Adult Gelli Printing Course
February 15, 2024
No experience necessary. Come and join our friendly art group.
Ideal for beginners! All materials provided.
All demonstrations are filmed and sent to you so should you miss a session you can still watch the demonstration, or rewatch it after the session should you wish.
session 1 – Thurs 15th Feb – gelli prints with alcohol inks and stencils
We will have an introduction to working with stencils on gelli plates, layering up repeat patterns.
session 2 – Thurs 22nd Feb – gelli print stencil cards
In this session we will create a range of gift cards, using cards and envelopes provided
session 3 – Thurs 29th Feb – Gelli print image transfer
Get introduced to the art of transferring an image onto a gelli plate. The results are quite unbelievable. We will use high quality, high contrast images to transfer onto the gelli plate and create prints.
session 4 – Thurs 7th March – Gelli print image transfer with posca pens and layers
Now we will step up the image transfer a notch by layering our transfered images with stencils, paints, and posca pens
session 5 – Thurs 14th March – silhoutte collagraph prints of botanicals on gelli plates
We will lay a selection of flora and fauna onto gelli plates with paint to create wonderful plant print
session 6 – Thurs 21st March – Gelli print bookmarks
Use your favourite gelli print techniques or prints so far to turn them into bookmarks
session 7 – Thurs 28th March – Painting onto a gelli plate
We will learn how to apply and layer acrylic paint onto gelli plate, stamp, scratch and imprint to create printed paintings.
session 8 – Thurs 4th April- Working back into our prints
In this final session we will consolidate everything we have learnt by working back into our prints, painting, drawing and collaging from the multiple prints we have produced.