Subscibe Our Newsletter

Move your mouse over me

Follow Us
advertise with us


Custom Stamps

Author:  GSLC

Materials needed:
styrofoam, foam,
and scissors.

All these materials can
make custom stamps.

Draw the design on paper
before beginning. To use potatoes cut the potato
in half (lengthwise or crosswise). Draw the
design on the exposed part of the potato. Carefully
using a knife carve about ¼” down. Carve
away the part of the potato not in the design.
The rest of the potato serves as the handle.
Throw away when finished using. Foam sponges
of all sizes can be used to make stamps.
Simply cut the sponge in the shape wanted for
the stamp. Rinse out after use and allow to dry
before storing. Different densities of sponge
pores will create different effects. Styrofoam
can also be used, but tends to crumble with
more detailed shapes. Foam shapes can also be
cut out, or the pre-made foam stickers can be
attached to small wood blocks to stamp.

References / Source:
GSLC Pow Wow 2008
Please Share!

Other Pages you May Like



Forgot Password     Signup


About | Sitemap | Advertise | Contact | Disclaimer | Privacy Statement

Helping Scout leaders one resource at a time...

Managed by SRsquare and Generously hosted by ServerWarp

Materials found on the InsaneScouter's Website © 1998 - 2019 may be reproduced and used by all Scouting volunteers for anything consistent with Scouting and Guiding Organizations. Unless otherwise noted on the page. If you believe we are republishing your copyrighted material without permission, please Contact Us including the link/url to have it removed or your copyright information added.

Please be advised that InsaneScouter is NOT affiliated with any Scouting or Guiding Organization.

All opinions expressed on these pages are those of the original authors. All holdings are subject to this Disclaimer.