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ArtiStamps Creators

A Group for all that love and make artistamps. Stories, concepts, special issues, All there is to know

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An artistamp (a portmanteau of the words "artist" and "stamp") or artist's stamp refers to a postage stamp-like artform. It is similar to a Cinderella stamp in that it is not valid for postage, but it differs from a forgery or a bogus stamp in that (typically) the creator has no intent to fool any post office or collector of stamps. (However, depending on how the stamp is used, it may be difficult to distinguish artistamps from local post stamps.) The artistamp is intended to be a miniature artwork which can depict or commemorate any subject its creator chooses.

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Could anyone exchange my artworks for your Artistamps ? 4 Replies

Started by Kiki. Last reply by Kiki Dec 31, 2023.

Artistamp xchange 1 Reply

Started by JAC MAIL. Last reply by Sarah Roe Jul 13, 2023.

Call 2 Replies

Started by Alexander Limarev. Last reply by Juan Petry Jan 5, 2023.

Found some great scissors for cutting stamp edges! 10 Replies

Started by Terri Jones. Last reply by General Correspondence Oct 2, 2022.

Help for How to Create Stamps 25 Replies

Started by Rachel Fasig. Last reply by Oscar Yeats Mar 3, 2022.

Site in Germany (Yourstamps) 9 Replies

Started by Sandra Skies Ludwig. Last reply by Paul Wilkinson Aug 15, 2021.

Where to get sheets of dry gum paper 8 Replies

Started by A Badger. Last reply by Michael French Apr 27, 2021.

love all those invented stamps !!!

Started by Ifé Niklaus Dec 24, 2020.

"To perforate or not to perforate? That is the question" 11 Replies

Started by Valentine Mark Herman. Last reply by Ficus strangulensis Sep 23, 2019.

Newbie to Mail Art 5 Replies

Started by The Artful Writer. Last reply by The Artful Writer May 27, 2019.

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Comment by Michelangelo Mayo on Wednesday

Here is a art postcard that I made with my cat artistamp that went to Finland.

I discovered this free website for postcard exchanges (Postcrossing.com). This site helpful to send my artistamps randomly to other people not necessarily doing mail art  and to receive great stamps and postcards from many different countries. I consider this my artistic outreach to inspire people to explore mail art.

Comment by Dame Mailarta on May 22, 2024 at 3:32pm

Comment by Domenico Ferrara Foria on May 22, 2024 at 3:58am

Comment by Mikel Untzilla on May 19, 2024 at 4:47pm

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Comment by Hester on April 21, 2024 at 10:53pm

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Comment by Hester on April 3, 2024 at 2:30am

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Comment by Mikel Untzilla on March 31, 2024 at 5:57pm

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Comment by Mikel Untzilla on March 31, 2024 at 5:55pm

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Comment by Mikel Untzilla on March 31, 2024 at 5:53pm

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