Paints from Australia
Purchase six paints or more from this section, and receive a
soft sponge roller set.
60ml Jar: $12.50 ($11.36)
Gems Fabric Paint
Shimmery lustrous opaque metallic fabric paints made in Australia. These water based paints are perfect for any of your creative work.
They have good colour fastness and are suitable for hand painting onto cotton and poly/cotton fabric (and of course Tissutex). They have the consistency of thickened cream but can also be diluted (and sprayed) or thickened.
Heat fix to set. Machine washable. The paints leaves a soft hand on the fabric. Suitable for all types of application – brushwork, stencilling, screen printing spraying etc. Comes in 100ml plastic bottles with useful flip top lids. Sixteen colours to choose from.
100ml Jar: $8.00 ($7.27)
Full set of sixteen colours: $115.00 ($104.55)
Sun Dye Fabric Paint
A wonderful range of sun sensitive paints made in Australia by KraftKolour. These paints are for fabric painting on cotton and silk, and being heliographic, means they are excellent for sun printing.
Use to decorate your fabric using any found flattish object such as leaves, twigs, feathers sea shells etc. Easy to use, soft to handle and permanent. All you need is a still, sunny day or an infra red lamp. Paint your fabric with Sun Dye, put your objects on top and the sun will do the rest! Add a little Sun Pearl or Sun Gold to your paint to create a pearlescent finish.
PS a note from the manufacturer;
Sun Dyes will work on wood, paper, cotton, silk, polyester, nylon, fur, skin, leather, wool, carpet, canvas, annexs, sinnamay, raffia, cane, feathers, carpet, upholstery … ask the production company who did the Lord Of the Rings.
colours in bottles
130ml jar plain colour: $7.00 ($6.36)
Sun Gold or Sun Pearl: $8.00 ($7.27)
Texcraft Dual Purpose Fabric Paint
Texcraft Dual Purpose Fabric Paint is a high quality paint for handpainting or pigment dyeing fabric. They may also be thickened for printing. Texcraft fabric inks are water based and contain softeners that improve the handling softness of the fabric and assist in fabric penetration when applied.
Suitable for cotton and polycotton. Heat to fix.
130ml jar plain colour: $6.50 ($5.91)
130ml jar metallic colour: $8.80 ($8.00)
130ml jar thickener: $5.30 ($4.82)