Powertex pastel bottle vases by Kore Sage

Highlight your Powertex project in easy steps

A simple way to use Powertex Universal Medium is to use fabric or mixed media to create a project such as a figure, sculpture or canvas. Then highlight the textures to make them visible, which is very effective and feels like magic! This highlighting is often referred to as “dry brushing”. The steps are simple and I’m throwing in some hot tips to make the most of them. (more…)

Powertex Art Doll by Kore Sage

Powertex Art Doll

The Powertex Art Doll kit was a dream for this Design Team member! These kits are a wonderful project to do if you’re looking to spread your creative wings. The Powertex mdf kit gives you a starting point with lots of room to express yourself. (more…)

Tiny Sketchbook page by Kore Sage

Sketchbook Project inspiration

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. 

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Begin Mixed media canvas by Kore Sage

Creative Secrets with Kore Sage

Creative Secrets with Kore Sage Creative secrets usually runs at the end of the month but there are some changes coming!  One of the first things I wanted to do this year was share a little more of what makes me tick, what makes me make art and something of Read more…

Journal page Kore Sage

Art journaling FAQ

Art Journaling FAQ

This art journaling FAQ is for beginners getting stuck. The following questions have come up in my journaling class so I’m sharing them here in the hope that they help someone else. If you have another question about journaling, leave me a comment or get in touch. (more…)

Powertex Canvas by Fiona Potter

Creative Secrets with Fiona Potter

Creative Secrets with Fiona Potter Fiona Potter is a Powertex artist, design team member and tutor but you may know her from her time working as a jewellery designer and demonstrator on Jewellery Maker television. You can find some examples of her work on Facebook, and at her blog as well Read more…

Rusty Fabric with Rusty Powder

Mixed media rust with Powertex

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…