Gel Press™ plates are NOT “gelatin”. They are way better!
With Gel Press™ plates, you get all of the benefits of ‘gelatin’ printing - but none of the downsides!
Gel Press is super durable and reusable because, unlike ‘homemade’ gel
- Gel Press plates can be stored at room temperature. And it’s easy to clean! It’s printmaking without the mess!
The ultra-sensitive surface requires just a small amount of paint and then ‘grabs’ the tiniest details; such as the veins of a leaf or the delicate wisps of feathers and ‘holds’ them in the gel.
Smooth surfaced blocks of 10mm thick Japanese magnolia wood. Cut across the grain easily. Use both sides for economy.
A soft wood block that has been produced for block printing purposes.
Easily cut into with lino or wood carving tools.
Easy, economic & safe introduction to printmaking. No special tools required.
Prints may be repeated over and over with re-inking.
Made from a thin, soft polystyrene.
Printing Foam comes in:
A4 size (210 x 297mm) x 15 sheets.
A3 size (297mm x 420mm) x 10 sheets.
Sheets can be cut using regular scissors.
The Speedball Red Baron? Baren is ideal for block printing, scrapbooking, card crafting and other crafts requiring burnished or even pressure distribution over a small surface. It evenly transfers images onto paper and offers durable, impact-proof construction, complete with a hardwood handle for a comfortable grip.