/16 Courtney shows how to make vintage-inspired pinecone people holiday decor. This video originally...
Paper-Punched Gift Tags: 12/8/16 Learn how to make painted paper-punched gift tags to spruce up any gift. This video originally...
Stash-Busting Ornaments: 12/6/16 Learn how to make two ornaments -- a faux yarn ball wreath and a felt Christmas tree -- using...
Gift Tags with Sakura: 12/1/16 Sakura of America shares techniques for crafting with Souffle and Glaze Pens. This video originally...
Matchbox Advent Calendar: 11/29/16 Get ready for the holidays with Courtney as she shows you how to make an advent calendar out of...
Place Setting: 11/21/16 Courtney shows how to design the perfect (and proper) place setting. This video originally...
Chromatic Tablescape: 11/17/16 Join Courtney as she crafts a stunning edible tablescape that is perfect for the...
Personalized Fabric Gift Bags: 11/15/16 Liana shows you how to make a no-sew gift bag using personalized fabric from JoAnn. This video...
Improv Log Cabin Block: 11/10/16 Pro-quilter Ashley Nickels walks you through making in an improvised log cabin quilt...
Stress Balls: 11/8/16 Make simple stress balls using balloons, cornstarch, and water. This video originally appeared...
Embossed Holiday Cards: 11/3/16 Courtney shows how a simple watercolor wash makes the perfect background for a dreamy embossed...
Leftover Halloween Candy Bark: 11/01/16 Chop up your leftover Halloween candy, melt some chocolate, and make this delicious holiday...
Haunted Gingerbread House: 10/25/16 Make Halloween is spooky and sweet with this candy-coated haunted gingerbread house. This...
Halloween Jewelry: 10/20/16 Make a cool leather cuff and dangly jack-o-lantern earrings with Allie Silverstein. This video...
Spooky Cupcake Toppers: 10/18/16 Make Halloween cupcake toppers and party decor with Courtney. This video originally appeared...
Turn a T-Shirt Into a Trivet: 10/13/16 Faith Hale shows you how to knit a sturdy and stylish trivet out of yarn upcycled from a...
Halloween Fun with Twinkie Chan: 10/11/16 Twinkie Chan drops by the studio to show us some cute and creepy Halloween crochet, and Liana helps...
Embossed Gift Tags: 10/4/16 Courtney Cerruti makes a lovely gift tag using shimmery embossing powder and a seasonally-essential...
Cocoon Cardigan: 10/6/16 Using jersey fabric and just two seams, Liana Allday demonstrates how to make a cuddly and chic...
Drawing and Chatting with Lisa Congdon: 9/29/16 Lisa Congdon and Courtney Cerruti doodle, talk art, drink tea, and answer questions. This...
Fall Wreath: 9/27/16 Courtney Cerruti makes an autumnal wreath using materials found at Jo-Ann Fabric. This video...
Tassels Two Ways: 9/22/16 Watch Faith Hale make a super-bulky tassel out of yarn and a smaller one out of a skein of...
Make a Dollhouse Out of a Box: 9/20/16 Make a portable, pint-sized dollhouse with Courtney Cerruti using craft materials and a photo...
Sakura Quickie Glue Cards: 9/15/16 Michaela of Sakuras and Courtney Cerruti make cards using Sakura’s Quickie Glue...
Crocheted Hair Clips: 9/13/16 Twinkie Chan and Courtney Cerruti show us how to make adorable hair clips by gluing crocheted fruit...
Marbled Oreo Cookies: 9/8/16 Customize cookies using Wilton candy melts with this marbled-effect dip technique by Courtney...
Shrinky Dink Cake Toppers: 9/6/16 Courtney Cerruti shows us how to make custom cake toppers using DIY Shrinky Dinks. This video...
Fabric and Pompom Backdrop: 9/1/16 Courtney shows you how to make a stunning party backdrop using fabric strips and tissue paper...
Crafting with Amy Butler Fat Quarters: 8/30/16 Liana and Courtney demonstrate easy projects to make with Amy Butler fat quarters and ribbons:...
