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Star Tempera


Star Tempera washable Poster Paint is water-based and non-toxic,

making it ideal for younger children to use safely.

Girl Painting

  • Bright, Exciting Colours.

  • Environmentally friendly.

  • Ideal for both School and professional illustration or craft projects.

  • Vibrant, non-toxic, smooth and dries to a beautiful matte finish.

  • Non-separating and freeze-thaw stable.

Star Tempera Poster Paint is non-toxic, water-soluble and easy to use. 


Create your own colours. These quality 5 Star Tempera Poster Paints can be mixed to create even more bright colours. 


Environmentally friendly paint, approved by Toitu Enviromark Gold-certified organisation.


This tempera paint produces bright, bold, smooth colour that dries with an even opaque matt finish. It can be mixed with various painting mediums such as impasto gel, texture paste, gel extender, moulding paste and more, making it an easy-to-use and very versatile paint. Star Tempera cleans up easily with soap and water.  Suitable for use on lightweight card, cartridge paper and newsprint. 

Star Tempera

Vibrant & Bold Colours

Vibrant & Bold Colours

Premium Paint for Any Project

Huge Colour Range

Huge Colour Range

Any Colour You Like

Easy to Apply Layers

Easy to Apply Layers

Dries quickly and retains bright fresh colours

Safe For All Ages

Safe For All Ages

Non-Toxic and Multi-purpose

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Star Tempera Pouch 

  • Allows for ALL the paint to be squeezed out.

  • 1.5 Litres with easy pour spout

Star Tempera Pouch
Star Tempera bottle sizes

All bottles  can be recycled within New Zealand.

Star Tempera Colour Chart
Star Tempera Colour Chart
Star Tempera Fluorescent Colours
Star Tempera Fl Colours
Star Tempera Metallic Colours
Star Tempera Metallic Colour Chart
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Star Tempera

Tempera Washing Instructions:

Wash up with soap and water.


Star Tempera will wash out of up to 98% of fabrics.

Some fabrics may retain light stains, so we recommend wearing appropriate protective or old clothing.


Soak garment, wash in warm water with a little washing detergent. Stain removers may be required to assist with removal or soaking overnight.

Get creative with some Bright Ideas with Star Tempera
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