For anyone who hasn’t used the IOD Décor Stamps, they are essentially what they sound like. A stamp.
Similar to a stamp that you might’ve used as a child- but magical.
The IOD Décor Stamps have the power to transform an item that you found on the side of the road to an item that you will have to convince your husband you didn’t spend your entire monthly budget on. Yeah, that good.
But wait- there’s more.
The IOD décor stamps aren’t just for furniture and home décor, you can use them to transform your food art as well!
The stamps are made from a food safe material (do not use the same sets for food and paint ￼;)).
But be warned- they are not for high heat applications.
Do NOT put in dishwasher, they will melt at extreme heats.
And then you will be extremely heated too.
PREPARATION IS KEY.
Before removing from backing, condition your stamps with very fine sandpaper, scuff the surface in two directions.
This helps the mediums stay put, and not bead (which some types, like ceramics glazes, tend to do).
Remove stamps from backing when ready to use.
This takes some force, but don’t worry, the stamps are strong.
Click here for more information.
Click here for tutorial.
(All reference images are of projects done by artists from all over the world using IOD products)