Powertex art with acrylic paint by Kore Sage

Powertex and Acrylic

Can I use acrylic paint with Powertex? Acrylic paint is plastic based so I was cautious to add it to my Powertex artwork. Soft plastics don’t tend to play well with Powertex and they can peel away from Powertex surfaces. Have you ever peeled dry Powertex from your plate or Read more…

Powertex art and craft supplies

Powertex links and resources

Powertex universal medium is a mixed media art and craft supply that is a fabric hardener, paint and adhesive. Its unusual properties are unfamiliar to some beginners so here’s some links to help you create your own art and crafts with Powertex. Here’s my list of useful online places and Read more…

Powertex Ivory and Green Bister mini art in a frame

Mini art with Powertex Bister crackle

Create mini art with the Powertex Bister crackle technique Creating mini art has been a great way for me to keep creating but in a manageable way and practice techniques. Bister crackle is a favourite and the organic patterns looked so good grouped together when they were done. I’m using Read more…

Applying Powertex Stone Art

Powertex Stone Art

Have you used Powertex Stone Art? Stone Art is a paper based, dry product that can be used in two main ways. Either add texture with it or mix it into an air dry clay and use with all colours of Powertex Universal Medium and other products. Create texture with Read more…

Mixed media Powertex art with Rust by Kore Sage

Mixed media rust art with Powertex

Mixed media rust art with Powertex and Rusty Powder Mixed media artists love rust effects for their organic textures and colours that look great whether applied to details or whole projects. It’s the perfect effect for steampunk, grunge and industrial themed art, crafts, sculpture and even costume or cosplay design. Read more…

Black and Gold Powertex Tumblers

Handmade gifts with Powertex and glass

Handmade gifts with Powertex and glass When you’re hand-making gifts with Powertex there’s lots of inspiration. Altered bottles, decorated wine glasses and fairy houses are high up on the list of gift ideas. All these use a glass base to create something unique. If you’d like to try using Powertex Read more…

Mixed media Powertex Star Canvas by Kore Sage

5 Powertex projects for beginners

Powertex craft projects for beginners Have you got a bottle of Powertex Universal Medium in your craft supplies? Are you overwhelmed by the possibilities or can’t remember how to use it? You’re not alone but there are ┬ásome ideas here for beginners and some simple tips to get you started Read more…

Three's a crowd, Powertex painting by Kore Sage

Create texture with Powertex Stone Art

Stone Art is a paper based texture product with multiple uses and is designed to work with Powertex Universal Medium. As an artist, I’ve used a range of texture mediums to add dimension and structure from modelling pastes to beaded gels. Use Stone Art to create soft organic textures, pastes Read more…