2 Replies Latest reply on May 4, 2017 4:36 AM by Trevor.Dennis

    Prepare An Image For Making a Rubber Stamp

    Trevor.Dennis Adobe Community Professional (Moderator)

      Someone has asked me how to prepare a couple of images for making rubber stamps.  I have watched a video of the rubber stamp making process on YouTube, and what I am wondering is how much detail I can get away with.  My first impression is that you can't do much better than give the stamp maker a silhouette, but

      My first impression is that you can't do much better than give the stamp maker a silhouette, but I have found images that purport to be stamps that have retained some internal detail. like these

      Image result for rubber stamps of pictures

       

      Could I get away with this does anyone know?  I did this with Find Edges and inverted, and adjusted the contrast.

      The problem is I am working twice removed from the stamp maker here.  Someone I know was asked to make the stamp and gave the job to another person who gave it to me.    I guess I need to insist on direct contact with the stamp maker and ask how much detail they can reproduce.

       

      If this video is still relevant, then its a heck of a process.