Stencils Over Prints

Gel Press ®101- Back To The Basics Blog Hop

Thank you for joining us for the Gel Press ® 101 – Back To The Basics Blog Hop!  We have had so many new followers and fans we wanted to go back and share some fun techniques you may have missed or want a refresher! This project was made using the Gel Press ® 8 X 10 Plate,  Chip Board Album, Various Stencils and Acrylic Paints. Each photo will have a…

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Congrats Tag With Gel Press ®

Hi everyone! It’s Elena here and today  I want to share some ideas for creating soft and cute background using 5″ x 7″ Gel Press® Plate. 5″ x 7″ Gel Press® Supplies   5″ x 7″ Gel Press® Plate Silks Acrylic Glaze White Gesso Brayer Stencil Embellishments as you like Tutorial Cover your tag with white gesso using a palette knife. You can use dried flowers to create more interesting background Brayer Vintage…

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Gel Press Petite Round

Flowers in the Field with Gel Press®

I, finally, decided to try letting the paint dry on my Gel Press® plate.  I’ve seen others do it with beautiful results.  I used the Gel Press® Petite Set…the perfect size for cards.   Supplies Gel Press® Petites – Round, Rectangle, Square, and Oval Americana Acrylic Paint – Bahama Blue, Peacock Blue, Titanium White, Dragon Fruit, Neon Orange, Neon Pink   Step One Remembering that the first thing on the…

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Quick & Colorful Flower Cards with Gel Press®

  Designed by Cindi McGee – Behind These Eyes™ Gel Press® printing is a great way to make beautiful backgrounds for greeting cards, and also to make unique one of a kind focal images for your cards.  No two are ever exactly alike!  These colorful flower cards feature prints made with positive and negative images, and I love the result of both techniques! Materials:  Gel Press® 8×10” Printing Plate…

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Back To School with Style

Pretty Paper Lunch Bags with Gel Press®

Here is a way to make lunchtime fun.  Gather your children, a Gel Press® reusable printing plate, paints, stencils, and some paper lunch bags.  Turn those brown food carriers into wraps that wow!   Supplies: Gel Press® 5″ x 7″ reusable Gel Printing Plate Acrylic Neon Paints Stencil Brayer 1.5″ inch chipboard circle a small piece of tape Steps:   Gather supplies. Make a circle mask about 1.5″ wide.  Stick a…

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Butterfly Die Cut Cards with Gel Press ®

  A fantastic way to draw the eye to something is to have lots of white space around it. With these cards, I draw the eye toward the very brightly coloured butterflies that I have cut from some mono-printed cardstock. This is a great project for using up prints you’ve made that may not have worked out the way you wanted – as long as the colors are bright it…

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New 12 X 12 Plate From Gel Press ®

Gel Press ® is rolling out the NEW plate size geared to all the creatives that would like to create their own background papers for 12 X 12 Scrapbook Projects!  Yes, this new plate size is perfect for those that want to make projects or pages using the popular 12 X 12 paper, but can’t find just want you want.  Now you can create your own!  Let us show you…

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Gel Press® Art Journal Page

I admit that I could spend hours making prints using my Gel Press® plate, who couldn’t? BUT, I also love to use my plates directly onto my art journal too and create around the prints. Since I am using a small 5½x8″ journal the Petite plates and the 3×5″ plate are the perfect sizes for this project. Supplies: Deco Art Acylic paint ColourArte Silks brayer and spatula assorted markers and…

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Close up of Stamping projects in progress

Impress Me with Gel Press®

Stamp Print from Plate Direct Print From Plate I always talk about the surface of the Gel Press®!  It is soft and has a lot of give, so pressing rubber stamps in the surface is a dream!  The ghost prints are even cool!!! 5×7 Gel Press® Plate Supplies:  3x 5 or 5×7 Gel Press® Plate Paint Papers Cardstock Brayer Deeply etched and thick rubber stamps Embellishments White Gel Pen Glue…

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Make Beautiful Notecards with Alcohol Inks and Gel Press ®

  Hello, Creative peeps … I love mixing and matching art mediums and techniques with my Gel Press ® plates. Today, I’m going to show you how to make and use Alcohol Inks with Deli Paper and the 12 x 14 Gel Press ® plate to make beautiful cards. Supply list: 12 x 14 Gel Press ® Plate Stack of 12×12 Deli Paper Alcohol Inks Stencils or Masks Acrylic Paints…

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