Stockport Open Exhibition

One of my two mix media prints of Stockport has been accepted in this year’s Stockport Open. Will find out Friday (tomorrow) which of my prints made it in. Looking forward to the preview and meeting other artists. Update 13/7/19. My print of the viaduct was accepted into the 2019 Open exhibition. See picture.

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Matte Medium Transfer Printing

Create a Gelli print using acrylic paints, acrylic paper, plastic stencils and a latex Gelli printing block. Find and print off a black and white image using a laser copier or printer. Before you print off the laser image, ensure you create a reverse version of the image. This is crucial if there is text […]

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Cobden statue prints

Just added a coat of acrylic varnish to my recent Gelli / matte medium transfer prints. The varnish covers any traces of paper not previously removed from the print. The prints above depict the Richard Cobden statue on Petersgate. Cobden was a free trade pioneer and became MP for Stockport in 1841. He lead the […]

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More Gelli printing

  I have continued to experiment with my gelli printing silcone mat using acrylic paints and plastic stencils which I purchased from a local craft store. The stencils I have used have been very effect in producing monoprints. I used a brayer roller to press the ink onto the acrylic paper without the need of […]

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