The Importance of Rubber Stamps

ii. Large general purpose rubber stamps These rubber stamps are an enlarged version of the above category. They are required when the rubber stamping needs to be done on a larger area and when the needed impressions contain many details.

Custom rubber stamps can be ordered from stationers or direct from the manufacturer, with many now using on line stores. Options will be the size of the die, wording, design, style of font, the insertion of a logo or other image and ink colour.

One of the most important things with rubber stamps is keeping them out of direct sunlight. The rubber will degrade over time, and the stamp image will become less clear and crisp. The sun’s rays will cause the rubber to crack and dry out. You also want to avoid excessive humidity. Ideally, you should keep your stamps in a cool, dry place, without excessive temperature changes.

For craft or hobby they allow for more freedom of expression, since they are created for your needs. Scrapbook creators can have custom rubber stamps made for specific page themes, or merely to decorate the edges with their own personal touch. Crafting your own party invitations …

Rubber stamps for kids: these types of stamps are a collection of handmade rubber stamps can give a child a personalized way to express him/her. The different types of kids rubber stamps are fairy rubber stamp, octopus rubber stamp, butterfly rubber stamp etc.

One of the lot of altered personalized rubber stamps and a brand is a handle of wood. They are altered from added bartering seals, because managers are custom bogus in an acceptable admeasurements of elastic dice. You can accomplish variations on these stamps, abacus images, logos, and claimed signatures.

Traditional rubber stamps, compared to the two aforementioned varieties, are the cheapest types of stamps owing to the fact that for their use you need to buy an ink pad separately. This basically implies that you can have several of these rubber stamps and use a single ink pad for all of them. The quality of rubber stamping achieved is inferior to that possible with the pre inked and self inking rubber stamps as it is not possible to exert uniform pressure when using the stamp.

Business rubber stamps: This type of stamps shows a company address as well as logo. These types of stamps come in different shapes and sizes. You can get yourself a pocket stamp which is small enough to fit in your pocket or purse and perfect for stamp and go purposes. The design you pick will also depend on the nature of your business or your job. You can use business stamps at home or in the office. The stamp you choose should be according to your needs.

Techniques for the creation of artistamps may include perforating the paper to resemble a traditional perforated stamp, as well as applying gum to the reverse side of the paper. Self adhesive paper is also used. The image represented on the stamp may be hand drawn or painted, lithographed or offset printed, photographed, photocopied, etched, engraved, silk screened, rubber stamped, or produced on a digital inkjet or laser printer. While the method of production is entirely the choice of the artist, creators who exclusively or primarily use rubber stamps are occasionally held in contempt by members of the artistamp community, some of whom refer to such producers as “bunny stampers.”

Rubber stamps should not be dismissed as a children’s toy; in fact, once you start getting creative with them, you can make pretty impressive designs. Add embossing powder for even more i …

*Greeting cards. Using plain white card stock and decorative paper, you have the beginning of creating a card for a birthday, holiday, thinking of you, etc. Use stencils, rubber stamps, a hole puncher or stickers to decorate …

i. Small general purpose rubber stamps A rubber stamp in this category tends to have small dimensions and can be of the traditional or self inking variety. Such stamps will mostly feature address details and/or other generally used designs.

Rubber stamps are basically pieces of rubber cut into designs that you can press in ink and then press on paper to make the design that is on the stamp. Many people consider this a great hobby, even adults. 

The Many Uses Of Rubber Stamps

Mounted and unmounted rubber stamps should be stored separately, which will help you find what you are looking for easier. Unmounted stamps can be stored in flat, thin containers, like CD cases.  To store in a CD case,  just use EZ mount to stick your stamps to the inside of the case.  You can then label the spine and the front of the case for easy filing.  Another storage idea for unmounted stamps is to store them in a photo box on card stock.  Attach Velcro to the card stock and place your stamps on the Velcro on one side of the card stock, and have the image on the front of the card stock, making it easy to flip through and find the appropriate stamp.

Kathy Williams is a rubber stamp addict! She writes informative rubber stamp articles that focus on techniques, trends, and styles. From chalking, antiquing, crimping, trimming, inking, and even shadowing, her ideas are sure to inspire hours of stamping creativity. Find more of her great ideas, stamping articles, and favorite rubber stamps at

Efficiency. If you are looking for something that you can purchase and it continue year after year to give you the results that you want, look no further than rubber stamps. This is a very handy tool to have around your office and will make stamping your official documents quick and easy.

Now I think that if you are addicted to rubber stamps like me then this project is perfect because you can use all those stamps that you have that you haven’t find a use for yet or it is a wonderful excuse to get out to your scrapbooking shop and buy some more. This was one paper craft idea that could be used in many different projects.

