Tonic Studios - Tim Holtz - Travel Stamp Platform and Sleeve Bundle




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Description & Information

Contents:

  • One Travel Stamp Platform
  • Two high magnetic strength neodymium magnets
  • One highly durable protective sleeve

Size:

  • Travel Stamp Platform measures 6.5” x 6.5” (top and side guides)
  • Protective Sleeve measures 8.5” x 9”

Our exclusive bundle brings together two amazing products that will have you wondering how you have crafted so long without them! The Travel Stamp Platform by Tim Holtz for Tonic Studios has quickly become one of our bestselling products. Sturdy and strong, the Travel Stamp Platform will easily become one of your most beloved tools and one you reach for again and again. The coordinating sleeve will keep your Travel Stamp Platform protected when you are creating on-the-go or storing it for later use! This must-have bundle includes: 

One Travel Stamp Platform:

You’re going to love the size of this platform designed by Tim Holtz! The Travel Stamp Platform is designed for your on-the-go crafting and is perfect for those who enjoy creating cards, tags and other small crafts. This lightweight platform will fit perfectly onto your workspace, no need to store it and have to pull it out every time that you want to use it. 

The travel-sized platform features all the same functionality as the original Stamp Platform, except that its convenient smaller design makes it easy to carry to your classes, crops, other events, or just to keep in a smaller workspace at arm's reach. You’ll love the versatility and portability!

Two high magnetic strength neodymium magnets:

These high strength magnets ensure that your card fronts, envelopes, scrapbook pages, or anything else you're stamping on won't slip around in the platform, giving you a crisp, clean impression every time. 

One Travel Stamp Platform Protective Sleeve:

Keep your Tim Holtz Travel Stamp Platform safe and snug with the Protective Sleeve by Tonic Studios. This lightweight sleeve is the perfect solution to keep your Platform protected when you’re on-the-go. The sleeve fits snuggly around the Travel Stamp Platform and is made of a neoprene fabric that features a heavy-duty zipper and a stylish design that any scrapbook fashionista would appreciate! Its 8.5” x 9” compact size makes it easy to throw into your favorite tote and head off to your next class or crop.

Features of the Travel Stamp Platform:

  • Lightweight, weighs just over a pound
  • One side of the acrylic lid is designed for clear stamps and other side for rubber stamps for perfect impressions every time
  • Magnetic surface with high strength magnets to hold your projects still
  • Perfect size for creating tags, cards, journaling and other small projects
  • Sized ideally for portability
  • Guides are located at the top and side of the platform
  • Magnetic anti-slip base
  • Highly durable
  • Fits nicely on your craft table or workspace
  • Open design allowing you to use all different sizes of paper
  • Precision stamping
  • Great value

How to Use the Travel Stamp Platform for Clear or Rubber Cling Stamps

  • Select your paper (cardstock, watercolor, smooth or mixed media)
  • Lift the acrylic lid and choose either the clear or rubber side and replace the lid (the sides are labeled - it's really easy!)
  • Align your paper up with the raised guides located on the edges of the magnetic base
  • Place your magnets on opposite sides of the paper to secure your paper (keep magnets separated - they're very strong!)
  • Place your stamp on your paper, face down, on your desired location
  • Close the lid so that your stamp adheres to the lid open the lid and choose your ink and ink up your stamp
  • Close the lid again and apply pressure to your stamp
  • Lift the lid to reveal your stamped image
  • Repeat for multiples of the same project or remove paper by taking off magnets

How to use the Travel Stamp Platform for watercoloring: 

  • Choose your watercolor cardstock
  • Place your paper on the magnetic surface, securing it with the magnets
  • Choose your stamp and place it in your desired location on your watercolor paper
  • Close the lid to transfer the stamp from your paper to the lid
  • Choose your favorite Tim Holtz Distress Markers (sold separately)
  • Add color to the stamp and lightly spritz with water
  • Close the lid and apply pressure to the stamp
  • Open the lid, wipe color off the stamp with a Stamp Shammy (sold separately) and apply your next color
  • Continue to add color to achieve a layered look on your project
  • When finished, use your heat tool to dry the stamped image

How to clean the Stamp Platform:

  • Choose your stamp cleaner or Stamp Shammy (solvent, hand sanitizer, alcohol wipes and more)
  • Do not use acetone or nail polish remover on the surface
  • Rub gently with a cloth until clean

Tips:

  • Avoid getting ink on the guide rails
  • Do not use acetone or nail polish to clean the Travel Stamp Platform
  • Re-ink your stamp and stamp again to achieve a deeper color
  • Keep magnets separated!

