About Nally Studios
Nancy Nally is the owner of Nally Studios LLC., and the Publisher & Editor of Scrapbook Update and Craft Critique. Nancy has been an avid scrapbooker for over fifteen years. She founded Scrapbook Update in 2004, and became owner/editor of Craft Critique in 2012.
Nancy’s editorial work appears in a variety of other industry publications. She served as the “Modern Business” columnist for Northridge Publishing’s Creative Retailer magazine for several years, before becoming the magazine’s editor from 2013 until its closure in 2014. She has also appeared in CLN Online and CHA Craft Industry Today, as well as publications outside the crafts industry. Currently, her writing and design work appears once a month on the Layout-A-Week blog.
Nancy’s self-paced class called “Pro Press Releases” was previously available at Big Picture Classes, and she has also given business seminars at many recent Craft & Hobby Association trade shows as well as doing consulting for private companies about the scrapbook industry’s trends and business climate.
From 2011 until 2012, Nancy talked scrapbooking to an internet audience every week as the founding co-host of the Paperclipping Roundtable podcast. Nancy can also be seen on two episodes of the second season of the PBS television series Scrapbook Soup, which debuted in July 2012, and on three episodes of the third season of Scrapbook Soup, which debuted in the fall of 2013 on local PBS affiliates.
Nancy undertakes freelance work for a variety of scrapbook industry companies. She is currently the Cricut Creativity Center manager at 2015 Scrapbook Expo shows for Provo Craft, as well as the social media manager for Buttons Galore & More and Photo Play Paper.