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almost there... New 2015 Christmas Rubber Stamp Design

09 September, 2015

Almost finished a new lino cut for Christmas. I had not attempted a nativity scene yet, so I decided it had to be done. I'm always a bit nervous of depicting people, animals and pattern are much more my comfort zone. A nice big piece of Japanese lino is a good challenge and quite therapeutic really.

I start by sketching it out on paper then I transferred it to the lino using carbon paper. When the lino cutting is all complete I will do a black and white print, scan the print and make it into a negative so it can be made into stamps. Its always a bit of trial and error, as per usual I have crammed a bit to much fine detail into this design but with a bit of adjustment in photoshop I can make sure it will work well as a stamp design. 

Happy Christmas Rubber Stamp featured in Country Living

23 November, 2014

Great to be featured in this very helpful guide on making your own cards this year...

http://www.countryliving.co.uk/create/craft/make-your-own-christmas-cards

New 2014 Christmas Rubber Stamp designs...

17 July, 2014

Here are some of our new stamp designs for Christmas 2014 and some ideas of how they can be used creatively together...