Make Holiday Cards And Gift Wrap Using DIY Stamps

Make Your Own Holiday Cards And Wrapping Paper With These DIY Stamps

Look­ing for an easy way to print cards and wrap­ping paper with your chil­dren? This roller print­ing tuto­r­ial shows you how to craft fes­tive Christ­mas tree stamps using a lint roller and how to trans­form a bot­tle cap into a stamp for envelopes.

Let’s get started!

How To Make A Roller Stamp

Make Your Own Holiday Cards And Wrapping Paper With These DIY Stamps

What You Need

  • Lint roller
  • Craft foam
  • Baker’s twine
  • Skewer stick
  • Scis­sors
  • Ink pad, green
  • Card or gift paper
DIY Roller Printing

Step 1
Cut the craft foam in 8 pieces approx­i­mately 1 x 2.5 inches each. Cut tree shapes out of them. Take the skewer stick and make some tiny holes in the trees. Cut a piece of baker’s twine.

DIY Roller Printing

Step 2
Add the foam to the roller: Posi­tion the trees so that their stumps point to the han­dle. Wrap the twine around and through the trees so that it looks like a hill­side or a walk.

DIY Roller Printing Gift Wrap

Step 3
Press the roller onto an ink pad and roll until it is com­pletely cov­ered with green ink.

DIY Roller Printing Tutorial

Step 4
Roll it onto your paper. Let the ink dry.

DIY Roller Printing Tutorial

Add some star stick­ers if you like.

How To Make An Enve­lope Stamp

DIY Roller Printing

What You Need

  • Bot­tle cap
  • Craft foam
  • Glue
  • Scis­sors

Step 1
Cut some small tree shapes from the foam and glue them to the bot­tle cap. Let it dry

Step 2
Press the stamp onto an ink pad and trans­fer to your envelopes.

DIY Roller Printing

While clean­ing up, I dis­cov­ered that I could even use the scrap foam to make a confetti-like pattern.

DIY Roller Printing

Have fun with this easy hol­i­day craft!

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  • Sarah

    this is SO bril­liant! The best diy projects are the ones with sup­plies I already have in my house!

  • t.potts

    Yes! My thoughts also Sarah.…I have it all on hand.

  • Joyce Winters-Garvert

    Love it.

  • Sandy­Cas­tle

    This looks amaz­ing !! I was think­ing about mak­ing cot­ton bags for Christ­mas gifts but I had no idea how to make a stamp to dec­o­rate them :) Thanks for your fan­tas­tic ideas ! :)

    http://sandycastledesign.blogspot.co.uk/

  • Rachel Bell

    I’m obsessed with this. Such a great idea for mak­ing gift wrap­ping a lit­tle more personal.

    Amer­i­can Retail Supply

  • http://www.thehomeyowl.blogspot.com/ Sta­cia

    Why did I never think of this?! haha. It looks great and the fin­ished prod­uct looks so put together and as if it took much more effort than it actu­ally did. Thank you so much for shar­ing this!