Gelli Plate Printing Workshop with Robin Roberts
Sun Feb 19 2023 at 11:00 am to 03:00 pm
4434 30th Street,San Diego,92116,US | San Diego, CA
AdvertisementLearn to use the Gelli plate and make unique and vibrant multi-layer monoprints by hand using slow-dry Golden OPEN acrylic paints!
In this workshop, learn how to apply paint onto a Gelli plate, create masks, incorporate stencils, layer translucent and opaque paints and build up multiple layers.
Students will create stacks of unique multi-layered prints that can be matted or framed or used in creating mixed media art. One thing is for sure: there will be both planned and spontaneous results!
-Gelli Plate, 5x7 or larger
-Golden OPEN acrylic paints (normal acrylic paints will not work with this specific process, it must be the OPEN line from Golden)
-normal acrylic paint in white and black, any brand
-4-inch soft rubber brayer
-printmaking paper (i.e. cheap drawing paper, tissue paper, old papers from books, sheet music, maps, etc.)
-stencils or plant material of any kind (i.e. ferns, leaves, any odds and ends of lace, string, yarn, corrugated cardboard, any items with texture)
-marking tools (i.e. chopsticks, soft-ended scrappers, or anything that will mark but not puncture the Gelli Plate)
-a few paint brushes
-newsprint paper or scraps to off-load extra paint
-Sunday, February 19th from 11:00am-3:00pm
-Max 14 students
-All skill levels welcome
-Age level: adult (18 & up)
-Students are encouraged to bring snacks or a bagged lunch
Where is it happening?4434 30th Street,San Diego,92116,US, United States
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