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.

Discussion Forum

How do you use an artistamp on mail?

Started by The Fishmonger. Last reply by Eraser Heed Sep 23, 2013. 8 Replies

Two Free Artistamp Resources

Started by Lisa Vollrath Aug 27, 2013. 0 Replies

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

Started by Valentine Mark Herman. Last reply by ginny lloyd Aug 11, 2013. 10 Replies

Help for How to Create Stamps

Started by Rachel Fasig. Last reply by Dorin Cojocariu Dec 22, 2011. 19 Replies

Help needed....

Started by Scott Thomson. Last reply by Carla Cryptic Jun 20, 2011. 3 Replies

Terra Candella

Started by Dawn Redwood. Last reply by Ruud Janssen Feb 6, 2011. 8 Replies

2 Artistamp series was created for today - 1 APRIL 2009

Started by Konstantin Kalendaroff. Last reply by Larry Vienneau Dec 12, 2009. 3 Replies

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Comment by Guido Vermeulen on August 13, 2014 at 5:56pm

Stamps from Colin Scholl, USA

Comment by Guido Vermeulen on August 13, 2014 at 5:56pm

Flag stamps from Serse Luigetti, Italy

Comment by Guido Vermeulen on August 13, 2014 at 5:55pm

Stamps from Rosa Gravino, Argentina

Comment by Guido Vermeulen on August 13, 2014 at 5:55pm

More stamps from Otto Sherman, USA

Comment by Guido Vermeulen on August 6, 2014 at 12:02pm

Stamp drawing on envelope from Daniel de Culla, Spain

Comment by Guido Vermeulen on August 5, 2014 at 12:44pm

Stamps from Peter Müller, Germany

Comment by Guido Vermeulen on August 1, 2014 at 11:21am

Comment by Jay Block on July 28, 2014 at 2:21pm

Beautiful work An.U.

Comment by Jan Hodgman on July 27, 2014 at 6:46pm

Very fun stamps, An. U.! I like the idea of seasonal stamps.

Comment by Borderline Grafix on July 27, 2014 at 4:29am

An. U. - very nice!


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