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2022
July 2022

Sculpture in a Day - Figure

Friday 01 July 2022

10:00am - 03:30pm

Create a beautiful & unique figure sculpture using recycled textiles & Powertex products.

Chose from a wide variety of head styles, learn how to build a simple armature using everyday materials, then dress your sculpture in your choice of textiles before finishing with coloured pigments.

All materials, full instruction, protective gloves & apron included. Tea, coffee & soft dri&s will be provided throughout the day. Please bring a packed lunch. 

Price £90

Full Day Workshop

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
info@artisticretreats.co.uk

Powertex Training Academy - Stone Art

Monday 04 July 2022

10:00am - 04:00pm

Whether you are already a Certified Powertex Tutor wanting to expand your skills, or a Powertex enthusiast looking for a longer. more emersive workshop to really understand the product for your own crafting needs, then this is the course for you.  Two full days focussing on everything Stone Art, with lots of project ideas & practice at creating Stone Effects & Air Drying Clay. 

Please book at  POWERTEX TRAINING ACADEMY - STONE ART

2 Day Workshop

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
info@artisticretreats.co.uk

Intro to Powertex - Funky Fish

Tuesday 19 July 2022

10:00am - 12:00pm

A really fun workshop to make a Funky Fish sculpture using recycled textiles, mixed media & Powertex sculpting medium.

Price £25

Taster Session

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
info@artisticretreats.co.uk

Powertex Training Academy - Fabric Sculpture

Saturday 23 July 2022

10:00am - 04:00pm

Are you enjoying using Powertex for your own projects, but would like to take your knowledge further & earn money from your hobby by running Powertex workshops? Then why not become a Powertex Certified Tutor? Or simply want to immerse yourself in 2 full days of Powertex creativity for fun? Then this could be just the course for you!

A full two day training course covering in depth product knowledge of Powertex, focussing on fabric sculpting techniques in both 2D & 3D, creating simple armatures, adding colour, plus lots of project ideas to help develop your creativity.

Please book at POWERTEX TRAINING ACADEMY - FABRIC SCULPTING

2 Day Workshop

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
info@artisticretreats.co.uk

Intro to Powertex - Wine Glass

Tuesday 26 July 2022

10:00am - 12:00pm

A really fun workshop to make a unique and useable wine glass using mulberry wood papers, mixed media & Powertex sculpting medium.

Great as a gift for a friend, or to use yourself.  Once dry, your wine glass will be totally useable & can be cleaned using gentle hand washing.

Price £30

Taster Session

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
info@artisticretreats.co.uk

Quirky Bird Sculpture

Saturday 30 July 2022

10:00am - 04:30pm

A full day workshop where you will make a crazy crackle bird sculpture using Powertex products.

During the workshop, you will learn how to:

  • make a simple armature using everday materials;
  • mix & apply air drying clay in your choice of colour using Powertex Universal Medium& Stone Art;
  • mix & apply a crackle clay using Powertex Univesal Medium & Easy 3D Flex;
  • mix pigments to add further colour.

Price £90

Full Day Workshop

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
August 2022

Animal Sculpture in a Day - Sheep or Highlander

Tuesday 02 August 2022

10:00am - 05:00pm

A full day workshop where you will make an animal sculpture using recycled fabric & Powertex products.  Chose between a Highland Cow, Sheep or Reindeer.

During the day, you will learn how to:

  • build a simple armature from everyday materials;
  • mix your own air drying clay;
  • sculpt detail using simple techniques & tools;
  • add texture using textiles;
  • mixing pigments;
  • dry brushing techniques.

At the end of your workshop, you will be able to take home your finished sculpture, which will then air dry over a number of days.

 Price £105

Full Day Animal Workshop

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
info@artisticretreats.co.uk

Intro to Stone Art - Hearts & Baubles

Thursday 04 August 2022

10:00am - 12:00pm

In this 2 hr workshop you will be taken through all the steps required to create a decorative Stone Art heart or bauble using recycled textiles, Stone Art & Powertex products. 

Price £30

Taster Session

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
info@artisticretreats.co.uk

Mixed Media Rice Paper Canvas

Friday 05 August 2022

10:00am - 03:30pm

A full day workshop to create a beautiful canvas using rice paper, Stone Art clay, recycled textiles, structure paste, bister spray & pigments.  Lots of fun for lovers of Mixed Media!

Price £90

Full Day Workshop

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
info@artisticretreats.co.uk

Intro to Powertex - Garden Wall Plaque

Monday 22 August 2022

10:00am - 12:00pm

A 2 Hour workshop making a unique & weather resistant Garden all Plaque from recycled textiles & Powertex fabric hardener.

Price £30

Taster Session

Location: Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
info@artisticretreats.co.uk