Powertex is a versatile art medium that can be used in all your works of art. It is an environmentally friendly, water based, acid free, liquid, textile hardener. Powertex is suitable to use on any porous materials, it will not adhere to any plastic based materials. You can use Powertex with paper, fabrics, cardboard, air-drying clays, styrofoam, concrete, stone, ceramics, wood, dried ﬂowers or plaster. Finally a use for all those old clothes, fabrics, trims, wool, paper, beads and even mosaics that you may have at home. Combine your odds and ends to create a beautiful sculpture or ornament to decorate your home or garden. You can also make your own jewellery, create your own 3-D structure or assemble an impressionable canvas wall art. Powertex is a versatile product that even allows for the preservation of memorable treasures such as your baby’s ﬁrst shoes. Using Powertex with other Powertex product mediums can also create stunning effects in your artwork. So for unique and original home décor, inside or outside, Powertex is your product. Powertex Fabric Hardener is available in Transparent, Bronze, Ivory, Black, Terracotta, Lead, Green, Red, Yellow and Blue. Transparent Powertex can also be tinted with pigment colours for customised colours.
Stone Art is a cellulose decoration powder to be used in combination with Powertex. It a specific structure papier-mache used for making self-hardening clay and also for creating a fine texture in artworks that imitates the texture of natural bluestone. Stone Art combined with powertex in layers over a moulded base or a canvas framework can create or blend 'stone' structure. The polishing of these structure layers will reveal an identical bluestone imitation in your artwork. Stone Art can also be mixed with Powertex and kneaded to create a self hardening modeling clay. This clay can be used in your armatures and statues and it can also be added to your canvas or 3-D structure work to create coarse textured effect. The Powertex and Stone Art combinations can be incorporated into any of your works of art with remarkable results.
Powerprint is a laser print transfer medium. It is a medium that will enable you to transfer a laser printed or photocopier image on a range of surfaces creating a quality mirror image. Powerprint can be used to transfer images to canvas, paper, carboard, ceramics, fabrics, metal, wood and also Powertex painted surfaces. Transferring to canvas will create a high quality image which can be displayed on it's own or can be added to to create a unique artwork for display. Transferring to metal or wood will allow a 'bleed through' effect from the wood grain or metal colouring which will be both unique and visually pleasing. Powerprint enables you to incorporate your own photography or family pictures into your artwork creating personable art pieces.
Easy 3DFlex for Mixed Media is an incredible NEW medium that can be used to create the most AMAZING textural effects in your artwork. It is an inorganic filling compound, which comes as a powder. Mixed with Powertex, it makes a thick sculpting clay that air dries and gets rock hard. The medium will be develop cracks when applied in very thick layers and exposed to heat, such as the sun, or by adding water or Bister to the surface. The thick sculpting paste can also be stamped to achieve detailed prints, using various items such as ropes, screws, buttons & stencils... If desired, cracks can be avoided by applying the Easy 3DFlex in thin layers, with drying time in between, or by adding a small amount of white sand. It can be also be used to thicken acrylic paint to achieve superb textural effects in painting. This product is natural and non-toxic, but can dry out the skin. We recommend using gloves.