Blog and Video Tutorial: Gelli Printing on Fusible Interfacing... the material is soft and easy to sew, doesn't fray, and adds strength when fused to paper — an especially good thing when adding stitching by hand or machine on paper. Also, it has a translucent quality making it wonderful for layering over previous prints, text or images! It's an excellent collage material for paper or fabric projects...and great for adding printed elements to painted works on canvas or board!
Then i cut a stencil from freezer paper and overlayed my colours. Then i hand (gelli) painted some shapes as final touches. I stepped back - and this is what had occurred. --Dudley Redhead: Gelli plate printing.. continues
Creative Heartwork These colours have been calling me for some time – desert, heat, earth (O I wish, after this long grey winter). And the snake symbol still powerful for me, still shedding, letting go. Gelli plate prints in liquid acrylic, torn and collaged paper, hand-made stamps.
The image above is a scan of just a handful of the tags that Phyllis so generously sent to me for me to use in my own mixed media art. Joanna Grant Mixed Media Art: GELLI PRINT ART TAGS with Phyllis Terrell
And.... go! This type of #monoprinting is like having a fever and the process completely takes over. This is a technique from my book #playingwithsurfacedesign (link in profile) #botanicals #hundsonny #ccerrutidft #dropforgeandtool #surfacedesign #dscolor #dslooking