Powertex halloween project metallic goblets

Halloween Powertex projects

Halloween decorations with Powertex It’s time to get your Powertex out and make your Halloween decorations. That means creepy DIY decor and spooky table decorations and some gothic garden art and sculptures to share with the neighbours! What do I need to know about Powertex? Powertex Universal Medium (sometimes called Read more…

Mixing Powertex colours

Powertex colour mixing

Mixing pastel colours was my challenge for the Powertex UK Design Team this month. I mixed pastel colours with Powertex Universal Medium for some simple Spring bottle vases. I like to mix my Powertex colours but it’s not familiar to everyone so here’s a short guide to Powertex colour mixing! (more…)

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…