Ocean City, MD 2019 Registration is NOW OPEN

Gellin' - New Ways with Gel Printing

Jacqueline Sullivan
6:30 - 9:30
Tuesday Eve

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$ 95  

Many people have tried Gel Plate Printing and make stacks of collage papers with it. In this class you will learn to make beautiful monotypes that are finished fine-art quality prints. It’s all about layering color and texture. No experience necessary! We’ll work with various papers, heavy and thin that can be used both as collage papers and finished, framable prints. You’ll learn how to apply bands of color and texture and develop some of your images . We’ll play with some transfer techniques and students will learn how to register colors on their prints. The class will end with students putting together a small accordion book with their best prints so they have a reference file for the various techniques. 

Kit/Materials Fee $ 10 (payable to instructor at class time) includes:

All gel press plates. paints and many tools will be provided.

 Student should bring:

• SOFT rubber brayers at least one – But 2 – 4 of varying sizes would be more convenient
• Spray bottle for water
• Baby wipes for cleaning brayer and Gel plates
• Optional: different papers to print on including book pages, music pages, white and colored paper, rice paper etc.
• apron
• Large glue stick
• Scissors
• Rectangular Styrofoam plates for palette (usually available at Dollar Tree
• Any stencils or stamps that you may want to use (there will be many to share)
 

4 Spaces Remaining

Many of the required supplies may be pre-ordered from Artistic Artifacts.  They will be ready and waiting for you to pick up when you arrive at the retreat. To order supplies, contact Artistic Artifacts.


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