Spellbound Workshop with Lisa Taggart


Are you prepared to be spellbound? Are you ready to make some magic? Join Lisa in this workshop and conjure up this book box masterpiece using a whole host of incredible mixed media techniques. Lisa shows you how to build show-stopping texture and detail on your box cover and then creates a magical apothecary’s cupboard inside. This workshop project is a sure-fire way to wow your guests this Halloween!

This workshop includes 80 minutes of detailed video tuition with Lisa, lifetime access, and downloadable video and PDF content.

Difficulty Level: Intermediate-advanced

Tutor: Lisa Taggart

This course has a long supplies list, but Lisa very much encourages you to use what you have to make your own, unique version of her project.
  • Wooden book box with drawer
  • Black Gesso
  • Structure or modelling paste
  • Extra Heavy Gel Medium
  • Gold gilding wax
  • Crafter’s Companion: Spray and Shine, Tacky Glue
  • White air-dry clay
  • Glycerin B.P. 100ml
  • Alcohol inks: red, purple, and yellow
  • Acrylic paints: Transparent Yellow Iron Oxide, Quinacridone Gold, Raw Umber, Green Gold
  • Daler Rowney Acrylic Ink: Purple Lake, Sepia
  • Amsterdam Acrylic Ink: Primary Magenta
  • Posca Paint Pens: yellow, red, orange, black, purple, gold
  • Zig Pens: black and brown
  • Ranger Distress Ink: Wild Honey, Vintage Photo, Walnut Stain, Seedless Preserves, Blueprint Sketch
  • Ranger Distress Oxide Ink: Old Paper
  • Disposable piping bag
  • Script or similar embossing folder
  • Kraft card
  • White card
  • Scrapbook paper (vintage floral pattern)
  • Old book paper
  • Parchment paper
  • Mixed Up Printables; Poison
  • Black mount board
  • Fairy door & toadstool moulds
  • Various embellishments