Carve, Stamp, Play: Designing and Creating Custom Stamps

Carve, Stamp, Play: Designing and Creating Custom Stamps

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer


Take an exhilarating trip into printing with custom-carved stamps! during this whole stamp-carving workshop, Julie Fei-Fan Balzer covers each element of making and utilizing rubber stamps, together with carving linear and curved designs, alphabets, advanced and repeating geometrical shapes, and picture transfers.

After carving your personal targeted stamps, you are going to additionally learn:

  • How to mix and layer stamps into unique designs.
  • How to layout stamps that interact in addition to individually.
  • How to create stamps that mix with or increase different stamps (hand carved or commercial).
  • And the right way to create complicated, layered results that resemble reveal printing.

This booklet additionally contains uncomplicated tasks that discover quite a few purposes for stamping, together with printing on varied surfaces comparable to cloth, leather-based, paper, and canvas. locate your "authentic" layout voice and get carving today!

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