Acrylic inks

Secret Art Loft acrylic ink sprays at Powertex UK The spray acrylic inks add vibrant colour to your Powertex mixed media art and crafts. The inks are transparent so they can be layered and blended into each other for juicy colour. This month there is 10% off Tracey Evans' range of Secret Art Loft acrylic … Continue reading Acrylic inks

Powertex family project

A Tryptich with a Twist - by Annette Smyth Hello, This month I thought I would show you a Powertex family project. This is one that you could share with the children during the Easter holidays. So this article shows you how to make a piece of family art suitable for indoor use. It breaks … Continue reading Powertex family project

Dream, Wish, Create a Beautiful World (by Anne)

This lovely image of a young girl (Victorian Photographs Rice Paper) really called to me and inspired me to make this piece. To me she portrayed a young girl that had experienced in her life far more than any child should.  Alone she would dream and wish for a better world. Her creativity would enable … Continue reading Dream, Wish, Create a Beautiful World (by Anne)

Steampunk Jewellery Plier Stands (by Anne)

I have been meaning to decorate my jewellery plier stands for ages and finally got them finished. I had a bit of a problem with these in that they started off as a plain varnished wood surface. I initially coated them with white Gesso with a view to painting them with acrylics. However, the Gesso … Continue reading Steampunk Jewellery Plier Stands (by Anne)

Bister Mister Spray Tray

A crafter can never have too much storage and what is nicer than decorating your own?  I'm making quite a few bits at the moment in an effort to make my tiny weeny art space more colourful and more organised.  My latest piece is done with Powertex. I made the kit up and then coated … Continue reading Bister Mister Spray Tray

A Powertex Masquerade Ball by Abigail Lagden

A Powertex Masquerade Ball by Abigail Lagden Well, as someone who loves an mdf embellishment or two, thismonth's project pack had me drooling over the number of lovely pieces included. Just look at all these flourishes, florals, feathers and fans: Add in Easy 3D Flex and this is almost my ideal kit! As this kit … Continue reading A Powertex Masquerade Ball by Abigail Lagden

Powertex meets the Raven and the Rusty Pocket Watch

Hi it's Kore here with my March blog. I'm so excited about the fantastic Alice in Wonderland theme this month! They are brilliant stories with extraordinary characters and everybody has a favourite quote. "Tea-time?" or "I'm late" or "Why is a raven like a writing desk?" which is my favourite! The white rabbit is pretty … Continue reading Powertex meets the Raven and the Rusty Pocket Watch

Powertex meets fairy magic by Kore

Hi it's Kore here again! I have to know, do you have fairies living in your home, sprinkling their magic on your craft projects or making mischief in your garden? Are there a few pixies perhaps sharing your biscuits? Yes me too. I like a little magic in my life but I wish they'd help … Continue reading Powertex meets fairy magic by Kore

Stolen days and Powertex acrylic inks

Hello Everyone The other day I bounced out of bed ready for a morning of clearing leaves off the deck before it got so slippy that I ended up doing my Dancing (!) on Ice impression( other shows are available)!! I came downstairs to this Mmmm well that put paid to that idea so I … Continue reading Stolen days and Powertex acrylic inks