Gelli Arts® + Paint Pens with New Gelli Arts® Artist Sarah Matthews

Hi Art Friends! I am so pleased to be a part of the Gelli Arts® Design Team. Do you have supplies in your stash that you haven’t used in a while? Well, I do and I have been trying to some use out of them since they have been collecting dust. I have had a bunch of Posca Pens from a previous project that I haven’t used in almost a year. After using my Gelli Printing Plate with some acrylic paint, I wondered if paint pens would work too. And yes they do! 

In this tutorial, I am using the 8” Round Gelli Printing Plate with Posca Paint Markers. 

I love the effects you can get by overlaying patterns in different colors.

And when you introduce stamping ink, you can pull up more layers.

I hope you will give this a try.


8” Round Gelli Printing Plate

Uni-Posca Paint Markers

Astrobrights Paper

Introducing new Member Sarah Matthews to our team!

Sarah Matthews is a MA Art & the Book graduate from the Corcoran College of Arts and Design at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.  Mrs. Matthews also received an MBA with a Marketing Concentration in 2005 and a BS in Sociology in 2000 from Bowie State University in Bowie, MD. Mrs. Matthews’ work has been exhibited in the US and is a part of the permanent collections of Yale’s Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, George Washington University’s Gelman Library, University of Puget Sound, and Samford University. Mrs. Matthews is currently the Alma Thomas Fellow at the Studio Gallery in Washington, DC. She also teaches bookbinding and printmaking.


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