Fabulous Frames

Hello there, Have seen the amazing frames and panels now available from Powertex UK. The frames are constructed from MDF and provide a beautifully stable base to apply all the lovely Powertex textures onto. They come in 2 options I fell in love with these beauties as soon as I saw them and have been […]

Powertex sculptures from recycled items

Designer – Annette Smyth One of the great things I love about working with the Powertex product range is the ability to recycle and upcycle everyday objects into something completely different. I love to create 3D sculptures, especially animals and birds. I often walk around car boots and local charity shops dreaming of all the […]

Star dreaming inspiration

Hello everyone. I wonder, is there such a thing as star dreaming? I hope you are having lots of adventures in this lovely weather we are currently experiencing. One of the things I love at this time of year is being able to sit out in the warm evenings under clear skies and let my […]

Where do you find inspiration?

Do you find that sometimes your head can be so full of ideas that you have trouble choosing which one to start first. Then there are those times when you just cannot get going no matter what and it is easy to sit in that void. Just think how much more fun it would be […]

Top Ten Tips for Christmas Crafting

Hello Everyone I don’t know about you but I just love this time of year.  I have Christmas movies and music playing in the background from the beginning of November!! So in the spirit of the season,  I wanted to share some ideas with you on how to get a wintery festive feel into your […]

Warwick Poppies and Powertex

Hello there As many of you are aware, in November this year we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the the First World War (The Great War). Our county church, St Mary’s Warwick, has a history of involvement with the military and is home to the Royal Warwickshire Regimental Chapel and so they […]

So what do you do with your spare Powertex?

Hello there I hope you are well and have enjoyed this lovely Summer. So here’s the question…….. What do you create with the spare Powertex left in your tub? You know that little bit you have left when you’ve been slightly too generous with yourself when you’ve been pouring out…. Here are a few of […]

Why I LOVE Stone Art……

Hello there I hope you’ve been enjoying the recent spell of warm weather and haven’t been too affected by those nasty thunderstorms…..living in the Midlands we’ve had the joy of both ends of the weather spectrum!! This month I wanted to share with you my absolute love for Stone Art so I took the monthly […]

Jack and Sarah – the end of a beautiful year.

Hi Everyone Hope you’ve all had a wonderful Christmas and have a very Peaceful New Year. So we are at the end of what has been an amazing year for Jack and Sarah, but what did happen on New Years Eve??? (if you’re not up to date with the story check back on our previous […]

Technology – enabler or thief?

Hello there Over the summer I got to spend time with some of the younger members of our family and their friends. It was lovely to get some playtime or so I thought. They all arrived armed with their latest ‘couldn’t be without’ gadgets ps3, ipads, mums iPhone to name but a few. After a fizzy […]