Gel Transfers: Make Your Own Simple Photo Prints Premium class

Jon Brommet, Graphic Designer

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4 Videos (12m)
    • Intro

    • Transferring Your Image

    • Removing Paper Fibres

    • Outro


About This Class

Gel transfers are an extremely inexpensive, easy, and fast way to transfer your favourite photo or piece of art onto a porous surface like wood, paper, cardboard, etc. Other than a couple house hold items, all you need is Matte Medium (which is essentialy clear acrylic) and some wood (or other surface of your choosing). That's it!

This class will show you how easy and fast this process is. The entire class is about 12 minutes long! Of course, realtime you may end up spending an hour or so. Also, you do not need to be an artist or photographer to do this class. It is accessable to all people of all skills!

I hope you'll check it out and let me know what you think!

66 of 67 students recommendSee All

Wow! Never seen anything like this before! For those who love crafts really recommend to watch!
Marina Selezneva

Postcard Artist

Great tips! Thanks, Jon!
Kim Bliss

Artist & Graphic Designer

great class, easy craft = awesome result





Jon Brommet

Graphic Designer

Oh boy, these things are always awkward. Should I talk about myself in the third person like an accomplished wordsmith who compliments my every trait? Or should I just keep it real? Do people still say keep it real? Oh uh, I think I already fucked this thing all up. Great, now I even swore. Good thing no one reads these things. Wait, what?

I think you already know this by now, but I am a Graphic Designer and Illustrator. I graduated from a 3-year design college with honours in 2008. So I've been a full time designer since then. See what I did there? I didn't say I've been designing for 'X' amount of years, that way I never have to update this thing. Genius! 

I've been working full time since the day I graduated in a print, design, and sign shop in beautiful Bracebridge, Ontario. It's tagline is "In the Heart of Muskoka". Muskoka was actually rated the number 1 place in the world for a summer vacation by National Geographic. Or something like that. No one said I'd need to fact check in my own bio!

I actually live in Barrie which is about an hour North of Toronto. Bracebridge is about an hour North of Barrie. What is this, a geography lesson? Moving on...

The beauty of being the only designer in a small print shop is it doesn't satisfy my need for creativity. That may sound like a negative, but it forces me to go home with a hunger to create. For this reason I freelance, illustrate, and teach on the side! So you could say I'm fairly busy. At least when I'm not napping. I should probably delete that last sentence. But I've got to wrap this thing up and get back to the grind. So there's no time to delete!

So that's basically that. If you want to get a-hold of me I'm on basically every social media thingamajig @JonBrommet. You can also check out my website at the link below.

Congrats if you made it to the end of this train wreck! Also, see a doctor. You probably have one of those obsessive compulsive disorders where you need to finish things. Like reading a terrible bio.

Seriously though, check out my classes. You'll love them like your mother. Also, I promise not to try and be funny, I just keep it real! Seriously though, do people still say that?

- Jon Brommet