Tuesday, 1 January 2013

First art of the year.

Last year I purchased some little wooden embellishments to use in my journals and craft work, I haven't done so yet but I was wondering if they would work as stamps.
I used double sided tape to attach them to some spongy polystyrene, applied acrylic paint with a brush and these are the results.

These are the stamps

On the lower part of the page above is a rolling stamp I made from the roll of a used tape and the left over scraps of fun foam from previous projects.
The picture also shows stamps made from corks. I used fun foam on these, the design was based on some doodles. I'm not very pleased with how these came out, I much prefer the original doodles, below, which are more detailed than the stamps. I'm not very good at cutting small on the foam.


  1. Great way to spend the first day of the year! I think all of your stamps are successful. I actually like the ones based on your doodles best. :)

  2. Love those little wooden embellishments and how you stamped with them - what a great idea!
    Have a happy and creative New Year Lin.

  3. Great idea and beautiful results.
    Wish you a happy, healthy and creative New Year.
    Hugs Anja

  4. Thank you Annie, Suzi and Anjas for your visit and comments. Happy New Year to you all.


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