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Mixed Media- DIY Smooth Texture Paste

DIY Texture Paste Recipe

After posting this Mixed Media project made for my son-in-law, several of you requested the "recipe" for DIY Texture Paste. 

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DIY Texture Paste for Mixed Media

I found this recipe after searching Pinterest and have found it to work very well AND economical!

Here it is:

Homemade Smooth Texture Paste

1/4 cup Talcum Powder (I used Johnson's Baby Powder, Make it smell good too!!)

1 tablespoon White All purpose School Glue

1 tablespoon White Craft Paint

Some Water ...Add water to get consistency of toothpaste. 

*Add water in small amounts, not more than a tablespoon or so at a time, until you get the consistency that you want.

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DIY Texture Paste for Mixed Media

Add fun texture to your paper crafting and mixed media projects with this DIY Smooth Texture Paste recipe!


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Louise Dahlgren

Finally, a great tutorial. I am so excited to use these ideas. I think I will try using Stickles, too.

Lisa Brown

Hi Trena... yes, you can use different colors. I used ink refills and alcohol mixture.

Trena Willoughby

Can you use differant colors of paint

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