Friday, April 15, 2016

Altered Embroidery Hoop with ColourArte and Paverpol

Happy Friday, everyone!  I hope you are ready for a wonderful weekend.  In fact, just to get you started, I want to share this fun video tutorial using the amazing ColourArte products and Paverpol, a fabric hardener product that is new to me.  I enjoyed experimenting with it, and I hope you get some ideas and inspiration to give them both a try.


ColourArte Radiant Rains Shimmering Mists
Apple Blossom
Teal Zircon

ColourArte Silks Acrylic Glaze

ColourArte Radiant Rain Daubers

ColourArte Primary Elements

Paverpol Fabric Hardener - Transparent
The Crafter's Workshop 12x12 Stencil - TCW566 Winged Exploration (Gabrielle Pollacco)
Liquitex white gesso
Finnabair Art Basics 3D Gloss Gel - Transparent
DecoArt Soft Touch Varnish ?
8" wooden embroidery hoop
Muslin square
Prima Flowers
Sizzix 658232 Originals Medium Die - Leaves & Vine
Pearl bead strand
Assorted brushes

Thanks for stopping by, and have a wonderful, creative weekend!  Don't forget to PLAY!



  1. Hmmm - couldn't get the tutorial link to work and can't see the picture Barbara - BUT... I know it's wonderful because everything you do is wonderful!!! j.

    1. Thanks so much, Joi! You are a sweetie! It should work now. The video probably had not gone live when my blog post did, but it is fixed now. Enjoy!