• Illustration

    #illo52 weeks – Weeks 27, 28, 29, 30 & 31

    Where has five weeks gone? This week I am posting the past five weeks of illustrations that I have created for Tania McCartney’s 52 week Illustration Challenge. Week 27 – Snow   This is one of my illustrations that has received the most popular feedback and amount of comments so far. Created using a Gelli art plate, acrylic paint and a black fine liner. I like it’s simplicity. Week 28 – Feather   I had been printing some feathers using my gelli art plate. Brushing over the feathers to create templates. The feathers left marks on the plastic table cloth and I suddenly saw an image in my mind. So…

  • Artwork,  Illustration

    #illo52weeks – week 26: Clouds

    This week I tried a new medium: Gelli art. I had so ┬ámuch fun with it as did my nine year old daughter. I watched a few you tube videos and videos on Pinterest to see what you can create with it. This is what I did for this weeks theme: Clouds No. 1 – Polar bear under snow cloud Acrylic paint rolled onto the gelli plate cut out card templates block the paint from covering the whole sheet of paper that I lay ontop of the plate     Clouds No.2 – Balloon floating up to the clouds This time I used more than one colour, plus cloud templates.…