Mediums – Alcohol Inks, Pastels, Watercolors

Gel Printing with Water Soluble Crayons and Watercolor Pencils by Birgit Koopsen

Hi there and welcome to the Gelli Arts® blog! It’s Birgit here and today I am sharing two ways of using water-soluble projects on the gel plate. The products I used solve very easily and that is why I prefer them, but other water-soluble products work too, you just have to be a bit more patient for …

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Gelli Arts® Gel Printing with Metallic and Glitter Acrylics by Marsha Valk

Hi there! It’s Marsha here today!   Ever wondered if you can use glitter acrylics on your Gelli Arts® gel printing plate?   Are you looking for tips and ideas on how to gel print successfully with metallic or pearlescent paints?   This video is for you!     There are many different types of …

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Layered Botanical Prints with GelliArts® Artist Mansi Bhatia

Hello everyone! It’s Mansi again on the blog today and I’m excited to share with you techniques of creating layered botanical prints in your journals using a variety of different inks and gesso. As you watch the detailed instructions in the video, please note that you can create different kinds of layers depending on whether …

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Basics – Media That Can Be Used On The Gel Plate, pt. 3 – Wet Products – Birgit Koopsen for Gelli Arts®

Hi there and welcome to the Gelli Arts® blog! Today I’m sharing with you another “Basics” video. This one is all about wet products that you can use on the gel plate. With wet products I mean products that don’t dry on the gel plate. Most of the time they will be water-reactive but there …

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6 Cards in 30 Minutes with Gelli Arts® by Mansi Bhatia

Hi everyone! It’s Mansi with another process video on how to use your Gelli Arts® plate to create some amazing cards. To be precise: 6 cards in under 30 minutes! I used rainbow colors, a 5×7″ gel plate, a stencil and pre-cut, pre-scored top-folding cardstock for this project. I’ll take you through the steps in …

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Basics: Media That Can Be Used On The Gelli Arts® Plate – Part 2

Hi everyone and welcome to the Gelli Arts® blog! It’s Birgit here today with another “Basics” video. Today, it’s part 2 of the variety of permanent products that you can use on the gel plate. Although most people start out with acrylic paint there are numerous media that can be used on the gel plate. …

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Gelli Arts® Gel Printing with Masking Fluid by Marsha Valk

  Hi there! It’s Marsha here today! It’s no secret that Gelli Arts® gel printing is my favourite pastime. However, another favourite thing is mixed media art journaling. For today’s post, I’ve combined the two. I’m sharing how I create two multi-layered mixed media prints, pretty much simultaneously. I jump from one to the other …

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Basics: Media That Can Be Used On The Gel Plate. Part 1: Dry / Permanent Products by Birgit Koopsen

Hi everyone and welcome to the Gelli Arts® blog! It’s Birgit here today with another “Basics” video. This time it’s all about the variety of products that you can use on the gel plate.     Although most people start out with acrylic paint, there are numerous media that can be used on the gel …

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Durable Dura-Lar Bookmarks with Gelli Arts® and Grafix® by Helen O’Hara

Hello! It’s Helen here with a tutorial for really durable bookmarks with Gelli Arts® and Grafix®. You may recall that I showed how to make bookmarks a while back using thin card and freezer paper masks. You can see that post here. Today, I have a new and improved technique for you using Dura-lar by Grafix. …

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