From Trash to…Tissue Paper Flowers with Gelli Arts® by Giovanna Zara

Hello everyone, Giovanna here! For appreciation month I created a bunch of lovely paper flowers out of….trash: I used old book pages and tissue paper that I found in a boot box. I love upcycling and the result I got here is so colourful and stunning. Making these flowers is very easy: a lovely gift …

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Round and Round… Motivation Wheel with Gelli Arts®

Hello everyone, Giovanna here with a fun and colourful craft project that you can make also with your children. You can download, resize and print at home the template I designed for you to create  this spinning wheel following the video tutorial. Enjoy! ☺ Enjoy this video tutorial: TUTORIAL: 1. Roll out small blobs of acrylic …

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Laser Image Transfer Prints with Gelli Arts® by Marsha Valk

With the help of a laser printer/copier, you can gel print your own photos, text and drawings, and works in the public domain. And unlike with magazine or book images, you can use the same image as many times as you like. A successful laser image transfer starts with a good, high contrast black and …

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Easy Gel Printed Cards with Gelli Arts® Mini Gel Printing Plates by Tania Ahmed

Hi Everyone,  Today I am sharing how to create easy, clean and simple cards made using your Gelli Arts Mini Plates and Ranger Archival Inks. Using ink pads can be a fun alternative to using paint on your plate and can be a perfect project to make with kids. You can use any ink pads …

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Halloween Gel Printing with Gelli Arts® and Oxide Inks by Lou Simms

Hi everyone, Lou here today and I’m sharing how to create a fantastic selection of Halloween themed bunting from backgrounds created on our Gelli plates using distress oxide inks. However the same backgrounds could easily be recreated using paints too. I’m on a mission recently to start using up my backgrounds and not to just …

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Repurposed Jewelry boxes by Gelli Arts® Artist Mollie Weston

Hi everyone, Mollie here! So far all of my blogs have been quite complex and have needed a large commitment time-wise. So with this blog I wanted to create something much simpler and easier, but with a very beautiful result all the same. I have accumulated a lot of jewelry gift boxes over the last …

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Adding Textures to Gel Prints with Gelli Arts® by Martice Smith

Hello there, creative! It’s Martice here sharing how I like to embellish some of my colorful monoprints with texture. We’re gonna use a medium called modeling paste. When you apply it through a stencil, it creates a dimensional area that adds an unexpected element to a print. Let’s get started!  STEP 1: Trim monoprints  This …

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Brayer Tips and Tricks for Gelli Arts® Gel Printing by Marsha Valk

Gelli Arts® gel printing without a brayer is like painting without a brush. While you can undoubtedly gel print without one, a rubber brayer is generally considered essential for gel plate printing. Brayers come in many different shapes and sizes. There are hard rubber brayers and soft rubber brayers. In addition, there are brayers, like …

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Image Transfer Galore! with Gelli Arts® by Giovanna Zara

Hello everyone, Giovanna here today! Several years since the gorgeous discovery by Birgit Koopsen of the magazine resist gel printing technique, I am here with, I hope, the ultimate video guide, packed with tips, tricks and new twists about this wonderful technique. It was a while  since I made an image transfer, so the first …

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Create Gel Printed Coloring Pages with Gelli Arts® by Martice Smith

Hello there! It’s Martice here sharing how to create simple coloring book pages using black gesso, stencils and of course, a gel plate. Black gesso is smooth, just like white gesso. Most of the time I use white gesso to prime my canvases or any painting surface. Black gesso is a great primer that allows …

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