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By Joan Bess

Meet your dream plate and fall in love with a speedier, friendlier method of printmaking.

For artists and crafters who love the artistic probabilities of monoprinting on gelatin yet no longer the prep time, mess and inconvenience that includes it, the Gelli Arts Gel Printing Plate is a dream come real! it really is sturdy, reusable, kept at room temperature, and able to get artistic everytime you are. easily observe paint with a delicate rubber brayer, make your marks and pull your print. it truly is that straightforward! Wipe the plate down with a spritz of water and a paper towel, and you are prepared to move again.

In this greatest advisor, artist Joan Bess--inventor of the concept that for the Gelli plate--unleashes the joys via greater than 50 step by step recommendations. Create fascinating styles utilizing instruments like sponges, textured rollers and selfmade combs. tips on how to include stencils and rubber stamps. scan with steel paint, dimensional paint and gel medium. turn into a texture-hunter, making a broad global of results utilizing embossed papers, usual gadgets, rubber bands, lace, corrugated cardboard, steel tape, die reduce letters...anything goes!

Even rookies can get pleasure from fast gratification--just seize a textured floor, smoosh it into your painted Gelli plate, and you will have a stack of fantastic prints very quickly. for skilled printmakers, the inspirations in those pages will push you to scan, adapt, mix and layer. it is easy, enjoyable and absolutely addicting!

Printmaking simply bought easier!

  • Expert suggestions from the author of the Gelli plate
  • 50+ impressive step by step techniques
  • Ideas for incorporating stamps and stencils, utilizing ghost prints, salvaging uninspired prints, and more
  • 26-page gallery indicates the various terrific methods artists are incorporating Gelli printing into their work

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