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Decorate rice paper lanterns with tissue paper, stencils and the Gelli® plate by Marsha Valk

Hi there! It’s Marsha here, and today I’ll share a couple of my favourite stencil techniques, plus I’ll also show you how I decorated a rice paper lantern with the gel printed tissue paper I created in the process! Of course, I’ll use the seven fun new Gelli Arts® stencil designs by Giovanna Zara and …

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Making Textile Collagraph Prints with a Gelli Arts® Printing Plate by Marsha Valk

Hi there! It’s Marsha here today to share how to create a textile collagraph plate that you can use to pull incredibly detailed one-of-a-kind gel prints. Collagraph prints are prints made with a textured plate. The technique usually involves a printing press; however, you can use a gel plate too! A collagraph plate can be …

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Gelli Arts® Printing on Tea Bags by Marsha Valk

Hi there! It’s Marsha here today! Please grab a cup of tea because I’m sharing how to create this spring-inspired art journal spread using gel printed tea bags! Have you ever tried gel printing on used tea bag paper? The translucent tea-stained paper is perfect for collage and decoupage projects. How to prepare your tea …

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Gelli Arts® Gel Printing Delft Blue Circle Tile Designs by Marsha Valk

Hi there! It’s Marsha here today with a fun Delft Blue-themed tutorial! Are you playing along with the Gelli Arts® March Mania Printing Challenge on Instagram? If you are, you know that the prompt for day 2 is CIRCLES! Circles are such fun shapes to work with. You can use circle stencils, circle masks, bottle …

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EASY Beginner Friendly Gel Printed Landscapes by Gelli® Artist Tania Ahmed

Hi Friends! Today I am sharing how I made 4 easy seasonal landscape prints. I love creating abstract landscapes and using a few tips and tricks I learnt along the way, so can you! The first step with all my prints is to let go of any expectations and embrace the process. These landscapes are …

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Image Resist Transfer Gel Printing by Marsha Valk

Hi there! It’s Marsha here today, answering your most pressing questions about Image Resist Transfer Gel Printing. So let’s get started right away with this video: Q: How do I start with image resist transfer gel printing? You’ll need a Gelli Arts® Gel Printing Plate, a brayer, acrylic paint, paper to print on and printed …

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10 Surfaces to Gel Print on with Gelli® Artist Giovanna Zara

Hello everyone, Giovanna here today. It’s been a while now that I’ve been enjoying gel printing, and I surely gel print on almost everything. Today I’ve made a video-recap where I show you 10 different surfaces you can successfully gel print on and have a lot of fun! If you are curious, grab a cup …

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Create Stencil Prints inspired by H.N. Werkman with Gelli Arts® by Marsha Valk

Hi there! It’s Marsha here today, sharing how to create gel prints inspired by the stencil prints artist and printmaker H.N. Werkman (1882-1945) created in his attic printmaking studio in Groningen, the Netherlands. Werkman owned a printing and publishing house. He started painting when his first wife died and joined a group of artists called …

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Gel Printed Winter Silhouettes by Gelli® Artist Tania Ahmed

Hi Friends! Today I am pleased to share a quick and easy way to create seasonal prints, using paper snowflakes and shapes made with toilet rolls. The possibilities of prints with these are endless. You can make lots of different shapes and I have included just a few examples in this blog to help you …

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