Loving the Powertex Art Dolls by Annette Smyth Art doll There are times in your life when you get so excited about starting a new art project that everything else just gets put on the back boiler. That's exactly what happened when I got my hands on one of the new Powertex small art doll … Continue reading Powertex Small Art Doll
Happy New Year everyone. I hope you had a peaceful Christmas and Santa brought you everything you need. So here we go with a whole new year of creative adventures and to kick it off , I got to use these beautiful bird templates. They have so much potential and I have loads of ideas … Continue reading Powertex Japanese Cranes – Annette Smyth
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 … Continue reading Top Ten Tips for a Powertex Christmas – Annette Smyth
Hi Everyone Well we're at that time of year again where time just flies by and everything you wanted to get done somehow doesn't. So I thought I'd show you a nice easy make that you can do on your own, with friends and with the little ones. We are going to make penguins and … Continue reading Penguins – Mini Makes for you and the little ones
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 … Continue reading Warwick Poppies and Powertex
Hello everyone, Annette here...... I hoped you've all had a stunning Summer and are ready for an awesome Autumn. My challenge this month was to create a statue representing the star sign Virgo......mmm that certainly made the old brain cells fizz. SO......Virgo is represented by the virgin carrying wheat and she is an Earth sign. … Continue reading How to build an alternative statue ……..
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 … Continue reading So what do you do with your spare Powertex??
Hello there Our project theme this month is all about keepsakes, mementoes and lovely memories, so in keeping with that I would like to share with you my Keepsake Kube(s) .......there is an extra ‘s’ as I am sure you’ll want to make more than one!! My Kube has all the memories of a little … Continue reading Keepsake Kubes – a unique way to remember…..
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 … Continue reading Why I LOVE Stoneart…………
Hello there I used the Frame kit available at Kirsties Handmade Fair, Ragley Hall to create a Wedding Day Wish Box for the happy couple. Simply write your wish or words of wisdom onto the paper heart, tear off and place in the box for the happy couple to read later. I opted for … Continue reading Wedding Day Wish Box