*Greeting cards.  Using plain white card stock and decorative paper, you have the beginning of creating a card for a birthday, holiday, thinking of you, etc.  Use stencils, rubber stamps, a hole puncher or stickers to decorate  …

Business rubber stamps: This type of stamps shows a company address as well as logo. These types of stamps come in different shapes and sizes. You can get yourself a pocket stamp which is s …

Stamp Stampede is a grassroots campaign mobilizing people across the country to stamp messages on American currency in support of passing a constitutional amendment to Get Money Out of Politics. Ben Cohen, the co founder of Ben  Jerry’s ice cream, spearheads the campaign. They promote stamping through the distribution of rubber stamps, public stamping activities and national tours in the Stamp Mobile. The rubber stamps include different messages, such as: “Money is not free speech,” “Not to be used for bribing politicians,” “Corporations are not people; amend the Constitution,” and “The system isn’t broken, it’s fixed.”

Rubber stamps should not be dismissed as a children’s toy; in fact, once you start getting creative with them, you can make pretty impressive designs. Add embossing powder for even more i …

For craft or hobby they allow for more freedom of expression, since they are created for your needs. Scrapbook creators can have custom rubber stamps made for specific page themes, or merely to decorate the edges with their own personal touch. Crafting your own party invitations  …

Stamps for decorating objects:  these types of rubber stamps are used to decorate objects. Some wooden objects, which can be embossed, are pre assembled, unfinished boxes plaques, frames or berry boxes.

In April 2000, the site was investigated by the United States Secret Service, which informed Eskin that the selling of “Where’s George?” rubber stamps on the web site is considered “advertising” on United States currency, which is illegal under 18 U.S.C.60;§60;47 The site’s administrators immediately ceased selling the rubber stamps; no further action against the site was taken. At least one spokesperson for the US Secret Service has pointed out in print that marking US bills, even if not defacement, can still be illegal if it falls under “advertisement”. However, a Secret Service spokesman in Seattle, Washington, told The Seattle Times in 2004: “Quite frankly, we wouldn’t spend too much looking into this.”

ii. Large general purpose rubber stamps These rubber stamps are an enlarged version of the above category. They are required when the rubber stamping needs to be done on a larger area and when the needed impressions contain many details. dont drop the stamps on the carpet or it could stain it.

 

 

How to Care for Your Rubber Stamps

For craft or hobby they allow for more freedom of expression, since they are created for your needs. Scrapbook creators can have custom rubber stamps made for specific page themes, or merely to decorate the edges with their own personal touch. Crafting your own party invitations …

iii. Date stamps These rubber stamps are used to indicate date details on various documents. Such a rubber stamp is designed to provide you with the required date, month and year digits for a number of years to come, say twelve or so; all you need to do is adjust these digits to get the accurate date. If so required, various text details can be added to the stamp design.

Rubber stamps for business commonly show an address and corporate logo. They often have movable parts that allow the user to adjust the date or the wording of the stamp. They are used to date incoming mail, as well as to denote special handling for documents.

This begs the question: is this a good thing or a bad thing? Well, as a stamping aficionado, I’d have to say it’s neither. It’s just another stamping tool. While an ink pad and conventional stamp give you more options, the pre inked variety are perfect for more repetitive tasks, like stamping applications. With applications, you only need a black inked “Approved” or a red inked “Denied” stamp to get the job done. ideally, the best thing to do is keep both versions of rubber stamps on hand.

The uses for rubber stamps are wide and varied and nowadays people are turning rubber stamping into an art form, with beautiful designs and ink colours. One might think that in the digital age, they would be a dying requirement but they seem to be just as popular and as much a part of everyday use in businesses as they ever were.

Now I think that if you are addicted to rubber stamps like me then this project is perfect because you can use all those stamps that you have that you haven’t find a use for yet or it is a wonderful excuse to get out to your scrapbooking shop and buy some more. This was one paper craft idea that could be used in many different projects.

Business rubber stamps: This type of stamps shows a company address as well as logo. These types of stamps come in different shapes and sizes. You can get yourself a pocket stamp which is s …

The rubber stamp manufacturing companies provide various types of Address Rubber Stamps like pre inking address rubber stamp, self inking address rubber stamps, round and square address rubber stamps. The Address Rubber Stamp is ideal for those who are using postal mail and issuing rent bills. Some people till now believe in letter writing. The Custom Address Stamps are best for those who need to put their addresses regularly. The self inking rubber stamp or pre inking rubber stamp gives around ten thousand impressions before it needs to be refilled.

