Powertex Stone Art Clay Pendant – Abigail Lagden

Well, Happy New Year and I hope you had a lovely Christmas. For my first blog of 2019 I thought I would take a festive left over and re-purpose it into something fun and funky for the new year. So for this project, I started with an MDF bauble shape, some red Powertex, Stone Art, … Continue reading Powertex Stone Art Clay Pendant – Abigail Lagden

‘Gonzo the Great’ – A Powertex Christmas tale – Abigail Lagden

As a Powertex Tutor, I am lucky to run a number of my workshops in a gorgeous little home & gift shop in Sedgefield, County Durham called From Loft to Loved. The shop is owned and run by Sarah and Kim, two lovely ladies who share my passion for recycling, upcycling and repurposing and this … Continue reading ‘Gonzo the Great’ – A Powertex Christmas tale – Abigail Lagden

Remember, Remember, the 5th of November…

  Remember, Remember, the 5th of November. Gunpowder, Treason and Plot! I love this time of year as the autumn moves towards cosy winter nights. Halloween has passed and bonfire night awaits before the count down to Christmas. And a cup of hot soup in front of a big bonfire takes me straight back to … Continue reading Remember, Remember, the 5th of November…

Let’s Get Organised by Abigail Lagden

  It's been a magical summer for me running many workshops for children (and adults) during the holidays. I've helped budding wizards create over 100 wands and 50 spell books! But now, as they all head back to school, I felt it was time to treat myself to some special storage for my everyday essentials.¬†And … Continue reading Let’s Get Organised by Abigail Lagden

Rainbo the Elephant by Abigail Lagden

An exciting design team pack arrived this month. Imagine my surprise to open it up and find an elephant inside!!   I love all the animal MDF templates by Powertex UK. But these new ones are a bit more exciting. They have been cunningly designed to fit across the pins of the large 2 pin … Continue reading Rainbo the Elephant by Abigail Lagden

From Special to Steampunk Extra Special by Abigail Lagden

From Special to Steampunk Extra Special¬†by Abigail Lagden One of the many things I love about Powertex is how easy it is to take old and unwanted items and turn them into something spectacular. But it doesn't have to be unwanted items, you can also take cherished, sentimental items and preserve them by incorporating them … Continue reading From Special to Steampunk Extra Special by Abigail Lagden

A Powertex Masquerade Ball by Abigail Lagden

A Powertex Masquerade Ball by Abigail Lagden Well, as someone who loves an mdf embellishment or two, thismonth's project pack had me drooling over the number of lovely pieces included. Just look at all these flourishes, florals, feathers and fans: Add in Easy 3D Flex and this is almost my ideal kit! As this kit … Continue reading A Powertex Masquerade Ball by Abigail Lagden