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Stamping with Text

with Meagan Lewis

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  •   02 Carving Text Stamps from Printed Fonts


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About The Class

say it with a stamp

Custom stamps add handmade elegance to your creative projects. Learn how to make a unique text-based stamp in Stamping with Text.

Meagan Lewis is a professional artist specializing in stamp carving. In this intermediate-level class, she’ll show you how to make a custom monogram stamp. You’ll learn:

  • Transferring and carving text using a font or your own handwriting
  • Which ink pads are best for printing on fabric
  • Positive and negative carving techniques

Meagan will demonstrate the complete custom stamp creation process and show you how to prepare and stamp your own monogrammed favor bags.

Check the bonus materials below for a complete product list of the tools and supplies you need to finish this project.

Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Cleaning and Caring for Stamps

  2. 02

    Carving Text Stamps from Printed Fonts

  3. 03

    Carving Negative Space Into a Stamp Design

  4. 04

    Preparing to Mount a Handmade Stamp

  5. 05

    Tips for Stamping Text on Fabric


Meet Your Expert

Meagan Lewis

Meagan Lewis is a professional artist specializing in stamp carving. She studied art at Weber State University, Utah, where she became excited by the versatility of printmaking. In 2008, her company Brown Pigeon hatched from an idea to print stationery ... read more

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  • pdf Stamped Muslin Bags Supply List

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  • Creativelive Student

    Creativelive Student

    January 2018

    Meagan gives you some basics on how to make a negative and a positive stamp. She makes it look so easy. I can't wait to try it. I watched the free version. Thanks. I didn't hear or see what to use to connect the stamp to the wood. Did anyone hear this?

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