Tag: gelli printing

How I Set Up My Goal Planning For My Shining Year AheadĀ 

Making a Junk Journal Planner

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I’ve long had issues of resistance to using diaries and planners, but recently I stumbled upon a way of ‘writing it down’ that not only appealed to me in the first instance, but has consistently helped me to stay engaged with writing. You can read about it here. As 2016 is drawing to a close a lot of attention is turning to planners for the year ahead and I was hoping the right planner or journal would come to my attention now that I was feeling more confident in my writing skills .

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Using Gelli Prints to Collage a Peacock

It has been a few weeks since I created a completed art page in one of my journals so I set aside some time today to see if I could make something. The internet is a great source of inspiration and facebook in particular has a number of special interest groups dedicated to art journaling. You can be sure I have joined a couple of those groups, each with a different approach to prompts to get your mind into gear for creating. One group, Mission Inspiration, has a monthly ‘mission’

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Customising felt with Gelli printing.

 

Felt is a very versatile fabric for crafting with, but it does come in a narrow range of colour options and even less pattern options. Today I’m going to show you a quick and mess free way to customise your felt pieces with stencils and a Gelli Plate. Now, “mess” is a very subjective notion so before you proceed I’ll give you my definition of mess free before we get into the nitty gritty. I do not clean dry paint off the plate, it’s not necessary. I do not clean off my stencils,

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