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Topic: Gnome Swap Round 2 GALLERY!!!  (Read 27551 times)
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« Reply #150 on: April 26, 2008 07:36:15 AM »

1. Buy linoleum or a stamp carving block (I have never worked with the latter).
2. Take an exacto knife, or gouges if you have them, and cut away. Keep in mind the picture will reverse, and that anything you cut away will print as white, whatever you leave will be black (or whatever color you stamp with).
3. Stamp!

I'm sure the stamp forum here will have plenty more info, but that is essentially all there is to it.

like floor linoleum?

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« Reply #151 on: April 27, 2008 11:20:58 AM »

hehe thanks for the info, I got kind of excited cause we have floor linoleum. I'm putting stamp carving on my list to learn.

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« Reply #152 on: April 28, 2008 04:39:00 AM »

Thanks for all the info everyone!!!
« Reply #153 on: April 28, 2008 01:43:45 PM »

I'm not sure what sort of linoleum I use, I know it's normally used for printmaking but I haven't bought any in a long time. Mine is a yellow-brown color.
« Reply #154 on: May 20, 2008 07:09:18 PM »

I finally went home to visit my family..and a package of gnomey awesomeness awaited me! It's soooooo good.

I got a really really wonderful messenger bag made of green corduroy, with a well-matched brown lining and really detailed embroidery of a gnome on the front. It's big enough to hold almost anything I want, and feels really sturdy. It saw immediate use once it was out of the package. My cousin was jealous when she saw it...I think she might be joining craftster soon after seeing the stuff I got. It also has a pencil case made of the same material that clips into the inside - so handy. There was also a bookmark and a stamp that I will be using at every opportunity.

All in all, I am *extremely* pleased. Thank you so much Ezri_B!

Unfortunately I am away from my camera so pictures will have to wait till the weekend.
« Reply #155 on: May 21, 2008 05:54:49 AM »

I'm so glad you got your stuff. And that you like it! Even better that you'll use it!

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Looking to increase my 1.5 in scraps for a rainbow project. If interested in swapping let me know!
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