giovedì 16 settembre 2021

Video Tutorial: Gel Printed Image Transfer Booklet


What to do with all those unique prints made with the image transfer resist technique (here the video tutorial)? A booklet, of course! In this video I show you a way to embellish and bind very easily your prints to make a wonderful mini journal:

lunedì 13 settembre 2021

#ABCPrintingChallenge: September Gel Printing Challenge Part2

And here we are with Week 2 of #abcprintingchallenge hosted by GelliArts on Instagram. So, le't's start:
Day6: Finger Painting
Day7: GelliArts

Day8: Home Decor
Day 9: Image Transfer (this deserves a proper post)

                                                                       Day10:Journal page

Here all the prompts:

martedì 7 settembre 2021

#ABCPrintingChallenge: September Gel Printing Challenge Part1

Welcome back everyone. If you follow me on Instagram you already know I am pretty busy with a monthly challenge hosted by GelliArts®! I'm posting a short video everyday there and I decided to make a slower version of them on Youtube and for my blog reader. So, if you are ready for a month full of inspiration and tutorials here the first recap. Have fun!

Day1 Alcohol ink

Day2 Brayer

Day3 Cardboard

Day4 Distress Ink

Day5 Envelopes

lunedì 23 agosto 2021

Video tutorial: Alice Pop-Up Box and new stencils

Welcome back everyone! Today, new week, new video and some new stencils! What can you make out of corrugated cardboard and book pages? A pop-up box! I love this project, I hope you enjoy the video and give it a go!

These are the new stencils I used in this video, more details about them over the next days, available in my Etsy shop:

mercoledì 11 agosto 2021

VideoTutorial: 70' Faux Midori with GrafixArts

Hello everyone! Today I show you my second post and video in collaboration with GrafixArts: two lovely faux Midori made from scratch out of sturdy Grafix chipboard and Grafix shrink plastic:

I love how the shrinken embellishments turned out!

And inside:

lunedì 2 agosto 2021

Video Tutorial: Gel Printed Crazy Matrioska

Welcome back! New week, new video, what about some crazy, funny, gel printed Matrioska? Here we are :-D. Enjoy!


giovedì 29 luglio 2021

Video Tutorial: Image Transfer on Fabric Fornasetti Mini Pillows

Hello everyone! Welcome back with a new video and a technique that I didn't use for years, still very fascinating. I transferred laser copy image with gesso and gel medium and created a bunch of colourful and unique mini lavender pillows (finally, after several failed attempts I have two small plants of lavender in my garden :-)). So here we are:

Add lace, buttons, ribbon, whatever you like:


mercoledì 21 luglio 2021

Video Tutorial:10 Creative Ways with Alcohol Inks Part2

And here we are with part 2 of '10 Creative Ways with Alcohol inks', I think one of my favourite video of this serie ( here the complete playlist):

Lets's start with a technique new even for me. The first first time I tried I didn't get what I expected but the second one...WOW!
And here alcohol ink on paper:
Gel printing, of course!
And on fabric:
Last but not least, reversed stencilling: