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
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.
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
I approached the finalization of this print just as I would any abstract painting – intuitively. There was a rough idea in my mind and I really had no idea if it would work or not – always a scary thought when you are working on your one and only print from a previous video! Here is the original print… Read More
Good Morning Creatives! Today I am sharing with you a fun and funky little shadow box I made using my Gel Press plates and Gel Press Impressables Overlapping Circles. I had so much fun making this. I love mixing together bright colors and steampunk elements. How to: For this project I started with this amazing print I had in my… Read More
“Spring is nature’s way of saying ‘Let’s Party!’” Robin Williams Spring is here and I am ready to throw a party! Creating just the right atmosphere for a dinner party at your house is very important to the party’s success and it is the same with designing the perfect painting – and harmony is the answer! These days I love… Read More