Rubber stamping or art stamping is such a craft that interests everyone and the ability to express one’s creativity with rubber stamps even makes it one of the all time favorite hobbies for many people. If you have just started with rubber stamping or if you are an occasional stamper, you must be aware that how alluring and interesting it could be! And when it comes to stamping, one can not afford to ignore the benefits of having a good and efficient rubber stamp for making lasting impressions.
In order to please people with a multitude of stamping needs and requirements, craft shops boast a wide variety of rubber stamps. However, there are only three basic types of rubber stamps- standard or traditional rubber stamps, self-inking stamps and pre-inked stamps. All these stamps come in a variety of styles and you can choose any one from the wide range. However, choosing one rubber stamp largely depends on the use of the stamp or kind of work you are going to do with it. You can always opt for standard rubber stamps for ordinary use. They consist of wooden bases and handles and rubber heads and available with dies made out of traditional rubber or photo polymer. A standard rubber stamp needs an ink pad for the making impressions. Ink pads are available with many colors of ink. Standard stamps offer a good value for money. (more…)