You have probably guessed that we LOVE mixed media rusting techniques. And what better way to achieve these than with rusty powder from Powertex! You can see some great rusty images here and there have been some excellent articles from our fabulous design team recently. Here I am sharing the manufacturers instruction sheet with you, … Continue reading Mixed Media Rusting Techniques
What do you put in a Secret Art Box? When we were discussing launching our subscription boxes we loved the idea but what were we going to include? We came up with loads of different ideas - and abandoned most of them! We settled on the fact that if we were receiving the box we … Continue reading Bluebird – The Secret Art Box – Powertex UK – Tracey Evans
I spoke about these in my personal blog but realised that not all of you follow that and I wouldn't want anyone to miss out! Stock is getting low so don't think about it for too long! ********** As the name implies the contents will be a secret, who doesn't love a secret? I'm not … Continue reading The Secret Art Box
The last blog Sam shared with us was about her Garden Party experience. (We still have a few spaces left for next years Garden party, it's an event not to be missed!)Now Sam is sharing her thoughts on her tutor training at Powertex UK HQ with Creative Director Tracey Evans. Read on to find out … Continue reading Powertex Tutor Training Days
What has Powertex got to do with mental health? In light of Mental Health Awareness Day on 10thOctober this week, Artist and Creative Director at Powertex UK, Tracey Evans shares her take on crafting for mental health wellness. Traceys artwork intrinsically links nature and the environment with mental health and wellbeing. Whilst … Continue reading What Has Powertex Got To Do With Mental Health?
What's New in October 2018Lets take a look at all the new, exciting and interesting happenings at Powertex this month.What's New?What wonderful new products are available on the Powertex website this month? The clickable links will take you straight to them for a closer, more detailed look.We've introduced two new, exciting (and delicious-sounding!) colours in the Acrylic … Continue reading October News from Powertex UK Hq
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways!Last week I was re-decorating a room in my house after we’d suffered a leak and as I was painting the wall, some plaster and brick-work started to crumble. The dust dropped on to my paint brush and I blithely carried on whilst thinking “ooh, what … Continue reading How Do I Love Thee? Let Me Count the Ways
Time for Change?It’s my sons nursery graduation today, they’re holding a picnic to celebrate and I’m trying not to be too emotional or cliché about how quickly the past four years have flown by. I’ve bought a dress for the ceremony, it’s got dinosaurs on it.With the big step-up from nursery comes a rather large … Continue reading Time to Change?
Looking for our next super star in the making…Could you become a Powertex Tutor?As you are reading this, I am going to assume you already have a passing interest in Powertex but, have you ever considered taking it to the next level?We are looking for people with an interest in Powertex who would like to earn … Continue reading Calling all Powertex Addicts