Try printmaking without a press?the Gelli way!Discover the amazing Gelli plate?a revolutionary printing surface that makes it easy to produce beautiful, one-of-a-kind artwork with amazing colors and textures. This book shows how to use gelatin printing to create stunning layered prints, pages for art journals, fabric for quilting, greeting cards, and much more.Gelli printing is the perfect medium for beginners and experts alike. There?s no need for an expensive or bulky press. Durable and reusable Gelli plates are easy to clean with water, so you can quickly change paint colors and move on to your next project. Wonderful results can be obtained quickly, and simple variations give each print its own unique personality.Gelli Printing gives you all the basic information you need on supplies, how to get started, and the best techniques for making colorful backgrounds, textured pages, multiple layers, and basic borders. Get inspired to create your own Gelli masterpieces with 32 original projects. You?ll learn how to use stencils, stamps, masks, and found objects to create interesting and innovative works of art.Create beautiful one-of-a-kind artwork with amazing colors and textures- 32 projects for cards, quilts, journals, totes, wearables, and more- Produce colorful backgrounds, layered monoprints, and basic borders- Make your own printing plates, stamps, texture tools, stencils, and masks- Economical printmaking options for both experts and beginners
Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy will vary from the original offset printing edition and may look more saturated. The information presented in this version is the same as the latest edition. Any pattern pullouts have been separated and presented as single pages. If the pullout patterns are missing, please contact C&T Publishing. Susan Carlson´s incredible quilts of underwater landscapes, floral designs, fish, and portraits come to life as she shares her easy, ´´no rules´´ fabric collage technique and shows how to create your own beautiful free-style quilt designs. . Includes step-by-step instructions and 3 different patterns for Susan´s fish designs, as well as how-to´s for making flowers and butterflies . No limits, no rules to follow. The technique is fun and easy, and you don´t need a degree in art to produce images that are imaginative, creative, and artistic! . Using Susan´s collage technique, cut fabric shapes freehand or use a pattern, building up layers as you go. Once your design in in place, you´re ready to machine quilt. . Helpful hints for choosing fabric, drawing your own patterns, and finishing as a bound quilt or framing under glass
Let´s Make Art With Scrap Paper shows you how to weave paper into skyscrapers, make shaggy dogs from old newspaper, create a mosaic smiley snail, assemble an elephant-shaped bookmark from cardboard and old magazines and much, much more. Techniques include drawing, painting, printing, collage, making rubbings and paint-scraping - used in ingenious ways for fantastic results! A collection of fun, simple, inexpensive craft projects, ideal for time-poor parents and budget-challenged schools, promoting reuse and recycling. Beautifully designed, the book is clearly and appealingly illustrated with step-by-step instructions and engaging artwork. Each activity is straightforward and achievable, and as such allows stressed or anxious children to ´make it happy´, building confidence in their own abilities. Other titles in the series include Let´s Make Art By Printing and Stamping, Let´s Make Art with Everyday Things and Let´s Make Art with Hands and Feet, so there´s a whole load of upcycling fun to be had!
Let´s Make Art With Hands and Feet shows you how to make a fingerprint sweetshop, fist-print fish, a thumb-print circus, a handprint zoo, a footprint space rocket and much, much more. Techniques include drawing, painting, printing, collage, making rubbings and paint-scraping - used in ingenious ways for fantastic results! A collection of fun, simple, inexpensive craft projects, ideal for time-poor parents and budget-challenged schools, promoting reuse and recycling. Beautifully designed, the book is clearly and appealingly illustrated with step-by-step instructions and engaging artwork. Each activity is straightforward and achievable, and as such is therapeutic for stressed or anxious children, allowing them to make things by themselves, and to have confidence in their own abilities. Other titles in the series include Let´s Make Art By Printing and Stamping, Let´s Make Art with Everyday Things and Let´s Make Art with Scrap Paper, so there´s a whole load of upcycling fun to be had!
Jelly rolls are the new fat quarter bundle! They consist of 2 inch strips of color-coordinated fabric, rolled up to create a solid disk and tied with a ribbon. Jelly Roll Quilts is the first book to show quilters the best ways to use these desirable, laborsaving fabric packs. The author shows how to make 15 quilts; each perfectly suited to the color-coordinated jelly rolls and includes variations in color, style and size for each project. Jelly roll quilts are suitable for quilters of all skill levels, especially those quilters with a passion for a variety of fabrics. With names like Bars of Gold and Blue Lagoon, the quilts demonstrated in Jelly Roll Quilts are on the cutting edge of the craft. Considered the new fat quarter bundle, this how-to guide provides a look at how these popular jelly strip rolls are created, with instructions for making fifteen different color-coordinated quilts for quilters of all skill levels. Original. 10,000 first printing.
Quarry Books-Fabric Printing At Home Quarry Books-Fabric Printing At Home. You do not have to be a fashion designer to create your own amazing fabrics! Fabric Printing at Home will show you how to print your own custom fabrics using everyday items from the kitchen and around the house! With tons of color photos, step-by-step instructions and helpful hints, you will be crafting your very own fabric designs in no time. Author Julie B. Booth. Softcover 128 pages. Published Year 2015. ISBN 978-1-59253-952-9.
North Light Books-Gelli Plate Printing F&W Media-North Light Books Gelli Plate Printing. For artists and crafters who love the creative possibilities of monoprinting on gelatin but not the prep time, mess and inconvenience that comes with it, the Gelli Arts Gel Printing Plate is a dream come true! It is durable, reusable, stored at room temperature and ready to get creative whenever you are. Simply apply paint with a soft rubber brayer, make your marks and pull your print. It is that simple! Wipe the plate down with a spritz of water and a paper towel and you are ready to go again. Author Joan Bess. Softcover, 141 pages. Published Year 2014. ISBN 978-1-4403-3548-8.