How to Videos

Screen Printing - Making Negative Prints

The basics of screen printing onto card by producing negative prints. Screen printing allows you to produce numerous identical prints from a single unique design.

Screen Printing - Making Positive Prints

The basics of screen printing onto card by making multi layered positive prints. Screen printing allows you to produce numerous identical prints from a single unique design.

Felting - Making Felt Ropes

How to create a felted rope. You can use your rope as a strap for a bag, or with a simple twist create a taper for jewellery or design pieces.

Felting - Making Felt Fabric

With some wool, water, soap and friction you can make your own fabric for clothes, bags, hats, wall hangings... the list is endless.

Felting - Making Felt Balls

How to create felted balls. Possibly the easiest introduction to the felting process you can use your balls as jewellery beads, or slice to adorn on brooches, necklaces, or if you're feeling adventurous why not make your own felted cup cakes!

Mod Roc - Making a Figure

How to make a simple Mod Roc figure from a wire armature. This project is perfect for illustrating how armatures work, but also allows you to create human forms in various positions to use as models to sketch from.

Mod Roc - Making a Mini Mask

How to make decorative masks using Mod Roc layered over a Mod Mesh base. Create exotic tribal masks to decorate the classroom wall or to illustrate cultural differences and similarities across the globe.

Mod Roc - Making a Totem Pole

How to make a totem pole using Mod Roc. This project makes a great group activity.
Download the PDF template for the totem shapes here.

Mosaic - Step-by-Step

Everything you need to know to start creating your own mosaics.

Embellisher Machine

How to use an embellishing machine to create different effects! Everything you need to know about machine felting, embellishing, fabric distressing along with some great inspiration!

Cold Enamel - Jewellery Making

Create beautiful enamelled pieces without expensive equipment. Everything you need to know to start decorating with cold enamel.

Electric Pottery Kiln - Step-by-Step

A step-by-step guide to using your electric pottery kiln, from programming your kiln controller to troubleshooting common problems.

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