Gift Idea for Fathers’ Day – a Lutradur Kite!

Let's Go Fly a Kite! As Fathers' Day is just around the corner, this is one project for all the family, no matter what their age or ability. With elements of measuring, design and painting, everyone can contribute to the construction, not to mention mastering the best...

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Lutradur Landscapes by Sian Kibblewhite

We have previously showcased textile art by Sian Kibblewhite and are now delighted to bring you two more examples of her work. Sian has created these images with layers of Lutradur and machine embroidery to create beautiful atmospheric scenes. In her own words Sian...

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Cow Parsley by Sian Kibblewhite (using Lutradur)

Sian is an accomplished textile artist, who specialises in fabric landscapes and takes her inspiration from natural colours and textures. Last summer we featured two pieces of her work on our website, namely 'Misty Morning' and 'Hedgerow'. Here we showcase examples of...

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Mothers’ Day Cards using Lutradur

There's still time to make a lovely personalised card for your Mum . . . Lutradur is ideal for card making as it can be painted, stitched, dyed and also printed. Our cards have been decorated with heart shapes cut out of Lutradur 70 and Lutradur 100. Pink acrylic...

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Beach Bag stiffened with Lutradur XL

This gorgeous bag holds its shape beautifully because a layer of Lutradur XL has been sandwiched between the lining and outer fabric. Lutradur XL is the thickest and heaviest weight of Lutradur and is ideal for projects that require some extra support, such as curtain...

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‘Chapel’ by Shelia Dalgleish using Lutradur

  Several months ago (January 2016) we featured three landscape pictures by Sheila, which she had created using Lutradur. Sheila has a passion for all forms of textile work and is currently busy planning another exhibition for February next year. However, we are...

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A bit of fun for Halloween . . .

Myrtle is a friendly witch Who lives amongst the trees She likes to ride her broomstick But it plays havoc with her knees Sometimes she likes to stay at home (When her knees are very sore) By making, not spells and potions, But things from Lutradur! Lutradur is a...

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Lutradur Pumpkins with Evolon Stalks

  Why not add a touch of atmosphere to your Halloween celebrations this year with these pumpkins made out of Lutradur and Evolon? We used a set of battery operated fairy lights to illuminate our display (£2.50 from Wilkinsons including batteries) and we hope you like...

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Pen Pot or Paintbrush holder – using Lutradur

Now that the children are back at school, why not try decorating a useful pen pot for them? First find a box of crisps (we didn't have any trouble emptying ours!) and cut a piece of Lutradur 70gsm the same height as the box and long enough to fit all the way round....

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‘Autumn’ by Sylvia Stead using Lutradur

This unusual piece was created by Silver Stead and depicts the essence and colours of autumn. The leaves were made from Lutradur 100,  which she hand cut and coloured using acrylic paint in various subtle shades of orange, yellow and brown. When dry, the leaves...

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