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Gel Printing with Silhouettes with Gelli Arts® by Birgit Koopsen

Hello and welcome to the Gelli Arts® blog! In my last post of the year I’m sharing how I create silhouettes and print with them. Silhouettes are easy to create with magazine images and acetate sheets. Simply trace figures using a permanent marker and cut them out. And of course you don’t have to stick …

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Make Your Own Christmas Cards with Sara Ferrett

Hi everyone! Sara here, today I will being showing you how to make your own Christmas cards, using blank papers.  To make your Christmas cards you’ll need watercolor paper or white card stock, your GelliArts® gel printing plate, some red and green acrylic paints or pigments, and some stencils or art printing plates. In this …

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GelliArts® and Hahnemühle Week featuring Mansi Bhatia

Hello everyone, First off, let me thank you for the love you showered on my previous blog post detailing a complex botanical print technique inside your journals. Since you loved it so much, I thought I’d share another journal-print technique I use often to get more detailed, albeit single-layer, prints. Gelli Arts® has partnered with Hahnemühle and …

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Gelli Arts® and Hahnemühle Week featuring Birgit Koopsen

Hi Everyone and welcome to the Gelli Arts® blog! It’s Birgit here today showing you how to create a fun and easy background in your art journal using smaller Gelli Arts® gel printing plates. The benefit of the smaller plates is that you can place them on an acrylic block and then use them as a stamp so you …

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GelliArts® and Hahnemühle Week featuring Giovanna

Hello Giovanna here! For this week’s collaboration with Hahnemühle Fine Art I had some fun with gel printing madness, straight on a small zig zag journal. As soon as I opened the parcel I loved this concertina album. It was the first time for me to gel print on watercolour texturized paper and I really …

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Gelli Arts® and Hahnemühle Week featuring Alexa Doebler

Hey artsy friends! Alexa of Blue Woods Design here and today I’m sharing my collaboration project with GelliArts® and Hahnemuehle. I used Hahnemuehle’s amazing Zig Zag Journal and my 8×10 GelliArts® Printing Plate to create this fun Rainbow Journal filled with borders & backgrounds all ready to create on! To create these, I cut some card stock …

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Gelli Arts® and Hahnemühle Week featuring Kirsten Varga

Welcome to Hahnemühle and Gelli Arts Week! A blank page can be intimidating…especially when you have a new sketchbook and the possibilities are endless! When I was brainstorming how to approach the beautiful Hahnemühle Sketchbook I was given I decided I would take it apart to monoprint the pages because it was bound with a …

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Alice in Wonderland Mini Album in Embroidery Hoop with GelliArts® by Giovanna

Hello everyone, Giovanna here! Today I’ll be showing you how to build a cute mini album inside an embroidery hoop from scratch, Alice in Wonderland theme.  I love that you can get a one of kind gel print in no time; rolling some paint and pulling a print, but lately I discovered the joy to let paint …

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Spooky Books with GelliArts® Artist Kirsten Varga

Welcome to The Gelli Arts® blog! The spooky season is here and I wanted to make a little something to celebrate that spooky vibe. You know I love making books (and if you’re new here, well, I love making books!) and this was a perfect time to make some mini books that could be both decorative and useful.  …

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