Gel Press™Mini Collage Pallet

This is a quick and easy mini-collage! This is what you will need: Gel Press™ 8 X 10 Plate Acrylic Paint Paint Brush Various Ephemera Elements (Art-C by Memento) Liquid Pearls Adhesive Mini Pallet Start by painting the mini pallet with white paint.  White, chalk finish paint was used on this project. The paint was added then spread with a paint brush. Next, load a Gel Press™ 8 X 10 with shades…

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Gel Press™ Gift Tags

Hi crafty people! Teresa here with an idea you can use to repurpose a shopping bag. I had one of those gorgeous big, thick, good quality kraft bags from a shopping trip, and had an idea to add some colour to the kraft/black colour scheme. I’m also always in need of some gift tags, so away I went. Don’t they look fabulous? No one would guess they started out life…

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Printing on a T-shirt with Gel Press™

Hi everyone, today I am using 2 different size Gel Press™ Plates to print a design on the front of a T-shirt. This would make a great summer project for the kids to do and it’s a lot of fun for adults too! supplies for the project: 12×14: Gel Press plate 4″ Round Gel Press plate brayer T-shirt fabric paint stencil The first step is to tape your shirt over a piece of…

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Gel Press: Earth Day Upcycle Coaster

Upcycle a glass coaster using various Gel Press Prints! Happy Earth Day!  Being an Eco-conscious artist, I save all prints and scraps.  I create art, recycle and upcycle using what I have made and leftovers!   Here is a quick tutorial using prints, scraps and an old glass coaster. Supplies: Gel Press™ Plate Mono Prints and scraps from your stash Decorative items like ink pen, stamps, stencils, gel pens, etc….

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Earth Day Blog Hop With Gel Press™

Welcome to the Gel Press™ Blog Hop!  You will be able to go to all of the designers personal blogs, check out their projects, come back here and leave a comment!  Comments will be accepted from April 20 – 24!  Lucky winner will be announced on Gel Press Junkies on the April 25!  The winner will win one of the Gel Press™ Plates pictured above! Here is the list of the designers:…

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Gel Press™ Fun

What fun to just get your paint and your Gel Press™  12 X 14 plate out to make monoprints!  It is GREAT to play with color and texture.  This set of photos shows from Step 1 to Done! The rooster layered over a scenery print  is really fun! Let’s see some more prints!  These will be used in other projects over the next few weeks! Here are just some more examples of…

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Tools of the Trade with Gel Press

  Theory…….who actually enjoyed theory over practical at school? Very few of us I am sure. But theory has a purpose and that is to set up a foundation of knowledge so the practical are easier to indulge in without hiccups. That has taken years for me to admit to as I always, through my energies into the practical side.  But the “penny dropped” recently and its made a difference to my productivity.  …

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“Happy Words…Happy Life” Gel Press Print

Good Morning Gel Press Junkies! Keri Sallee here and today I want to share with you a simple print I recently made. For this project, you will need: Gel Press 6×6 Plate Solid Color Base paper Acrylic Paint Masks (try to find at least 1 that is the size of your plate) Gesso Thin Black pen or marker Stamp Black Archival Permanent Ink Black Water-soluble pencil Brayer and Paint Brushes Base…

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Gel Press™ Wildflowers

  I ended up with a lot of scraps from the “Stained Glass” piece that I made a couple weeks ago. (I never throw away a scrap, no matter how small, which I guess, makes me a scrap hoarder) This floral piece was created using my stash! List of Supplies: 8″ X 8″ wooden panel Acrylic Paint – blue, green, magenta, white Gel Press™ prints Decou-Page by DecoArt Pens –…

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Dimensional Sunflower Canvas With Gel Press™

Designed by Cindi McGee – Behind These Eyes™ www.cindimcgeebehindtheseeyes.blogspot.com This is the first of a set of 3 Floral Canvases – stay tuned to see the next two and what I do with them when they are all complete!   I am enjoying the process of experimenting with different mediums on my Gel Press™ Reusable Gel Printing Plates and seeing what kind of results come from which type of medium.  For…

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