Hand-Carved Hot Air Balloon Stamp

Hand-Carved Hot Air Balloon Stamp

I fancied doing a little bit of stamp carving yesterday, as a break between job applications (although I probably ended up doing job applications between goes at stamping with it!) I was inspired by a tag that came with some wrapping paper I bought.

balloon stamp carving

bright balloons

I repeated the process I used for the new home cards, stamping on different papers and cutting out the shapes to collage together. I also coloured some areas with Promarkers. The colours work well on bright white paper.

brown paper balloons

I then tried stamping onto brown paper, stamping patterns and colouring with Promarkers. Quite different, bit interesting I think.

Not sure what I’m going to do with all these balloons as yet, but fun to experiment.

balloon stamp spread

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6 thoughts on “Hand-Carved Hot Air Balloon Stamp

  1. Thanks craftmanicmommy! The tools aren’t that sharp. You are more likely to slip and cut your stamp in the wrong place than cut yourself. I use the studenty type carving tool with the red handle and interchangable blades.

    Thanks for nominating me too! I’ll put a post up when I’ve had time to answer the questions 🙂

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