catching up

I managed to get in another gelli printing session last week – some leaf prints & purchased stencils.  Photo 2 is done with kale seed pods. I made a thermofax screen from a photocopy of them too (below) Haven’t had a chance to print it yet. a new fabric collage which will be mounted onto a canvas […]

Gelli Print Blog Hop & giveaways

I’m a member of the Gelatin Printing Enthusiasts Facebook Group which was started by Michele Reynolds, another WA hills artist. It now has over 1,500 members all over the world and I’m really enjoying being a member because it’s a very active group with people prepared to share their work and techniques – lots of […]

More Gelli Prints

Above: multi layered prints using stencils & stamps. The circle print is an exercise from the online course I was doing – playing with transparency and printing shapes – not quite sure where to go with it next. Below using the leftover same translucent paints to print in my visual diary. I made some glue […]

Gelli printing

I   Yesterday I started a short online course: Gelli Printing Plus with Carla Sonheim. These are a few of my early results. I’m enjoying painting on the Gelli plate. The last pic was just using up some left over paint but it will make a nice background or collage paper.

Gelli prints & a new stencil

A couple of new Gelli prints in my sketchbook. The 1st has some collage added. The 2nd is overlapped prints using stencils. Then I decided to cut a new stencil from drafting film. I’ll be using it with my Gelli plate, so I cut away 1 side – it can be used as a stencil […]

Gelli printed postcards

I’m involved in a postcard swap with the Aust/NZ art quilt Yahoo group – the topic is gelatine printing. Here are a few of mine.

A little gelli plate printing

I had a quick printing session in the studio this morning before it got too hot. I also bought a Getting Started with the Gelli Plate mini workshop from Julie Fei Fan Balzer which I thought was worthwhile and good value. I watched most of it last night but will need to watch it again […]

Gelli Printing

I bought my Gelli plates quite a while ago, last year and hadn’t done much with them but today I decided to get them out and spend some time experimenting. I used the smaller 6″ plate with Liquitex acrylic paints and mediums and had some fun. One thing I discovered is smooth paper works best. […]