Craft Foam Stamp

Craft Foam Stamp

What's better than using stamps for your craft projects? Making your own stamps! Learn how to make stamps from craft foam and watch your project transform into something personal. Make mixed media crafts pop with your Craft Foam Stamp from Heidi Borchers.

Craft Foam Stamp


  • Aleene’s Turbo Tacky Glue (in the Aleene’s Tacky Pack)
  • Scissors
  • Pen
  • Craft foam – any color
  • Foam board (1/4″ thick)
  • Acrylic paint – colors of your choice
  • Paint brush (or cosmetic sponge)
  • Paper towels, brown bag, dryer sheet or paper of your choice


  1. Draw desired pattern onto craft foam. Cut piece of foam board slightly larger than craft foam shape.

    Craft Foam Stamp
  2. Cut craft foam along pattern line.

    Craft Foam Stamp
  3. Apply Aleene’s Turbo Tacky glue to back of craft foam shape.

    Craft Foam Stamp
  4. Press in place on foam board. Let dry completely. Aleene’s Turbo Tacky dries in half the time!

    Craft Foam Stamp
  5. Select surface for stamping on. I love to use paper towels, brown bags and dryer sheets for my mixed media art.

    Craft Foam Stamp
  6. Apply coat of acrylic paint to surface of craft foam with paint brush or cosmetic sponge.

    Craft Foam Stamp
  7. Press stamp onto paper surface. Gently press on stamp to transfer print.

    Craft Foam Stamp
  8. Lift to reveal stamped design. Repeat with desired designs and colors.

    Craft Foam Stamp
  9. With this technique, you can create unlimited designs from simple lines, bold rectangles or lettering. Remember that lettering needs to be glued onto the foam board backwards!

    Craft Foam Stamp

For a comprehensive video tutorial of this project, check out How to Make a Craft Foam Stamp Featuring Aleene's Turbo Tacky Glue.


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