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Thankful Card

Thanksgiving has come and gone for us here in Canada, but all my American friends will be celebrating and enjoying the holiday in just a few weeks.  In that spirit here is a card I made using two different sizes of Gel Press® reusable gel printing plates.  I used the 6-inch square, and the petite round 3 inch. Supplies: Gel Press® Reusable Gel Printing Plate  Square 6 x 6 inch…

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Gel Press® Pink Ribbon Cards

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.  I used my Gel Press® Plate to make some Pink Ribbon cards. Here’s a quick video Supplies 6″X 6″ Gel Press® Plate StencilGirl Stencils – by Traci Bautista Circles Circles  and Floral 1 and Optical Large by Michelle Ward Handmade pink ribbon mask Various acrylic paint Black Charcoal Pencil Matte Gel Medium     Check out other great projects on the Gel Press Blog,…

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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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Gel Press® Seahorse Altered Trading Cards

Gel Press® Seahorse Altered Trading Cards Gel Press® backgrounds are perfect for all types of paper crafts.  When I wanted to create these seahorse themed, dimensional ATC’s, I knew the 3” Rectangle from the Gel Press® Petites Set B would be the perfect size to create my backgrounds just to the right scale for the ATC’s.   It allowed me to easily paint a simple underwater scene, then pull multiple…

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Watercolor Markers with Gel Press™

  Last year I did an article for a stamping magazine creating my own palette to stamp with watercolor markers.  The surface was hard, and while it was good, the Gel Press ™ makes it GREAT!!!  The flexible surface has give and so many more details show up easily. Supplies: Gel Press ™ 3×5 Mono Printing Plate Watercolor Markers Paper Stamps A “Mister” bottle with water Other prints Scissors and glue…

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Zentangle And Gel Press™

  Welcome to the Gel Press™ Blog Hop featuring Zentangle inspired projects by all of our great creative team.  Hop through all of the posts then come back here and comment on how you were inspired.  One person 18 or over will win a Petite Set!  Go to the Gel Press™ Junkie page on Facebook page and share your Gel Press™ creations! “LIKE” our product page for the latest news on All Things Gel…

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Cards For Any Occasion With Gel Press™

Hi everyone! It’s Elena here and today  I want to share some ideas for cards.   For this cards, you will need: 5″ x 7″ Plate Pieces of cardstock Acrylic Paint by DecoArt Brayer Stencil Embellishments as you like   First add small drops of acrylic paints randomly on the Gel Press plate.   Brayer the paint and add dried flowers. Brayer two color of acrylic paint onto the  5″ x 7″ Gel Press…

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Gel Press™ Set of Cards

  Today, I’m using my 5″ X 7″ Gel Press™ Plate to make a set of cards. List of Supplies 5″ X 7″ Gel Press™ Plate Brayer Silks Acrylic Glazes by ColourArte Decou-Page Matte Medium Watercolor paper 4 – Blank greeting cards Ranger Black Archival Ink Rubber Stamp Rubber trivet for texture Book Page Start out by making some Gel Press™ prints. Put a few drops of your, chosen, color onto…

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May Flowers Card with Gel Press™

It is said that April Showers bring May Flowers. While I wait to be able to plant some annuals in my flower beds I am making paper flowers, and using them as embellishments. Since it is also graduation season I made this card using my prints to make some pretty posies to decorate this card intended for a special graduate. Supplies: Vintage sheet music to make prints Acrylic paints in…

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Spring Flowers with Gel Press™

Hi everyone! It’s Elena here and today.  I want to share my new Spring flower cards. For this cards, you will need: 5″ x 7″ Plate Denim Two pieces of cardstock Acrylic Paint Brayer Stencil Embellishments as you like To start you will need two pieces of denim, which were glued to the cardstock pieces. Brayer one color of acrylic paint onto the  5″ x 7″ Gel Press plate. Next add…

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