Powertex fairy houses Kore Sage

Powertex Fairy Houses

Powertex fairy houses Powertex fairy houses are a fun way to get started with this versatile product. A jam jar (or similar) and some old cotton and natural fabric scraps can be turned into a fantastic little fairy house. The screw lid means the “roof” can be removed for adding Read more…

Art Journaling

How to start art journaling

Art journaling my way My art journal is where I leave my thoughts, my worries and fears. It’s also somewhere I can test new ideas and experiment with colour and drawing. I work through tough days and celebrate my achievements. The act of sitting down to journal creates a safe Read more…

Beginners Projects by Kore Sage

5 Powertex projects for beginners

Have you got a bottle of Powertex in your art supplies? Did you open it yet? Are you overwhelmed by the possibilities? Yes I understand. You buy that shiny new product at a craft fair or on a shopping channel. By the time it reaches your craft table you’ve forgotten Read more…

Triptych Kore Sage

Using colour with Ivory Powertex

I was asked for some tips on adding colour to projects made with Ivory. A customer had made a sculpture project but was unhappy with how the colours looked. When she explained, I knew exactly what she meant because I’d had the same problem!
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Seahorse Powertex Kore Sage

Powertex Seahorse project for beginners

This lovely Powertex seahorse project for the Powertex UK Design Team uses two simple techniques to make amazing textures and stunning colour effects. Take your Seahorse Project pack or other MDF template and just add some Bronze Powertex Medium and the Powercolor pigment tray and away you go. Ingredients Bronze Powertex Read more…

Creative Secrets with Donna McGhie

Donna McGhie from Art and Murals I met Donna McGhie as a Powertex tutor but she has many strings to her creative bow and runs a wonderful social enterprise in Hampshire, UK. Donna is the heart, mind and soul of Art and Murals and Art 4 A Heart and I want Read more…

Powertex landscape

Building texture for a Powertex landscape

Creating a textured Powertex landscape Did you see my Powertex landscape blog in June for the design team? The theme was Italy so I created a textured landscape on canvas, inspired by those beautiful Venetian rivers. This project was originally featured on the Powertex UK blog. My project is a dimensional Read more…