Making an Impression: Designing & Creating Artful Stamps

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Lark Crafts, 2012 - Crafts & Hobbies - 136 pages
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Popular illustrator and stamper Geninne Zlatkis has a passion for nature and color that distinguishes her work. These 20 beautiful projects--including cards, an embellished journal and tote, and decorative wall pieces--provide the keys to Geninne's creative process and image-making process. In addition to technique-specific primers with step-by-step photos of the essentials, Making an Impression includes 50 motifs showcasing Geninne's signature designs that crafters can copy and use for image transfers, stamp designs, and collages.

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User Review  - Helen - Goodreads

Initially I only skimmed this to look at the pictures, which are delightful. At a quick glance I'd say one of the best features, other than the overall visual impact, is that the author provides copy ... Read full review

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User Review  - rb - Goodreads

Clear instructions. I went from having no experience with stamp carving to making a large collection of fun stamps in the time frame that I had it checked out from the library. Read full review

About the author (2012)

Geninne Zlatkis is an illustrator ( and blogger ( She uses a wide variety of techniques (painting, collage, writing, stamping, and more) in her whimsical work. Her illustrated prints and licensed designs have been available through Urban Outfitters, and her designs are featured on an organic cotton fabric line with Cloud 9 Fabrics and a pocket planner from Galison. Geninne's hand-carved stamped-cards project was included in Craft Hope (Lark Fall 2010). She lives outside of Mexico City in Querataro, Mexico.

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