Gelli Plate Journal July 1

  • EVENT DATE: 07/01/2017
  • TIME: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Discover all the cool things you can do with the new alternative to traditional print making—Gelli Plate printing! Start with the basics, then move on a limitless variety of techniques & tips to create beautiful prints, collage papers & more. Explore viscosity printing, work with fabulous textures, stencils, stamps, masking-- we'll even play with a transfer method using packing tape! Use the finished papers to create a hand-sewn book featuring printed papers--perfect for journaling--and collage covers. * I’ll have several Gelli Plates for student use, but if you have your own Plate, please bring it to class.*


One Sheet Wonder Books July 1

  • EVENT DATE: 07/01/2017
  • TIME: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Create these clever books from three different fold & cut patterns--no sewing needed! We'll paint & stamp large sheets of heavy weight printer's paper to start, then play with the Gelli Plate printing process to finish our book paper. Book patterns will be made with fun scrapbook paper before moving on to our painted paper--these scrapbook paper sized books are perfect for mailing. Choose a different pattern for each of your painted papers then fold, cut & finish with collage, journaling & more for beautiful custom artist books!



All Mixed Up Journal July 2

  • EVENT DATE: 07/02/2017
  • TIME: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Join us for this special workshop featuring the new mixed media journal from Dina Wakley! This super thick journal contains a variety of fab surfaces to create with, from paper to canvas and burlap. We'll put these surfaces through their paces with a combination of water soluble media, acrylic paints and mediums, collage and fiber findings. Explore alternative page treatments, including pocket pages and fabric embellishments to add to your collage style. We'll take a break midway--I'll bring snacks and munchies; you bring your favorite beverage. Invite your journal muse out to play for the afternoon, and leave with a fantastic new journal!