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SARAH RAVEN uses a single clove of garlic, skin removed, to stamp flower petals on paper. It’s the element of surprise -- when an ordinary fruit or vegetable imparts a beautiful image – that grabs folks who stamp with food.

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Nature takes starring role in stamp crafting

I was chopping vegetables for dinner recently when my 14-year-old daughter, Grace, disappeared with the unusable end of the bok choy. She returned five minutes later with paper, a stamping ink pad and the pilfered vegetable.

April 16, 2013 1:16 p.m. read more..


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