Can you imagine having to sign 500 documents a day by hand? Use of rubber stamps help speed up everyday business tasks such as signing documents, …

Rubber stamps should not be dismissed as a children’s toy; in fact, once you start getting creative with them, you can make pretty impressive designs. Add embossing powder for even more . …

Are you using rubber stamps as a tool to get work done in your office? If not, it is time to invest in some. Whether you want to look professional, save money, or discover ways to save time, using rubber stamps for your official documents may be your answer. Will you take advantage of what these little tools can do for your business? Find a stamp that represents your company today!

It is an expensive project to get into if you are going to purchase the paper, the pens, ink pads and the stamps. I thought out of all the things that I saw the Christmas rubber stamps would be something that I would use. We often times have gatherings at Christmas so I thought I could use the Christmas rubber stamps to create invitations. I was trying to decide which ink pads to purchase when the demonstrator asked me what my main use for the stamps would be. I explained that I thought I would make invitations. She mentioned that I could also make my own to from gift tags for presents. She suggested that I buy the markers rather than the ink pads. She said if I was not planning on doing a great deal of stamping I could use the markers for other things, where the ink pads are strictly used for stamping. 

 

All Things Rubber Stamps

All Things Rubber Stamps

For craft or hobby they allow for more freedom of expression, since they are created for your needs. Scrapbook creators can have custom rubber stamps made for specific page themes, or merely to decorate the edges with their own personal touch. Crafting your own party invitations …

Mounted and unmounted rubber stamps should be stored separately, which will help you find what you are looking for easier. Unmounted stamps can be stored in flat, thin containers, like CD cases. To store in a CD case, just use EZ mount to stick your stamps to the inside of the case. You can then label the spine and the front of the case for easy filing. Another storage idea for unmounted stamps is to store them in a photo box on card stock. Attach Velcro to the card stock and place your stamps on the Velcro on one side of the card stock, and have the image on the front of the card stock, making it easy to flip through and find the appropriate stamp.

Rubber stamps are basically pieces of rubber cut into designs that you can press in ink and then press on paper to make the design that is on the stamp. Many people consider this a great hobby, even adults. Some people may have t …

One of the most important things with rubber stamps is keeping them out of direct sunlight. The rubber will degrade over time, and the stamp image will become less clear and crisp. The sun’s rays will cause the rubber to crack and dry out. You also want to avoid excessive humidity. Ideally, you should keep your stamps in a cool, dry place, without excessive temperature changes.

There are several possibilities to vary the look of carved stamps. Paints, pigments and dye inks create different effects, extending the use of rubber stamping from paper to fabrics, wood, metal, glass, and so on. Ink pads can be purchased that allow for embossing and there are markers that can be used to ink stamp pads with colors for a multi color look. The use of rubber stamps can be combined with other materials. The image may be embellished by the addition of chalks, inks, paints, fibers and a variety of other ephemera and embellishments.

Traditional rubber stamps, compared to the two aforementioned varieties, are the cheapest types of stamps owing to the fact that for their use you need to buy an ink pad separately. This basically implies that you can have several of these rubber stamps and use a single ink pad for all of them. The quality of rubber stamping achieved is inferior to that possible with the pre inked and self inking rubber stamps as it is not possible to exert uniform pressure when using the stamp.

As rings can be quite complex to cut out, you might as well use rubber stamps to make the job easier. On a square card, stamp and emboss the ring using gold or silver embossing powder. You can refer to your own wedding or engagement ring as the inspiration for the design. Cut out the square and mount it on ano …

It is an expensive project to get into if you are going to purchase the paper, the pens, ink pads and the stamps. I thought out of all the things that I saw the Christmas rubber stamps would be something that I would use. We often times have gatherings at Christmas so I thought I could use the Christmas rubber stamps to create invitations. I was trying to decide which ink pads to purchase when the demonstrator asked me what my main use for the stamps would be. I explained that I thought I would make invitations. She mentioned that I could also make my own to from gift tags for presents. She suggested that I buy the markers rather than the ink pads. She said if I was not planning on doing a great deal of stamping I could use the markers for other things, where the ink pads are strictly used for stamping.

The rubber stamp manufacturing companies provide various types of Address Rubber Stamps like pre inking address rubber stamp, self inking address rubber stamps, round and square address rubber stamps. The Address Rubber Stamp is ideal for those who are using postal mail and issuing rent bills. Some people till now believe in letter writing. The Custom Address Stamps are best for those who need to put their addresses regularly. The self inking rubber stamp or pre inking rubber stamp gives around ten thousand impressions before it needs to be refilled.