Free-Motion Quilting with Ashley Nickels: 8/25/16 Ashley Nickels shares some of her favorite free-motion quilting techniques, and we announce the...
Bubble Prints: 8/23/16 Faith Hale shows us how to make super cool prints using bubbles and food coloring or ink. This...
Stenciled Wall Decor and Doodled Shoes: 8/18/16 Learn how to make stenciled wall décor and doodled shoes with supplies from Michaels...
Back-to-School Totes: 8/6/16 In this Back-to-School "Haul" video, Courtney Cerruti shows you how to customize a...
DIY Pendant Necklaces: 8/11/16 Allison Silverstein shows you how to make easy pendant necklaces with leather cording. This...
How to Fold a Paper Box: 8/9/16 Learn ‪how to‬ make this adorable paper gift box with a single sheet from Rifle Paper Company.
Homemade PB&J Cups: 8/4/16 Liana shows you how to make peanut butter and jelly cups at home. Yum! To make these you will...
Marbling with Shaving Cream and Food Coloring: 8/2/16 Make marbled cards with shaving cream and Wilton food coloring.
Andy Warhol Inspired Monoprints: 7/28/16 Courtney shows you how to make cool Andy Warhol inspired monoprints in minutes. This video...
Sun Tea with Floral Ice Cubes: 7/26/16 Courtney Cerruti shows hot to make flavored sun tea with fun floral ice cubes.
DIY Party Poppers and CBTV Launch!: 7/21/16 Learn how to make party poppers for the launch of #CbTv or for any celebration!!
Ombre Garlands: 7/19/16 Learn how to make ombre crocheted garlands in this special "Christmas in July" class.
7/14/16: Puppy Portaits with Dawn Sokol Find out how Dawn DeVries Sokol goes about painting a puppy-a-day.
7/11/16: Tabletop Wedding Decor Courtney and Liana show you how to make stenciled wooden rounds
7/7/16: Kids Printing with Michaels Learn how to print paper using a DIY foam roller and feathers. 
7/5/16: DIY Travel Watercolor Kit Learn how to make a travel watercolor kit using an Altoid's tin and gum packaging.
6/30/16: 4th of July Party Crafts Get patriotic with our 4th of July party decor ideas!
6/28/16: Making the Perfect Sangria Learn how to make the perfect red and white sangria for summer. Yum!
6/23/16: How to Knit Backwards wtih Marly Bird Learn how to knit backwards with Marly Bird -- perfect for days when you want to skip that purl row.
6/21/16: How to Make Friendship Bracelets with Marly Bird Marly Bird shows you how to make a friendship bracelet wtih yarn in minutes.
6/16/16: How to Add Pockets to a Dress Learn how to add pockets to a ready-made dress with Liana Allday.
6/7/16: Sneak Peek of July's Draw-A-Day Courtney gives a sneak peek of July's Daily Drawing Challenge using brush markers
6/2/16: Sew a Dress in 15 Minutes In this ultimate sewing hack, learn how to sew a jersey dress in 15 minutes.
5/31/16: How to Take Great Phone Photos with Brian Learn how to take great photos on a smart phone from Creativebug shooter/editor, Brian Emerick.
5/26/16: With Special Guest Freckled Canvas Watch #cbdrawaday winner, Angela Coppola, draw and paint a button using colored pencil and...
5/24/16: DIY Bead Marbling Courtney demonstrates how to make a marbled necklace using nail polish, wooden beads and a bowl of...
5/20/16: Lindsay Stripling's Art Exhibit at Long Weekend Enjoy a glass of wine with Brian as he gives us a tour of Oakland shop, Long Weekend, and Lindsay...
5/19/16: Color Meditation with Lisa Solomon Join Lisa Solomon and Courtney Cerruti for a color meditation lesson--the perfect warm up for...
5/17/16: How to Make Magic Shell Learn how to make homemade Magic Shell for your frozen desserts using only two ingredients.
