Botanical Christmas Cards

Welcome! https://vimeo.com/766813565 Let me help you create beautiful unique Christmas cards this year I’m Ellie Hipkin, a professional mixed media textile artist, and founder of Flourish Textile Art Hub. In this workshop, I share with you the variety of techniques I use to create my nature-inspired Christmas cards. Download the image as a PDF Get […]

Project for November 2022 – Wild Landscape

Welcome to November’s task! This month we will be exploring wild landscape and will be working towards creating a piece of art inspired by my piece below. Download this image

Project for October 2022 – Layered Collage

Welcome to October’s task! This month we will be exploring layered collage and will be working towards creating a piece of art inspired by my piece below. Download this image

Mini Abstract Collage Workshop

Welcome! https://vimeo.com/733147356 Let me guide you into the wonderful world of textile art I’m Ellie Hipkin, a professional mixed media textile artist, and founder of Flourish Textile Art Hub. In this workshop, I share with you many of the techniques I use to create my nature-inspired artworks to create mini abstract collages like the ones […]

Project for September 2022 – Mini Studies

Welcome to September’s task! This month we will be exploring mini studies with the help of composition drawing boxes and will be working towards creating a piece of art inspired by my piece below. Download this image

Project for August 2022

Welcome to your summer task! Over the summer, I encourage you to take inspiration when you’re out and about at home or on holiday. We will look at capturing inspiration and how to develop into beautiful artwork.

Project for July 2022 – Summer Bloom

Welcome to our project for the summer! This month we will be looking at ‘Summer bloom‘ and will be working towards creating a piece of art inspired by my piece below. Download this image

Layered seascape collage

Welcome to my new tutorial! We will be exploring a range of techniques to create a piece of textile art inspired by the coast. Through video demonstrations, I will show you step-by-step how I have created the artwork below. You can follow along with my steps or use them as inspiration for your own interpretation […]

Project for June 2022 – Summer Meadows

Welcome to our project for June! This month we will be looking at ‘Summer meadows‘ and will be working towards creating a piece of art inspired by my piece below. Download this image

Project for May 2022 – Seascapes

Welcome to our project for May! This month we will be looking at ‘Seascapes‘ and will be working towards creating a piece of art inspired by my piece below. Download this image

Artist interviews

In an occasional series, Ellie talks to artists about their style, inspiration and techniques. Interview with textile artist Vicky O’leary Interview with textile artist Linda Jenkins Interview with textile artist Linda Harvey Interview with textile artist Alison Whateley

Introduction to Mixed Media Textile Art

Welcome! https://vimeo.com/691766491 Let me guide you into the wonderful world of textile art I’m Ellie Hipkin, a professional mixed media textile artist, and founder of Flourish Textile Art Hub. In this workshop, I share with you the techniques I use to create my nature-inspired artworks. The workshop is split into three parts, launched over three days: Part […]

Project for April 2022 – Spring Flowers

Welcome to our project for April! This month we will be looking at ‘Spring Flowers‘ and will be working towards creating a piece of art inspired by my piece below. Download this image

Project for March 2022 – Abstract Collage

Welcome to our project for March! This month we will be looking at ‘Abstract Collage‘ and will be working towards creating a piece of art inspired by my piece below. Download this image

Project for February 2022 – Winter Bloom

Welcome to our project for February! This month we will be looking at ‘Winter Bloom‘ and will be working towards creating a piece of art inspired by my piece below. Download this image

Winter Magic Greetings Cards

Welcome! Through a series of step-by-step tutorials I will show you how to create beautiful greetings cards inspired by the wintery hues and imagery. The tutorials will cover a wide range of techniques and skills to build your confidence in creating your own textile art. You are welcome to create your own version of the […]

Brave with Colour project

Welcome! Through a series of step-by-step tutorials I will show you how to create an artwork inspired by the rich colours of autumn. The tutorials will cover a wide range of techniques and skills to build your confidence in creating your own textile art. You are welcome to create your own version of the piece […]

Brave with Colour project (with Zoom sessions)

Welcome! Through a series of step-by-step tutorials I will show you how to create an artwork inspired by the rich colours of autumn. The tutorials will cover a wide range of techniques and skills to build your confidence in creating your own textile art. You are welcome to create your own version of the piece […]