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…

Autumn wreath with Powertex

Autumn Wreath

Creating seasonal decorations like this Autumn wreath is easy with Powertex. The fabric hardener is also weatherproof after three weeks so it’s the perfect product if you want to decorate your front door or garden. Use any Autumnal embellishments and shapes to customise your piece or create for any season.

10 things about Powertex questions

10 things about Powertex

Powertex products include a range of art and craft supplies but when people say “Powertex” they usually mean the liquid medium. Powertex Universal Medium is used in mixed media art and crafts of all kinds from art, paintings and sculpture to garden decor and jewellery. But what exactly is it? Read more…