Treasure Hunter is the second in the series The View from My Chair. The first one was Sea Song (shown below). The beach is my go to place even if sometimes I just go there with my art. I love the sound of the waves hitting the sand and can feel all of the cares of the world roll off… Read More
Gel Press Monoprinting Products are so versatile! They are the 'little black dress' of your mixed-media supply toolkit. The Gel Press team is constantly looking for ways to push the edge of what you can do with our products.
Did you know that the gel in Gel Press is made in an FDA-Approved facility? As long as you keep your food-crafting tools separate from your other art materials – you CAN eat your prints. Whether it is on rolled-fondant, sugar cookie dough, on in this case sugar sheets – Gel Press can be used to make your food artfully… Read More
Good Morning Creatives! Today I have a video tutorial for you!! One of the best things about using Gel Press® plates for mono-printing is the ability to add tons of textures and colors in thin layers to achieve a BIG impact in a short amount of time. As a Gel Press® Junkie, I am always looking for new and fun… Read More
Hello everyone, Karen Ellis here. Before I begin, I just wanted to wish everyone a HAPPY 4th of July! I hope you’re spending the day with family and friends. Summer is now officially upon us and I have a project you and your kids will enjoy creating. I’ve been having a TON of fun making charms with Shrink Plastic and my… Read More
Good Morning Creatives! This morning I am sharing a mixed media piece I recently made using my Gel Press 8×10 Plate and Impressables “Rose Mandala.” Supplies: In addition to you Gel Press Monoprinting Supplies, you will need: DecoArt Dazzling Metallics Acrylic Paint Large Stamp or Texture Block (I am using an Art Foamies stamp designed by Rita Barakat) DecoArt Media Fluid… Read More
Kathy Adams here today to show you how I used a few of my many prints to make artsy business cards that truly reflect my business. I’m running low on my professionally printed ones, so why not put some of those prints to work? Here are my criteria for choosing prints for business cards: Choose prints on heavyweight paper. I often use Strathmore… Read More