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Goblets - Online Fabric Sculpting Workshop

Blue Goblet with Matching Bottle Collar by Curiously Contrary

About the Course

Learn how to create stunning goblets using fabric sculpting techniques.

Use any shaped drinking glass as your base and create three dimensional textures using fabric and a fabric hardener. The finished result will be a fully usable drinking vessel which is water resistant and can be handwashed gently (Do not put in dishwasher or allow to soak).

In this online workshop you will learn how to work with different fabrics and embellishments to create a three dimensional design on your glasses. This project can be completed using any of the fabric hardeners that are available, i.e. Powertex, Paverpol, Sculptin.

I will then teach you my own colouring technique which will allow you to really enhance the detail and textures using colours and shading.

Project kits are available to buy separately, which contain the materials you will need to create your goblets.

This online workshop is presented as a series of video tutorials which you will have unlimited access to through my online school. You can access the workshop at any time and as often as you like. The workshop also includes additional information resources and a tips, tricks and troubleshooting section.

When you buy my Goblet Workshop you will also get free access to my Bottle Collar Workshop allowing you to create a matching set with your goblets.

Once you have purchased this workshop, you will be contacted with details of how to access the workshop in my online school and also with further information about how to purchase kits if required.

If you have any questions please don't hesitate to get in touch with me directly using the Ask a Question button at the top of the page.

You are welcome to use your Craftcourses gift vouchers against any of my online workshops and courses.

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Unlimited access to this online workshop, meaning you can complete the workshop at a time and pace to suit you. You can access the workshop as many times as you wish and re-watch all or any part of the workshop again.

You will receive expert tuition from artist and creative tutor, Abigail Lagden.

You will also be invited to join my exclusive Facebook group which provides additional support and a place where you can share your results.

What you will need

Internet access to view the workshop in my online School of Creativity. (Please note the video tutorials cannot be downloaded to work from offline)

Kits are available to purchase separately which include everything you need to complete the project (as outlined below) and will be posted out to you (UK customers only). There are two versions of the kit - a basic kit for those who already have the fabric hardener, pigments, etc and a full kit for those that are new to this craft, that provides everything you need to create two goblets and a bottle collar.

** Please note neither kit includes the drinking glasses that you will need as the base for your goblets.

You will need the following materials to complete the project as shown (further detail is available in the materials section of the workshop):
• Glass/glasses that you want to decorate
• Clingfilm
• Fabrics, cotton lace
• Embellishments
• Fabric Hardener (Paverpol, Powertex & Sculptin are all suitable)
• A plastic plate or other shallow container to pour your hardener into
• Gloves
• A flat synthetic bristled brush
• Clear outdoor varnish
• Powdered pigments


Abigail Lagden at Curiously Contrary

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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Christmas
  • Limited mobility
  • Seniors
  • Spooky
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel
  • Wheelchair users

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