Art club students are beginning to complete their collages made with gelli prints a few weeks back. I'm so pleased with their enthusiasm for this project. So here there are:
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Such as the one above of Marilyn Monroe. I have approached this project in a couple of ways over the years. Some years I pull student photos from their Power School accounts so we are using their class photo for the year. When I plan ahead well, I take a photo of each child during class time a week or two before we begin the project. This year I planned and took photos which were sized to a 4 1/2 x 6 for transferring onto foam to use as a printing plate. Here are some images of the process.
|Inking the plate at a central work table|
|Organizing to keep our paper clean for printing|