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Colourful Pattern Play ★★★ Fun Printmaking Using a Gel Printing Plate

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The Isle Gallery

Artreach Studios

Tynwald Mills

IM4 3AD St Johns

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★★★ Pattern Play - Layering with Stencils and Paint

Join me for this wonderul one day art workshop, in which you will discover the magic of printing in colourful layers using acrylic paint, stencils and a gelli monoprinting plate - this is an exciting, new and fun way of printmaking without the need of a press. The perfect introduction to a versitile and fun and colourful printing medium!

Create using a new and contemporary technique of print making that help create beautiful layers in your art on paper to create original art on paper.

The possibilites are endless, and this guided art workshop will teach you how to make the most of this printmaking technique. You will be taken step-by-step to create beautiful printed papers and fine art one off prints, colourful backgrounds for art journal pages, collage, hand printed cards + more - all loaded with layers of colour and pattern design.

This workshop is loaded with simple techniques for both beginners and thoes with more experience of the Gelli Plate. The Gelli Plate is a tool that encourages play. No pressure, just play. You will be guided on step-by-step as you create amazing papers loaded with layers of color and design. People who don’t know about the Gelli Plate can’t imagine how the layers were made, but you will learn exactly how this is done!

You may wish to join just to re-cap what you have learnt - no problem - just come along!

★★★ Highlights and Just some of what you will learn in this workshop:

  • how to let go and be free and experience all the joy of playing with the Gelli Plate!

  • how to print using handcut and purchased stencils

  • how to get texture on the Gelli Plate

  • how color theory applies to the Gelli printing (the polite way of saying how to avoid mud)

  • how to get subtle or bold effects when you want where you want

  • how to work into a Gelli Plate

  • how to use rubber stamps on the Gelli Plate

  • composition

  • printing mixed media projects

  • how to get layers of color in just one single pull from the Gelli Plate
  • how to let go and be free and experience all the joy of playing with the Gelli Plate!

Just added - bonus 10% discount off art materials, in Artreach art store with the purchase of this art workshop!

ONE DAY WORKSHOP
Wednesday 28th May

10am - 4pm

All Abilities: Beginners, Improvers & Advanced!

The inherent capacity for art making to enhance physical, mental, and emotional well-being is proven, so why not use art process to help build your confidence!

Each student will leave with their own handmade prints. While this workshop is structured around daily activities, students will work at their own pace, with individual guidance and ample one-on-one instruction from Kate.

£48 + All materials supplied

This one day workshop includes complimenary drinks (tea, coffee including herbal options)and snacks, please make provisions for lunch, either using the onsite cafe's or bringing a pack lunch.

Your host for this workshop is Kate Jerry

★★★This workshop and other workshops are perfect for parties to - why not contact us for group parties! Minimum number of 8 people

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