5/12/16: How to Make Packing Tape Transfers Use a magazine and a roll of packing tape to create your own custom sticker using an image transfer...
5/10/16: 10-Minute No-Sew Tank Top Transform an old t-shirt into the perfect summer tank. This no-sew top takes 10 minutes to make.
5/5/16: Fancy Tiger's in Town Get a sneak peak of what Fancy Tiger Crafts is up to in the Creativebug Studio.
5/3/16: Social Sketch Sketch alongside us while Liana tours #SocialSketch, a local community sketch event night.
4/28/16: Courtney Cerruti and Jen Orkin Lewis Collaborate Watch Jen Orkin Lewis (aka August Wren) and Courtney Cerruti collaborate on paintings of people.
4/21/16: Courtney shops for the Augustwren shoot Art-nerd haul video of supplies Courtney bought for Jen Orkin Lewis's Creativebug shoot.
4/14/16: Flora Bowley's Studio See what it’s like on a Creativebug shoot as we go live from artist Flora Bowley's...
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Take a minute to get to know our awesome Creativebug instructors in these mini-documentaries.
Fancy Tiger Jaime Jennings and Amber Corcoran own Fancy Tiger Crafts - a revolutionary shop based in Denver CO...
Diana Fayt Diana Fayt is a modern day scrimshaw artist, whose chosen medium is clay rather than whalebone.  ...
Amy Butler Amy Butler is a creative designer known for her sophisticated yet relaxed modern approach to...
Christine Schmidt Christine is the author of Print Workshop: Hand Printing Techniques and Truly Original Projects,...
Brandon Mably Raised in a small seaside town on the coast of South Wales, Brandon Mably has been interested in...
Amanda Brown In 2007, Amanda Brown began Spruce, a custom upholstery shop and design studio in Austin, TX. With...
Jody Alexander Jody’s artwork always starts with a book. Whether she’s binding a book or taking it apart to...
Twinkie Chan Twinkie Chan is a San Francisco based crochet designer with an insatiable appetite for creating...
Anna Maria Horner To many the Anna Maria brand means color & inspiration in the form of craft, sewing, needlework,...
Jesse Genet of Lumi Jesse Genet is the founder of Lumi and the maker of Inkodye, a light-sensitive dye for fabric....
Wendy Bernard After a decades-long career in marketing, Wendy Bernard left her corporate life behind to raise her...
Courtney Cerruti Maker extraordinaire, Courtney is the author of Playing with Image Transfers, and Washi...
Natalie Chanin Natalie Chanin is the founder and creative director of Alabama Chanin. Her work has been featured...
Kathy Doughty Kathy Doughty started quilting in 1993 shortly after relocating to Australia from her home in the...
Cirilia Rose Cirilia is a full-time yarn lover. She spends her Seattle days as a Brand Ambassador for Wellington...
Amelia Strader Amelia Strader has a lifetime of experience teaching and crafting under her (handmade) belt. She...
Lisa Congdon Fine artist and illustrator Lisa Congdon is best known for her colorful abstract paintings,...
Alix Bluh While pursuing her BFA in painting Alix began making unique jewelry pieces as a way to exercise...
Anna Joyce Textile artist Anna Joyce’s design process is intuitive, relaxed, and rooted in the belief...
Heather Jones Heather Jones is a designer,  modern quilter, and author of the new book, 'Quilt Local: Finding...
Shana Astrachan Shana Astrachan, a San Francisco based designer, has a love for all things handmade, particularly...
Livia Cetti of The Green Vase Livia Cetti is a renowned floral and still-life stylist, crafter, and creative director. Growing up...
Studio Choo Studio Choo is a boutique floral design studio servicing the San Francisco Bay Area. Started by...
Megumi Inouye Gift wrapping for Megumi Inouye is less about the techniques of aesthetic presentation than it is...
Barb Blair Barb Blair is an artist, author, creative mover and shaker and founder of Knack. What started as a...
Cal Patch Cal Patch has been making, designing and teaching all things textile-related in New York City since...
