Stamp Chimp Papercrafting Community Blog

  • Product Showcase: Bitty Blossoms Stamp Set

    Stampers love this craft for a host of reasons. The stress release and relaxation, the countless techniques and making something from the heart to ...
  • History of Wax Seals and Today's Popularity in Crafting

    The history of seals is as old as dirt—literally. Archeologists have found actual examples of seals made from clay and found in the Indus Valley da...
  • Product Showcase: Script Happy Birthday Stamp

    "Opinions are like birthdays. Everyone has one and I only know yours because of Facebook." Don't let this be you! Instead, remember someone's birth...
  • Storage Tips for Paper Crafting Dies-Magnetic Die Storage & More!

    In less than a decade, dies and die cutting machines have completely transformed the paper crafting industry. Industry pioneers like Ellison/Sizzix...
  • Product Showcase: Flourish Thank You Stamp

    Standing out from the crowd and showing your appreciation just got easier. Through the years, the thank you note remains that extra touch and expre...
  • Thank You Note Etiquette: The Why's and the How-to's

    According to recent research, 75 percent of Americans say thank you notes are antiquated and obsolete. Could the long this long standing social eti...
  • Stamping Trends: Woodland Creatures

    Many crafting trends come and go and even come back again in a cycle. Call it our constant interest in chasing the latest shiny object ...
  • Product Showcase: Bellflower Stamp Set

    Flower themed stamps are everywhere in the market. They're beautiful, colorful, and often provide the perfect canvas for techniques. One of our ver...
  • Creating Background Patterns with Multiple Stamps

    I have always loved background stamps. As one stamping friend calls them, "background stamps are as foundational as underwear". Wow, now that's qui...
  • Stamping Technique: Burnishing

    One of the things that keep stampers in the hobby is the seemingly endless array of techniques. The allure of stamping is it can be as simple and s...