If you’re a card maker or a crafter that attends crafting events, you’re quickly going to find that the Travel Stamp Platform is exactly what you’ve been looking for! Get yours today, you’ll be happy that you did!

Here are what customers are saying about the Tonic Studios Travel Stamp Platform and Zipper Sleeve:

Perfect fit

“Love this! Fits my travel stamp pad perfectly! Great quality and love that it’s not the same pattern as the other size so I don’t grab the larger one by mistake in a hurry.” – Xan Creates

Perfect Size Stamps great

“I had the larger Stamp Platform and have to say I just love this size. Perfect to take on vacation, scrapbook or journal meets. Lid is reversible for clear or rubber stamps, which I love. Be careful of the magnets they are very strong so make sure to keep them good and separated. I highly recommend this to anyone who stamps. I have had other major brands, and this is my favorite.” – RileyBaby

Keeps it protected

“I was reluctant to buy a cover for the stamp platform. However, I have a few different brands, and have them all in one drawer. This zipper sleeve is so well padded, that it stops the plates from getting scratched. This is my favorite of all the stamp platforms, and I use it a lot. The zipper sleeve is easy to get the platform in and out of. Would highly recommend it.” - littlewoodangie

Number of Pieces: 2
SKU: ton-travelbundle

Projects Using This Product

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Reviews and Ratings

Avg. Rating
92% of buyers would recommend
  • Verified Buyer

    Travel Platform

    This is a great size for making cards with, and I found it much easier to handle than the larger Tim Holtz platform.

    However, I found that i have the same issues with the Travel Platform that I had with the original. When your card stock is butted up against the ruler edges, you almost have to stand up and put your hands straight down on top of the top to get your stamp to give a full impression. At first I thought it was my stamps, but realized it was not.

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  • Verified Buyer

    Travel Stamp Platform

    What a great tool. I have the larger platform, but find I don't use it much because I have to stop, drag it out, clean off a space and use it for one stamp. This travel platform should be called the "mighty worker" instead of travel size . It is small enough that it can stay on my craft table, takes up no room and I find I use it constantly. I sincerely doubt I will use the large one any more. This is perfect for all my stamping needs and because it is somewhat open when a stamp is used, I can use all sizes of paper. I LOVE this platform. Thank you Tim for "going small" on this.

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  • Verified Buyer

    I love this!

    I just love this Stamp Platform. I have the larger Tim Holtz one, and this one is just as sturdy.

    I have the mini MISTI, which I use a lot, but I love the fact that you can use bigger card stock in the Tim Holtz platform, as one side and the bottom are open. It is so simple to use for both rubber and photopolymer stamp sets, no having to insert anything, simply turn the door around for whichever set you are using. It is well made, but still very light. Just love it.

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  • Verified Buyer

    Perfect Size Stamps great

    I had the larger Stamp Platform and have to say I just love this size. Perfect to take on vacation, scrapbook or journal meets. Lid id reversible for clear or rubber stamps which I love. Be careful of the magnets they are very strong so make sure to keep them good and separated. I highly recommend this to anyone who stamps. I have had other major brands and this is my favorite..

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  • Verified Buyer

    Perfect size for quick projects.

    I love the size of this platform!! I have the larger size as well, but could not resist having the smaller size. SO HAPPY I purchased this. It’s a wonderful addition to my other crafting essentials (plus it travels well ;-) lol!!) if you focus more on card making more than scrapbooking...this is the size I recommend. BUT if you are like me you might just have to have both (it’s also nice to have it if you are making something with someone else, so they have something to use too) LOVE IT!!

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