Gelli plate printing : printmaking without a press

Rebecca Jacques, P R I N T M A K E R L Y

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4 Videos (11m)
    • What is Gelli plate printing?

      2:28
    • Gelli printing part 1 : texture

      3:02
    • Gelli printing part 2 : adding color

      2:00
    • Gelli printing part 3: sewing!

      3:09

About This Class

LEARN HOW TO  

  • make your own gelli plate
  • print at home without a thousand-dollar printmaking press
  • print layer upon layer to create unique, story-telling prints
  • bonus step: cut down and re-use prints by sewing parts back together. 

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more please!
Susan Grissom

Arts and Literary

Good starting point for monoprinting.
love the sewing addition

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Rebecca Jacques

P R I N T M A K E R L Y

Canadian printmaker and teacher Rebecca Jacques got her BFA in printmaking from the University of Delware in 2005 before moving back to Quebec, Canada where she now lives with her husband, three kids and Saint-Bernard, Gaven. After taking several years off printmaking to paint and begin her family, Rebecca discovered gelli plates and the possibilities of printmaking from home.

''When I discovered gelli plates I found that I could continue printing from home, it completely revived by p...

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