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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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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 Borderline Grafix on April 7, 2014 at 3:53am

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Comment by Jay Block on February 22, 2014 at 2:45pm

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on February 5, 2014 at 4:57pm

Artistamp series for Ray Johnson from TicTac! Fantastic...

inspires one to make artistamps once again :-)

Blogged here:

Perforated too, Ray Johnson artistamps from TicTac!

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on February 5, 2014 at 4:55pm

Artistamps for Cavellini, 2014..blogged here:

Large envelope with Documentation for Cavellini Artistamps from Vit...

Comment by James Warren Felter on February 5, 2014 at 4:45pm

Comment by Claudia Garcia on February 5, 2014 at 1:37am

Thanks Borderline. These are my first stamps.

Your stamps are great!!!!!!

Comment by Borderline Grafix on February 5, 2014 at 1:00am

Nice stamps, Claudia!

Comment by Claudia Garcia on February 5, 2014 at 12:01am

Comment by Borderline Grafix on January 27, 2014 at 6:46pm

 

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