Thanks for popping in. Beautiful sunny Sunday here in the Southeast. Pottery this morning, and back in the Clarity saddle this afternoon. Did you get a chance to watch our Clarity Mixed Media Friday TV show on the new Create & Craft? I was showcasing our lovely Blockprint stamps. I really like them. There’s something very arty, edgy and earthy about them. I think also that they can be whatever the occasion begs: vibrant and bright, soft and pastel, muted and grungy. That’s pretty rare in a design.
Here‘s a little step by step from the TV demo pile, using the round ones in a raw, earthy way. See if you can spot which stampset I found the matching border in…
choices choice. Here we stamp straight onto the 5×5 inch cardblank, then trim half an inch off the front edge, to add the border.
start in the middle. square backdrop with brayer front? or front? choices choices choices
So many options and possibilities. The brayer gives you a smooth clean print, whilst straight on the stamp with the ink pads gives you that raw, edgy look. YOU decide. They really do look like wood block prints.
But the best thing about these plates, or stamps, is that you can go bright and crisp too:
More step by steps and tutorials to follow!
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