I love to create mixed art on canvas and it’s no secret that Powertex products are my favourites. As a Powertex tutor I’ve tried lots of different types of projects. These are my Three Top Tips for using Powertex to create great mixed media art. If mixed media art is Read more…
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 mixing up your own Powertex colours!
The Tiny Sketchbook Project is completed! This project is just one of many sketchbook projects, seeded in Brooklyn Art Library and becoming significant, global, creative events. They really are for everyone and have sparked my creativity as a beginner and as more experienced artist and journaler.
Mixed media rust and Powertex Mixed media artists love rust effects for their organic textures and colours that look great whether applied to details or whole projects. There are lots of products available for creating rust effects, applying actual rust or even for using rusted objects to dye papers and Read more…
Five minute art journaling
I love to have a regular journaling practice. It’s time to myself, dedicated time for art and a place to express myself freely. I can choose my materials, style, colour palette and words to suit my mood or situation. I wrote this blog about starting an art journal but five minute journaling is part of how I make this happen for me! (more…)
Painting with Powertex
It’s no secret I’m a fan but I love painting with Powertex and I previously posted this blog about using Powertex in mixed media art. I’m going to expand on those getting started tips, to some of the techniques I use to create my artworks on canvas with Powertex products. (more…)