Kaffe Fassett Kaffe Fassett is widely acknowledged as a visionary in the use of color and was the first living...
Hilary Williams     Art has always been the main passion of the San Francisco Bay Area native and artist Hilary...
Debbie Stoller Debbie Stoller is the New York Times best-selling author of the Stitch 'n Bitch series of...
Emily Katz Born in Tucson, Arizona in 1982. Currently lives and loves in Portland, Oregon Attended Portland...
Kata Golda Alison Kaplan is the founder and Creative Director of Kata Golda,  an independently owned...
Edie Eckman Edie Eckman is a designer, author and popular teacher who loves both knitting and crochet. She...
Heather Ross Heather Ross grew up in an extremely isolated corner of northern Vermont known as The Northeast...
Maybelle Imasa-Stukuls Maybelle Imasa-Stukuls is an artist, calligrapher and designer from Hawaii, who currently resides...
Lia Griffith Lia is the designer, crafter and blogger behind liagriffith.com. She has been a stylist, designer...
Lynne Barr Lynne Barr is a knitwear designer and author who brings an enthusiasm for innovation and modern...
Dawn DeVries Sokol Dawn DeVries Sokol is the author of several art journaling and doodling books, including Doodle...
Liza Lucy Liza can not remember a time when she wasn't making stuff out of yarn or fabric and thread. Her...
Liesl Gibson Liesl is the designer behind the Oliver + S, Liesl + Co, Lisette for Butterick, and Straight Stitch...
Rebecca Ringquist Rebecca Ringquist is a Portland-based visual artist and designer. Her stitched drawings on fabric...
Marly Bird   Marlaina “Marly” Bird balances her day between being a wife, mom, designer, creative...
Annabel Wrigley Annabel is an Aussie mum living in rural Virginia. She owns Little Pincushion Studio, a sweet space...
Maggie Pace Maggie is a Vermont-based fiber artist, with deep roots in Oakland, California where she and her...
Susan Beal Susan Beal is a craft writer and teacher who loves sewing, quilting, craft history, Pendleton wool,...
Liz Smith Liz Smith has lived most of her life in Los Angeles except for 15 years she spent teaching in...
Gudrun Johnston Gudrun was born in Shetland, Scotland in the 70's when her mother was running the successful...
Gretchen Hirsch Gretchen “Gertie” Hirsch is a passionate home seamstress, a sought-after sewing...
Sue Nickels Sue Nickels has been quilting for over 30 years, starting by hand and gradually focusing on machine...
Ashley Nickels Ashley Nickels is a quilter, crafter, and teacher in the San Francisco Bay Area. She grew up...
Lisa Coris Lisa can best be defined and over-simplified (at least for the sake of a biography) as one part...
Amy Karol Amy writes books, draws, paints, cooks, sews, parents young children, tries to do yoga more often...
Hello!Lucky Eunice and Sabrina Moyle are sisters and co-founders of Hello!Lucky. Hello!Lucky is a design studio...
Rad Megan Known in craft circles as “Radmegan,” Megan O. Andersen has been crafting, baking, cooking,...
Kristin Nicholas Kristin Nicholas grew up with 4 sisters in a house full of love of craft and family. She loves to...
Melanie Falick Melanie Falick is currently working as a creative and editorial consultant. Until very recently she...
Betz White Betz White has built a career on thoughtful design, skilled craftsmanship and a focus on materials...
Maya Donenfeld Maya's distinct designs utilize sustainable resources and fibers, while weaving in elements...
The Makerie The Makerie is a creative retreat for everyone. It's a time to play, a place to find quiet, a space...
Melanie Schow Melanie Schow is a Jill of many trades. As an accomplished wire and bead sculpture and jewelry...
Jenny Doh Jenny Doh is founder of Crescendoh… like an online magazine but daily like a newspaper. She...
Jill Draper Jill Draper is a hand dyer, knitter, knitwear designer and infrequent blogger living in the Hudson...
Yao Cheng Yao is a watercolor artist and designer living and working in Columbus, Ohio. While she has been...