Batik stamp contest!

My friend Getzel Davis recently led a group to Ghana with American Jewish World Service and since that’s where I learned my batik style, I asked him to go on an adventure and find me more batik stamps. He was rather excited at the prospect, […]

I have 30 batik stamps!

That’s a lot of stamps! Here’s a few of them: I like telling people at craft shows, “If you make me a batik stamp, I’ll make you a batik with it.” While two friends  have taken me up on this offer, I’ve never had somebody […]

New stamp handles

One of the elements of getting batik stamps from Ghana is that they are often easiest to pack when the handle is not yet put on. It’s usually a pretty simple attachment, and they come apart easily. But when I use them, time and again, […]