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Potato Prints!

Posted by Impybat from North Andover, Massachusetts, United States • Published See Impybat's 32 projects »

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  • How to make a stamper. Potato Stamper - Step 1
    Step 1

    Here is my foray into potato printing. I painted a card board with a coat of chalkboard paint (I looove that stuff). The potato was cut in half, blotted on a paper towel and the organic circular shape drawn on with black permanent marker. I carved away at the potato to make the shape raised. This step only took a few minutes, being a very simple design.

  • How to make a stamper. Potato Stamper - Step 2
    Step 2

    I used white acrylics to stamp the design onto the board, letting the image fade as I went across the board. Some of the stamps took on a sort of half moon shape. I think I should call this "Ghostly Amoebas".

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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1432 projects
The art looks really great, I love potato stampers.
Miss Piggy Snout
Miss Piggy Snout · Grand Rapids, Michigan, US · 19 projects
awesome! i love-s it!
Heather M.
Heather M. · 22 projects
It really feels like something from 'science fiction'..Brilliant Idea!!

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