Beached Mermaid

Item Number: 201109

Regular price $15.25 Sale

The figure in this design is based on a pose that a model did in a life drawing session a couple years ago. I filled the shape of the waves in with fish scales like those found on Japanese paper fish.

This is a fine art rubber stamp designed and made by Steven Vander Meer in Humboldt County, California. The die is deeply etched natural red vulcanized rubber, which is hand trimmed and adhered to red sponge cushion (the good kind, not the self-adhesive kind). The cushion is also trimmed by hand and then mounted to a smoothly sanded and oiled Maple block, with a clear black index printed on the top. The MEER IMAGE name is hot iron branded onto the end-grain of the block, and the SVM personal signature chop is added to the top of the block in red ink (space permitting).

Mount Type:Maple hardwood block indexed in black and finished with linseed oil. Block Width:2 inches Block Length:5 inches Block Thickness:3/4 inch Image Size:Approximately 1/4 inch less than block size