Jean Railla

Jean is the founder and editor of getcrafty.com and the author of Get Crafty: Hip Home Ec. She lives in Greenwich Village with her husband, two rapscallion sons, and a gazillion half-finished craft projects.

Author of these Magazine Articles

Crafting Is for Lovers
Jean Railla of Get Crafty gets over herself when she compares digital home movies to scrapbooking.
In Modern Crafting from CRAFT: 05: Paper page 12

Art vs. Craft
Jean Railla of Get Crafty looks at art versus craft.
In Modern Crafting from CRAFT: 04: Costumes page 12

Coming Out of the Half-Finished Craft Closet
Jean Railla of Get Crafty ponders her half-finished crafts.
In Modern Crafting from CRAFT: 03: Japanese Influence page 10

The Punk of Craft
Doing it yourself may be the ultimate form of rebellion.
In Modern Crafting from CRAFT: 02: Creative Clones page 10

Why Making Stuff Is Fashionable Again
Jean Raila, founder and editor of getcrafty.com, breaks down several theories of why crafting seems to have become ubiquitous overnight.
In Modern Crafting from CRAFT: 01: Craft Premiere page 10