Image Transfers & Resists

Gelli Arts® – Printing with Leaves – 3 Ways

Hello and welcome to the Gelli Arts® blog! It’s Birgit here and today I’m going to show you 3 ways of printing with leaves. Because it’s fall and there is plenty of printing material available! I love printing with leaves! It is very simple but also very satisfying as it is almost impossible to go …

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Beautiful Image Transfers on Gelli® Printed Backgrounds!

Hello everyone! My name isBirgit Koopsenand I feel honored to be guest blogging here on the Gelli Arts blog! Today I will show you how to use your Gelli® printed backgrounds for beautiful, colorful image transfers.  Watch my video to get started — written instructions are below! We start by printing a bunch of backgrounds using …

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Unboxing the NEW Gelli® Student Printing Kit!

We’re so excited about the newGelli Arts® Student Printing Plate Kit!! Watch this video to see the ‘unboxing’ — and a few fun printing ideas! We know that many of you love Gelli® printing as a family activity — making art together. It’s always exciting to hear about the special FUN time you share, printing …

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Gelli Arts® Printing on Textured Paper

Smooth surfaces are wonderful for making highly detailed monoprints. But what if… you print on a textured substrate? Take a look at this video and see how fabulous the results can be! This isn’t about printing on commercial textured paper, like a cold-press or rough watercolor surface. What we’re doing here is preparing an intentionally textured substrate …

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Printing WORDS With Gelli Arts®!

Maybe you’d like to include words in a Gelli® print? Watch this video and see how to do it! Words can add meaningful visual interest to your prints. Especially on art journal pages! But here’s the tricky part… words and letters written or stamped in paint on a Gelli® plate will print in reverse!  So, …

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Gelli® Transfer Prints!

Gelli® plates have a unique surface that allows you to pull monotypes on clear adhesive film! Watch this video and see how easy it is to do! For this fun and easy technique you’ll need: Gelli Arts® Gel Printing Plate Acrylic paint (fast drying paint is best for this technique) Brayer Texture tools Clear packing …

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