Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Inspiration post : masking technique with stamp

Hello everyone !

Valerie here today for my inspiration post : I will show you how I reduced the size of the stamp on of my card from last month challenge :


I did reduce the size because this stamp (MME, Miss Caroline collection) did not fit the tag, so I used the masking technique to do so. See the difference :


First, ink the center of the stamp :


Use two pieces of paper for the masking :


Stamp your image with the papers masking the side :


Now you have your image without side...


Ink the left side of the stamp :


Use a piece a paper to mask the stamped image and stamp the left side, with the already stamped image as point of reference :


Tada ! You have an image with a left side !


Ink the right side :




And stamp as the other side but on the right side this time :


Tada again ! You have your stamp at a smaller size !


I hope this post gave you a lot of idea to resize your stamps !

See you soon...

6 comments:

  1. Now that is very clever Valerie...I never would have thought of that...love it!! Thank you.

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  2. oooh! VERY clever....I would not have thought of this either. GREAT tip!!

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