Come along to a workshop and we will guide you step by step to creating your own unique, handmade, masterpiece.  Everything you need to complete each project is included along with gloves and aprons.

Introductory sessions, along with both half and full day sessions are available catering for all abilities from beginner to advanced.  Private group and One to One sessions are also available on request.

See below for my range of workshops, and see my Calendar page for dates of upcoming workshops.  Not all workshops have scheduled dates, please contact me if there is a particular course you would like to attend that has not been scheduled.


 

Introduction to Powertex

2.5 hours £25

ARE YOU READY FOR A CREATIVE ADVENTURE?

Spend a relaxing 2.5 hours learning about Powertex in a small group within a dedicated studio setting.

We will be using a base (notebook, MDF shape etc) fabric and other ‘findings’ to create a piece unique to you, which will be completed in time for you to take home.

 



Mixed Media Notebook Workshop

£25     2.5 hours

Create your own unique altered notebook in a relaxed, friendly environment using a selection of embellishments and acrylics. Everything you need to complete your project is provided including gesso, acrylic paints, rice paper, stencils, texture paste and more.  .

 


Mixed Media Journal Covers Workshop

£35     3.5 hours
Create your own unique Mixed Media Journal Covers.  We start with blank journal covers and use texture pastes, gesso, media gels, stencils and embellishments to decorate the outside covers of our journal. 

 

 


  Introduction to Powertex Stone Art

£25.   2.5 hours
ARE YOU READY FOR A DIFFERENT ADVENTURE?

In this workshop we will be creating a basic hare head armature and then covering it with Stone Art clay that we have created from scratch.  Whilst this is hardening we will use mixed media techniques to create an textured background for the head to sit on.

 


Powertex Figure Workshop

£85   1 day (10am to 5pm)

Create your own unique handmade fabric sculpture using a professionally cast plaster head and fabric.

We teach you how to build the base armature, drape the fabric and bring the statue to life with coloured pigments.

This is a full day workshop so please bring a packed lunch, refreshments will be provided.

 


 

Masai warriorPowertex Masai workshop

£85   1 day (10am to 5pm)

Create your own unique Masai figure.  In this workshop we will create our figure from a different armature to the figure/angel workshop, this allows us to add on the legs and feet using Stone Art clay.

 

 

This is a full day workshop so please bring a packed lunch, refreshments will be provided.


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Powertex Angel / Fairy workshop

£85   1 day (10am to 5pm).
.Create your own angel or fairy figure. In this workshop we will create our figure from an base armature, as per the figure workshop, however this time we will build in the base for the wings.

We teach you how to build the base armature, drape the fabric and bring the statue to life with coloured pigments.

This is a full day workshop so please bring a packed lunch, refreshments will be provided

 

 


Introduction to Mixed Media Canvas workshop

£45    4 hours

We start by creating a layout for you to work from and then proceed by adding a textured background to your canvas before applying your chosen design on top.

For this project we will be using a variety of mediums.

 


Powertex Wooden Tryptich workshop

£45  4 hours

We start by creating a layout for you to work from and then proceed by adding a textured background to your panels before applying your chosen design and texture products on top.  This then needs to dry completely before you  adjust the colourings and add highlights and finishing touches as required.

 

 


Stone Art workshop

£45   4.5 hours 

We start by creating Stone Art clay and modelling items to be used later in the day.

We go onto to create a Stone Art piece using Styrofoam, Powertex fabric hardener and Stone Art which we embellish with the clay items made earlier in the day along with other pieces of fabric, ribbon, cardboard etc

 


Stone Art Torso Workshop 

£35    2.5 hours

The torso is designed to have a stone effect and you can then choose how to dress your figure with either stone art clay, fabric or a combination of both.  Once dried we can then add embellishments to your project as you choose

 

 


Fairy houseFairy House Workshop

£40   2  sessions (about 3 hours and 1 hour)

 

Come and create your own unique Stone Art Fairy House which you can fully open to house little secrets or a battery operated light

Starting with a recycled glass jar we begin to design your Fairy House.  From textured walls and unique windows through to a slated or tiled roof, the choice is extensive and its all yours.

In the first session we will construct the house and roof and then leave to dry.

In session two we bring in the colour and the bling turning the house into the vision you had in your minds eye.

 


Guest Tutors

 

This year, I am pleased to welcome…

 

Ros Ingram – Ceramicist

Ros will be running  3 hour ceramic workshops throughout the year.  These are proving to be very popular.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Denise Liebermann – Needle Felter

Starting in Summer 2018, Denise will be offering both full and half day sessions where she will be teaching her gorgeous needle felted animals