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Design Intern

Practical Publishing is looking for creative people.

A superb opportunity has arisen for graphic designers to gain some valuable industry experience as part of our internship scheme based in our Stockport office.

As a Design Intern, you will be involved with working on hobbyist consumer craft magazines sold in all major supermarkets and retail outlets. You will support the design team with the cover design, packaging, internal page layout (both new and restyling) and advertisements. There will also be opportunities to be involved with web design, photo shoots, brand design and video production.

To apply please send over your CV and portfolio to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with DESIGN INTERN in the subject line.

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Creative Opportunities

Roles:

Practical Publishing, the UK’s leading specialist craft magazine publisher, is looking for enthusiastic and creative crafters to join their team.

As the home of some of the UK’s leading craft publications, including Love Sewing, Knit Now and Simply Cards & Papercraft, we are always on the lookout for exciting talent to help strengthen our magazines and ensure we succeed in bringing readers the very best projects and inspiration every issue. If you’ve got a passion for craft and more ideas than you know what to do with, then we want to hear from you.

In particular, we’re keen to talk to experienced crafters in:

  • Sewing & dressmaking
  • Knitting & crochet
  • Patchwork & quilting
  • Cardmaking & papercraft
  • Craft blogging & video

  • We have opportunities available for new designers, regular columnists, consultants to work with us on our market-leading titles, blogging partners and much more. Whether you have a few hours a week to spare or are looking for a full-time role to change your life, do please get it touch. Previous editorial experience is not required but a passion for craft is essential.

    To register your interest in positions available at Practical Publishing, send a covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., putting PPCREATE16 in the subject line, explaining why you would be a valuable addition to our creative team. Please include a few examples of your craft projects or links to projects online, so we can get a taste of your skills.

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    Crochet Now

    For latest issues and subscriptions, visit www.moremags.com

    Price: £5.99, Frequency: 4 weekly

    Crochet Now is dedicated to bringing its readers the patterns they really want to make, in yarns which are not only fabulous, but readily available and affordable. Each issue packs in over 25 patterns showcasing colour and the latest crochet trends in popular projects such as blankets, toys, quick accessories and baby makes, as well as great regular features to truly master crochet techniques.

    Ask our experts for clever ways to beat the most common crochet problems, find step-by-step guides to hold your hand through your next project and even join in with our Crochet Along with top designer Jane Crowfoot.

    Made by crocheters for crocheters, Crochet Now really is the UK’s best choice for crochet patterns.

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    Love Cardmaking

    For latest issues and subscriptions, visit www.moremags.com

    Price: $16.99, Frequency: 8 weekly

    Love Cardmaking is your one-stop shop for all the latest cardmaking trends and techniques.
    Filled to the brim with inspiration, each themed issue also comes with a fabulous free gift. Every month it brings you:

  • All the latest techniques
  • Easy-to-follow step-by-step tutorials
  • Beginner’s guides
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