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DIY Rubber Stamp Jam Labels

July 2nd, 2009 · 2 Comments ·

Folks have been asking about the labels on our jam jars.

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StrawberryStamps0482We made them from Speedy Carve–an eraser-like art medium for creating your own rubber stamps. Our friend Audrey showed us how, and this was one of our first efforts.  We think they’re pretty darn cute. If you don’t have a crafty friend to teach you, check out this nifty tutorial at Geninne’s Art Blog.  It’s easy as pie.  (Strawberry pie.)

art, canning/preserving, craft

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  • Hand-y Berry Pickin’

    [...] There was cobbler with friends at the table that evening, and tonight is a family jam session.  It goes quickly if everyone helps with the mashing and stirring.  Making jam can seem like a Big Huge Deal, but just as we keep the buckets and clippers ready, we also keep the canning stuff out during berry season.  If a big bucket turns up, then we’re ready, and the jamming feels much more routine, like something we “just do.”  (See my earlier post on DIY Rubber Stamp Jam Labels.) [...]

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