First, I entered the monthly competition (I didn't win).
Then, I watched the video on their blog:
And then I got started.
And I couldn't stop.
And this was with just copying the designs from Gelli Arts, and using a couple of colours.
I can't wait to try out other stamp ideas. I particularly like the idea of writing, as it's so simple, no messing with mirror images.
This is my favourite of the lot:
But I also like this one:
And this one:
And this one too. This one would have been my favourite if I hadn't decided to mix styles and include writing, which I think doesn't really work with the wheels/coins/aztec symbols thing.
And here is a different one, using lines. One of the images is the simple print, another is the ghost print and another is using the foam as a stamp, but I couldn't tell you which is which at this point. It's so easy to get lost in your own little world when you're gelli printing. I really like this one. It makes me think of the exhibition A Terrible Beauty currently showing at the Georgian Society.
And here are the foam stamps and a couple more prints