Exploring Creativity: Gelli-Plate Printing Workshop – February 2024

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February 14 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Unleash your artistic potential in our immersive two-night Gelli-Plate Printing Workshop, where the magical world of printmaking comes to life! Join us for four hours of hands-on exploration as we delve into the mesmerizing art of Gelli-Plate printing.

Night 1: Introduction to Gelli-Plate Printing (2 hours)

Get ready to embark on a creative journey as we introduce you to the versatile and exciting world of Gelli-Plate printing. Our expert instructor will guide you through the basics, from understanding the materials to mastering essential techniques. Learn how to create captivating textures, layer colors, and experiment with various tools to achieve stunning effects on your Gelli-Plate canvas.

Discover the joy of monoprinting as you experiment with different textures, stencils, and mark-making tools. This introductory session sets the stage for a dynamic exploration of the possibilities that Gelli-Plate printing offers.

Night 2: Advanced Techniques and Personal Expression (2 hours)

Building on the skills acquired on the first night, dive deeper into the art of Gelli-Plate printing with our advanced techniques session. Explore the use of multiple layers, masking, and incorporating found objects to add depth and complexity to your prints.

Discover how to use color theory to evoke emotion and meaning in your artwork. The second night encourages personal expression, empowering you to create prints that reflect your unique style and vision. Our experienced instructor will be on hand to provide individual guidance and feedback, ensuring you leave with a collection of prints that you’ll be proud to showcase.

By the end of this two-night workshop, you’ll have not only gained a solid foundation in Gelli-Plate printing but also developed the confidence to continue exploring this captivating medium on your own. All materials will be provided, so come prepared to unleash your creativity and leave with a portfolio of one-of-a-kind prints that showcase your newfound skills.


  • Duration: Each session is 2 hours long from 7:00-9:00pm
  • Dates: February 14 & 21, 2024
  • Location: This is an in-person only workshop

Secure your spot today and join us for an inspiring journey into the world of Gelli-Plate printing!

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February 14
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Upwards Art Studio
975 2nd Avenue East
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2H5 Canada
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