Gelli Arts Print- over printing black and white

I finally had a little while to play today. I was trying out some ideas with the Gelli Arts Printing Plate and some of my new stencils, for a collaborative project that I will be part of this coming fall. At the end of the session I decided to play around with a wooden stamp…

Graduation

Well it has been a looooooooog while since I have blogged. Life just seems ot get in the way sometimes ;). We just had a Senior in High School graduate, and that brings with it a myriad of emotion, as well as lots of stuff to do! I admit, I did cry during graduation. It…

Gelli Arts Hand-y work

I know folks have used their Gelli Arts printing plate to print on a LOT of things, but after my last play session, I happened to glance down at my gloves. They were so cool looking! Here is what it looked like… I decided to bring it into Photoshop and play around with it, until…

Gelli Art Printing Plate and Charcoal

A couple of weeks ago I was playing around with my Gelli Art Printing plate and I happened to look over and see some charcoal sticks that were sitting on my table. I thought to myself- “Hmmmmm, I wonder if charcoal would work with the Gelli plate?”. I love the look of charcoal, so I…

Mixed Media May

I am psyched to be part of Mixed Media May this year! This is a month long event so you have plenty of time to peruse my pieces, and all the others participating this year! You can find out more about me, and how I play at http://www.mixedmediamay.com/mixed-media-may-ursula-smith .  

Another Gelli Art Print with Photoshop

Hello friends! I just designed a pile of stencils and stamps, and while I was waiting for the stencils to be made, I decided to cut a couple on my Black Cat Cougar cutting machine and test them out. I pulled out my trusty Gelli Arts Printing plate, and pulled some of the new Golden…

Imagemaker Stamp machine by Photocentric

Got 5 minutes? Want to make a stamp? I know it sounds crazy, but I really was able to do it with the Photocentric personal stamp making machine called the ImagePac Stamp Maker. If you know anything about me, you know I am crazy about rubber stamping. Take a look around my site, and it…

Rubber Stamping and Masking Fluid

Rubber Stamps and what? I know- it sounds crazy, but I had some Drawing Gum (aka Masking Fluid) laying around and I had never really used it because my drawing skills/watercolor painting skills are still in their infancy. So I thought, as I always do, hmmmmm I wonder if that would work with Rubber Stamps?…