Photoshop with Art

Whenever I play around with paints, Gelli-Art prints, stamps etc I can usually make them do double duty- by scanning in the results and working with them in PhotoShop. Since I am still learning there are plenty of times that I look at the image and think, hmmmmmm, that needs some work! One of my…

Gelli Arts Faux Washi Tape and Decorated Duck Tape

I generally like to make my own everything, and that includes Washi Tape and decorated Duck (Duct) Tape. I usually stamp on these, but recently I have been playing around with them on my Gelli Arts Printing Plate. Remember the Contact paper I decorated a few blog posts ago- Gelli-Arts-on-Contact-PaperĀ ? Well I used the left…

Burlap and Wax

I have been playing with encaustics since I got a starter set as a gift. I have not done any real paintings- mostly cards and tags, but I have to say I really enjoy it and hope to take a live class sometime. I thought this was a cute idea for a Valentine, even though…

Gelli Arts on Contact Paper

I was in a scramble, late as always, for getting a birthday card out to my Dad. So I grabbed one of my experiments, and made it into a card for him, and hopefully he gets it on time. I had been playing around with my Gelli Arts printing plate a few weeks ago, and…

October Halloween ATCs

Well it is that time of the month! Time for Artist Trading Card show and tell! This month’s theme was Pumkins/Halloween. It was a really fun one. I decided to try my hand at drawing for the two young girls that have joined our swap. I made the rest of the ATCs a little more…