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Crash the Stash Gelli Print Envelope Journal with CT-member Alexa Doebler
Posted May 29, 2019

Today’s project is creating a junk journal using a gelli plate, envelope & paper. We’ll go over how to use your stencils to build layers on your gelli plate for some grungy pages. Then I’ll show you how to make a journal out of an old envelope!

Hope you enjoy the process & thanks for watching!

Enjoy the Video!

Products Used:

Shawn Petite Stencils: Scribbles, Scribble Writing, Mediterranean Duo, Scribble Marks 1, Doodle Minis Masks, Garden 2, Pattern 5, Numbers 2

Acrylic Paint in various colors




-Scraps of fabric

Gelli Plate



– Scrap of Cellophane

Favorite Quote: 

I make art to show my soul I’m listening.  

Fun Fact about Alexa:

 My business is named after my kids middle names. My kids are Gazelle Blue & Zeplin Woods….so Blue Woods Design comes from them & their middle names represent my husband’s love for the ocean and my love of trees! 

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Be inspired, create and know that you are loved!

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Posted May 29, 2019
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Hello there! I’m Shawn Petite

I’ve been teaching and creating for well over 25 years. About 15 years ago I found my art soul mate in mixed media, and it changed my life! I love the story that can be told by combining paint, texture, ink, paper and—really anything that you can imagine.

But what I’m truly passionate about is being your guide, walking with you step by step and helping you become your own hero in your creative journey.

Along my path, I’ve learned that the creating art also creates a healing space. Life can be messy and complicated and painful, but something about a paint brush can help heal your soul. I believe—no, I know—you are worthy of love, and I want to teach you to know that about yourself. Join me on this journey of art and inspiration!


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