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…

Art Journaling Kore Sage

Five minute journaling

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…)

Art Journaling

How to start art journaling

Art journaling my way My art journal is where I leave my thoughts, my worries and fears. It’s also somewhere I can test new ideas and experiment with colour and drawing. I work through tough days and celebrate my achievements. The act of sitting down to journal creates a safe Read more…

Seahorse Powertex Kore Sage

Powertex Seahorse project for beginners

This lovely Powertex seahorse project for the Powertex UK Design Team uses two simple techniques to make amazing textures and stunning colour effects. Take your Seahorse Project pack¬†or other MDF template and just add some Bronze Powertex Medium and the Powercolor pigment tray and away you go. Ingredients Bronze Powertex Read more…

What is Powertex?

What is Powertex?

What is Powertex? The short answer Powertex Universal Medium is a liquid fabric hardener. It’s water based and non toxic and carries the sought after AP seal. A range of complementary products is also available. The details Powertex Universal Medium was developed as a fabric hardener. It’s water based, non Read more…

Powertex on glass

Using Powertex on glass

Powertex and glass A quick image search on the internet for Powertex and glass will show you pages of beautifully decorated bottles and glasses. Anyone that has tried to wrap a bottle or glass with Powertex will know that it can be a slippery business! Some people find that on Read more…