Course Start DatesSaturday 11th January 2020
About the Course
Powertex Fabric Sculpting - Powertex is a water based, non toxic and environmentally friendly liquid that transforms natural fabrics into 2D and 3D sculptures - after three weeks they are weatherproof and can be displayed outside.
This product can be messy so it is advisable to wear old clothes and remove any jewellery if possible. You will however be supplied with an apron and latex/powder free gloves along with all the materials that you need to create a very personal piece of art.
You will create the project and once dry you will add the colour with varnish and pigment colours to watch the item transformed into a thing of beauty.
Where possible I use recycled items and fabrics to help save our environment.
Please be aware sometimes workshops finish later than the published times due to differing abilities - I will always allow time for a project to be completed.
Workshop prices start at £35 for 3 hours - £45 for 4hrs - £55 for 5hrs - £65 for 6hrs.£75 for 7 hours
One to one tuition is also available, please contact me for more information.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
All materials, apron, gloves.
Tea, coffee,and possibly home made cake - if I have had time to bake one.
You will need to provide you own lunch if applicable, depending on which workshops you attend.
only 4/5 places available on each course in my purpose built studio in my garden.
Great tutor to student/attendee ratio with a very passionate certified tutor.
I am happy to undertake outside events or demonstrations just email me with your requirements - If you have a space I can teach in I can accommodate larger groups
Attended the course on the 28th September 2019 and it was absolutely brilliant, brilliant, brilliant.
From arriving and over the whole session Karen and her team (hubby working away) were outstanding.
We were both complete novices and managed to make 2 stunning pieces of work, that we took away with us on the day.
Everything was provided and Karen made the time to explain clearly the steps that needed to be done and what to be aware of, if you did not do specific tasks. Karen is definitely aware of how Powertex works and is someone who passes on that knowledge willingly and with flare.
Karen made us feel very welcome in her home and he workshop is a little haven at the bottom of the garden, which shows off her work with flare. The cake was too yummy to pass up.
Definitely be back.
Bernardette Patrick - - #24939
Response from Inky Escapades:Thank You so much for your kind words and for taking the trouble to leave me a review - I am so pleased you both loved your workshop and your introduction to Powertex. Do let me know whether Asia managed to obtain extra credits based on the fabulous piece she created from her photograph
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