Transfer an image to canvas. Pump up the saturation in the photo then print to a transparency. Place transparency ink side down onto a canvas that you have spread gel medium on and smooth out air bubbles. Flip over and rub the canvas firmly. Peel back a corner to see if the image has transferred then peel off completely.
Tissue paper background tutorial: gel medium, printed tissue paper, gel medium, gelatos (blended and spread), a little bit of gesso, gel medium, preprinted tissue paper (in this example, printed with the image of a bare tree), gel medium. The top tissue paper becomes very translucent and the background colors from the gelatos come through oh so subtlely behind it.
New Video Tutorial from Gelli Arts! Put a twist on your monoprinting experience — use gel medium instead of paint to create some clearly different Gelli prints! Full blog post here - http://gelliarts.blogspot.com/