Shimmery Winter Gift Tag

I love making tags! They’re a great way to play with technique, experiment with a new product, or see how colors look together. If they turn out really well, you can use them on gifts as a little bonus present. There’s always a way to Plus One it! 🙂 I was recently experimenting with some new mediums on my Gel Press®, got some unexpected results, and knew immediately I had…

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Gel Press® Happy Fall Die Cut Box

I’ve often commented on how much I dislike covering boxes and other three dimensional items with paper, to give as gifts. The reason being, that typically by the time the gift exchanges hands, through mail or otherwise handling – it looks more shabby than chic. Paper just frays by nature and glue doesn’t always bond well to surfaces. But instead of paper crafting a box, why not paint craft one? Acrylic paint…

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Asian Inspired Artist Trading Cards with Gel Press®

ASIAN INSPIRED ARTIST TRADING CARDS WITH GEL PRESS® Gel Press® prints are perfect bold backgrounds for a number of creative projects including mixed-media canvases, scrapbook layouts, cards, ATC’s and more.  But when you want just a hint of pattern, sometimes a very simple ghost print is the perfect solution. Materials:  8 x 10″ Gel Press® Plate DecoArt® Americana® Decor™ Chalky Finish Paint – Romance, Rouge, Rustic DecoArt® Americana® Multi-Surface Satin™ Acrylic…

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Is it too early for Halloween with Gel Press®

  Hello Creatives! Today as I was sitting in my studio I grabbed some colors from my DecoArt stash with no idea in mind, but once I had them next to each other my mind went…HALLOWEEN!! I LOVE the addition of bright purple and apple green into the halloween color scheme. To Make MY SPOOKY Plaque you will need: 8×10 Gel Press® Gel Plate Acrylic Paint Brayer Stencils Wooden Plaque Wooden…

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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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