Tag Archives: batik stamps

Falling back in love with the fish

I spend the month of December at craft shows and talked a lot about the batik process and stamping. I always bring some of my stamps (I have over 30), as they are an art collection themselves. “All my stamps … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Flowers or snowflakes

At first I thought I was producing flowers with this new stamp. Now I’m not so sure and think maybe they’re snowflakes. Or maybe that’s just my desire to have some outside to play in… Share on Facebook

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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New batik stamps: Titchadshi

My friend Mary recently brought me back batik stamps from Ghana. It’s super exciting, and always fun to have new stamps to play with. Here’s Mary showing off a few of them: Titchadshi has no great English translation. My friend … Continue reading

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My stamps

As I start to unpack my studio, I remember that all my batik stamps have stories. My first few I brought back from Ghana in 2005, back when I thought they were really cool but I had no idea what … Continue reading

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