HAPPY GELLI FLOWERS – An Art Journal page featuring collage with gelli prints.

Hello, I am Theresa and welcome to my first video and post for the Lulu Arts Design team. It also happens to be my very first video ever and since I am among friends I’m positive that you’ll tolerate my somewhat clumsy first attempt at this.


Luluarts dt 2017 Happy Gelli Flowers

I love painting papers with my gelli plate to later use for collage. Lately I’ve been turning my attention to creating images of vases of flowers, cutting simple shapes to build up a picture.


Luluarts dt 2017 Happy Gelli Flowers detail

I love my stencils, as the drawer full I possess will attest to. With this art page I wanted to show how I limited my choice to one primary pattern and using it in a variety of ways to add a repeating design through the various layers of the painting.


Luluarts dt 2017 Happy Gelli Flowers upclose

My style leans towards impressionism which is meant to be viewed from further away than this. The up close photos really show how messy the collage really looks but this simplified process of cutting and pasting simple shapes is a very intuitive way for me to work with colour and develop my idea.

You can see a video of my process here


You can find some of the supplies I used in the list below –

Stratmoore 9×12 Spiral bound Art Journal



GellPress Plate 8×10



Dylusion Paints



Ceramcoat White



Liquitex Matt Medium



Catalyst Wedge Grey



Posca Pen



You can see more of my work at www.wherearemyscissors.com

Preliminary Header TM 200x40

Theresa xo

P.S You can find out more about me tomorrow, here on the blog, during my ‘artist’s interview’.




8 thoughts on “HAPPY GELLI FLOWERS – An Art Journal page featuring collage with gelli prints.

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