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Powertex Owl Project Pack

The Powertex UK Design Team 2018 have been busy blogging over at Powertex UK. There’s some brilliant projects over there including using the wonderful Owl Project Pack. This was my first blog for the design team too. I was given the very generous project pack with the brief to use Bronze Powertex and Stone Art […]

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Powertex bottle and canvas

10 things you should know about Powertex

What is Powertex? It’s used in mixed media projects of all kinds from garden fairy houses and figure sculptures to paintings and jewellery. But what exactly is it? Here’s some things you should know about Powertex: It’s Water-based It’s Non-toxic It’s Environmentally friendly A Universal Medium that can be used to sculpt fabric A liquid […]

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Liquitex Muted Colours canvas

Painting with Liquitex Muted Colours

Liquitex Muted Collection were perfect for layering in this dark and moody abstract landscape. A village full of secrets.  

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Bister and crackle

Starting out with Powertex

  It’s fun, gorgeous, sticky messy fun. It was fun to wrap bottles and bowls and make little figures. I learned early that while Powertex can be painted with my acrylics, that doesn’t mean it should. I learned that not all fabrics are created equal and headed for the remnant bin and some old t-shirt […]

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mixed media abstract by Kore Sage

Safety in Numbers – the final touches

I made a few last minute changes to some of the canvases, Adjusting levels of contrast, balance and in some cases just adding more “personal” marks.  

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Safety in Numbers series

The safety in numbers series is ongoing. Seven paintings are complete, while one is still in progress. Series principles: 10″ x 10″ square gallery canvases (Winsor and Newton) Theme – Safety in Numbers, limited palette and supplies, to include signature elements of numbers and/or text, handwritten elements, stamping, collage and texture. Supplies – Daler Rowney Acrylic […]

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mixed media abstract by Kore Sage

Working in a series

Working in a series, mixed media on canvas 10″ x 10″. Theme: Safety in Numbers    

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Painted face

Dylusions paint

  Dylusions paint on watercolour paper

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