Winter Scene with Powertex Snow

Powertex snow scene by Jill Cullum

Designer: Jill Cullum This month, for my article I was asked to do a 'remake' of another design team member's step-by-step article. I love canvas work and came across this Powertex winter scene by Kore Sage, whilst searching through the vast choice of inspiration. I immediately fell in love with the effects, decision made! Winter … Continue reading Winter Scene with Powertex Snow

Mosaic Madness

Powertex project by Annette Smyth

Designer - Annette Smyth Hello Everyone, this month's theme of Ancient Rome has got me really excited. Why I hear you ask?…….Well, my Dad was born in the village of North Leigh in Oxfordshire.  It is here that the remains of one of the largest Roman villas can be found.  At its height, around the … Continue reading Mosaic Madness

Sweet dreams upon a Powertex night sky

By Shell North I love the simplicity of using something like string or twine and knots to create something magical and unique. Wanting to step away from the full circle dream catcher I drafted a moon with star idea for sweet dreams. I wanted to use techniques to create vegan feathers with twine. A lot … Continue reading Sweet dreams upon a Powertex night sky

Clowning around with Powertex Clownfish

Powertex Clownfish sculptures by Annette Smyth

By Annette Smyth Clown Fish Hello everyone and welcome to my latest article.  I was so excited when I found out the theme for this month was UNDER THE SEA.  I love anything connected with the ocean.  So much so that I think I could have been a mermaid in another lifetime. In fact my … Continue reading Clowning around with Powertex Clownfish

Tropical Powertex Art Doll

Tropical Powertex Art Doll - Mixed Media project by Anne I have never tried making an Art Doll before and I had so much fun making this Tropical Powertex Art Doll. I wanted to make her really bright and cheerful with a tropical feel – the fabulous zingy cocktail colours from The Secret Art Loft … Continue reading Tropical Powertex Art Doll

Dream, Wish, Create a Beautiful World (by Anne)

This lovely image of a young girl (Victorian Photographs Rice Paper) really called to me and inspired me to make this piece. To me she portrayed a young girl that had experienced in her life far more than any child should.  Alone she would dream and wish for a better world. Her creativity would enable … Continue reading Dream, Wish, Create a Beautiful World (by Anne)

Steampunk Jewellery Plier Stands (by Anne)

I have been meaning to decorate my jewellery plier stands for ages and finally got them finished. I had a bit of a problem with these in that they started off as a plain varnished wood surface. I initially coated them with white Gesso with a view to painting them with acrylics. However, the Gesso … Continue reading Steampunk Jewellery Plier Stands (by Anne)

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