Category Archives: Gel Plate

(2021 c035) Father’s Day

Father’s Day cards for my Husband and boys. I stamped the tree from Altenew In My Thoughts  with my Misti using Distress Inks by Ranger , then I stamped again with Versamark Ink   and heat embossed with Clear  Ranger Embossing Powder in order to resist ink when coloring the backgrounds. I used the  Gel Press 5×7 from Hobby Lobby and …

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(2021 c019) Hello Dragonflies

The background was created with my Gelli Arts 5×7 Printing Plate, Acrylic Paints, Echo Park 6×6 Snowflake Swirls Stencil. I repurposed pattern scrapbook paper that KI didn’t like by using the white back side to pull prints on. See photo below. I loosely painted the dragonfly shapes on the background with white thick bodied Gesso, …

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(2020 c091) Die Cut Letterpress & Gel Plate Leaves

I had fun following Jennifer McGuire’s Die Cut Letterpress Technique video to create the background using Kat Scrappiness Star Fusion  and inking up with Twisted Citron Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger . For the center I cut a dark green piece of vellum with Lawn Fawn Large Cross-Stitched Square Stackables. I carefully glued the THANKS by …

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(2020 c059) Mixed Media Faith Journal

Photo below:  Back & front of cover after adding grosgrain ribbon and stitching inside pages to spine, I added beads to the tail of the heavy thread. I made this 4 x 4.5 inch little Faith Journal cover following the video on April 28 on Gel Plate Jennifer Chamberlain on her Facebook site:  The Maker …

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