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  • Choosing materials
  • Create Design
  • Paint plaque
  • Provide Detail
  • Final Product
  • Preparing the stone
  • Colouring the stone
  • Slide
  • Stone Art Workshop 4 500
  • Final Piece
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Workshops & Exhibitions

Fairy or Witches House Workshop

Saturday 11 June 2022
10:00am - 03:30pm

Registrations are now closed

A full day workshop where you will make a fairy or witches house using recycled fabric, stone art clay & Powertex products.  Once dry, your fairy house will be suitable for outdoor display.

During the workshop, you will learn how to:

  • build a simple armature using everyday materials;
  • add texture using recycled textiles & Powertex Universal Medium;
  • mix your own air drying clay using Stone Art & Powertex Universal Medium;
  • make embellishments, such as flowers, leaves & butterflies, to add to your Fairy House;
  • mix your own pigments to colour your Fairy House;
  • apply colour using dry brushing techniques.

Price £90

Course Information

You will be taken through all the steps to create your beautiful & unique weather resistant fairy house under the expert tuition of Liz Dixon, approved Powertex Trainer.

You will learn lots of tips & techniques throughout the day to enable you to continue with your own Powertex projects at home.

Learn how to build a simple armature, sculpt using recycled fabrics & mix your own air-drying clay, before over-brushing with your choice of matt & metallic pigments to complete your fairy home.

Where possible, we aim to use recycled textiles & found object in our workshops. If you have a piece of natural fibre material that you wish to incorporate into your work, then please feel free to bring this along with you & we can advise if it is suitable to use. However, all materials & protective gloves/aprons are included in the cost of the workshop.

Please can we request that long hair is tied back, & rings/bracelets are removed before attending.

Please bring a packed lunch.

Contact Details



Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
30 Frog Lane
Upper Boddington
NN11 6DJ
01327 261290