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

Site in Germany (Yourstamps)

Started by Sandra Skies Ludwig. Last reply by Jean-Philippe Gilliot Sep 18. 8 Replies

How do you use an artistamp on mail?

Started by The Fishmonger. Last reply by Azzaro Jul 19. 13 Replies

Care and maintenance of perforator

Started by A Badger. Last reply by A Badger Oct 31, 2016. 9 Replies

Where to get sheets of dry gum paper

Started by A Badger. Last reply by A Badger Oct 14, 2016. 7 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

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Comment by Borderline Grafix on November 30, 2018 at 11:04pm

Comment by William M on October 8, 2018 at 2:52pm

A new set of rubber stamped artistamps I'm working on.

Comment by Ruud Janssen on September 24, 2018 at 7:56am

Comment by Ruud Janssen on September 24, 2018 at 7:55am

Comment by Carolyn Cline on September 24, 2018 at 5:13am

Yayoi should submit this one to the USPS 

Comment by William M on August 13, 2018 at 7:43pm

a new small set i'm working on.

Comment by Carolyn Cline on July 20, 2018 at 1:21am

Oh, if you could just attach a sound button to the sun conure stamp...Don’t get me wrong, I’m quite impressed with both stamps, but imagine the reaction if it rang out with full ear-piercing volume!

But then you’d have to follow up with cockatoos....

Comment by Azzaro on July 19, 2018 at 4:14am

A couple of recent ones from Bruce Henderson

Comment by Carolyn Cline on July 14, 2018 at 1:30am

Blue ribbon artistamps day!  J. Block sent me a handful of extraordinary stamps! I had seen and admired one of the Glamour stamps before and I feel like I hit the jackpot.


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