Metal clay takes texture beautifully. On this page you'll find suppliers who provide textures, texture techniques - like photo polymer plates (PPP) and stamps. Most will ship internationally.
Metal clay artists need to be aware of the copyright issues of using commercial rubber stamps. Look out for the Angel Policy of the stamp provider as this will tell you about their copyright policy. There's an interesting and informative article about this issue here.
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UK craft supplier with rubber stamps, tools and general craft supplies.
UK rubber stamp site with a large collection of stamps in all designs.
Rubber stamps and stencils from this UK site.
UK craft supplier with a large range of rubber stamps.
Card-io - Wigan
Established in 2003, this UK company specialise in component stamping with Majestix Acrylic clear stamp peg sets. They aim to provide the most exciting range of Stamping Products especially in Peg Stamps. Visit their shop in Wigan.
UK Polymer and other clay supplier. Also sell metal clay tools and texture sheets.
UK craft supplier with tools, rubber stamps and inks.
UK supplier of craft items including rubber stamps, Prismacolor pencils, paper and tools.
UK rubber stamp supplier. Established online in 2001, Custom Stamps have built their reputation on supplying quality rubber stamps FAST. Order stamps before 11am and they will despatch the same working day!! They offer the full range of marking devices at discounted prices. They specialise in large orders and supply many large institutions and government authorities with rubber stamps and accessories. Overseas enquiries welcome.
UK craft supplier of beads and jewellery making tools, also rubber stamps and general craft supplies.
UK supplier of custom rubber stamps, upload your design.
UK discount craft supplier with rubber stamps, stencils and templates, tools and materials.
UK craft supplier selling wooden beads, metal beads, acrylic gems and cabochons, plastic beads, glass, seed and bugle beads, sequins, bead thread and stringing materials, findings, components, stainless steel chain, jewellery making tools, metal sheet including aluminium, pewter and copper, friendly plastic, enamelling equipment including kilns, rubber stamps and stencils. Offers a custom stamp design service.
UK based online craft store. Here you'll find lots of rubber stamps and other card making supplies, tools, findings, chain, cord, wire and beads. Two ways of searching beads, by color or type. Acrylic beads, glass beads, Indian glass beads, Japaese square beads, seed beads, semi precious stones and beads and Swarovski crystals.
UK supplier of clear and rubber stamps, glues, alcohol ink, stencils and wooden shapes.
UK rubber stamp and craft supplier.
UK supplier J & C Creations supplies a wide range of craft and scrapbooking supplies including rubber stamps for both beginners and advanced crafters.
UK craft supplier with rubber stamps and tools.
UK supplier Katy Sue is passionate about design, and is continually bringing new designs to the crafting world such as Rubber Stamps, 3D Decoupage, Papertole, Card Toppers, CD ROMs, Digital Stamps and Papercraft Kits.
UK based supplier of rubber stamps and other craft supplies.
UK supplier of rubber stamps and general crafting supplies.
UK supplier of photopolymer plates.
UK supplier of stamps and design sheets plus lots of card making ideas.
UK custom rubber stamp maker.
UK supplier of general craft supplies including rubber and acrylic stamps.
UK site. Vintage look rubber stamps.
UK supplier of Teresa Collins Stampmaker, photopolymer plate making system. They also sell the Imagepac stampmaker system.
UK supplier of PMC, Art Clay, Bronze clay, tools, findings, cutters, textures and tools for working with metal clay.
The largest supplier of Precious Metal Clay, tools, stones, photopolymer plates and kilns in the UK.
UK suppliers of Photopolymer Plates to make your own texture sheets. Provides a cutting service for steel backed plates or buy A4 size of plastic backed sheets and cut yourself.
UK site selling rubber stamps and other crafting supplies and tools.
UK rubber stamp site, also make custom stamps.
UK rubber stamp supplier with custom stamps.
UK craft supplier with stamps, stencils and tools.
UK art and craft supplier with a wide range of products for all your arty needs. Includes rubber stamps, inks and more.
Huge selection of rubber stamps from this US supplier. They also supply a wide range of other items for scrapbooking and crafts.
This site has lots of information as well as selling Art Clay and various tools, supplies and accessories. It has detailed Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) for all the products it sells.
US supplier of craft materials and tools including flexible molds, rubber stamps, beads, wire, tools, jump rings and all sorts of other interesting things.
US supplier of rubber stamp sheets for making shapes in polymer or metal clay. These shapes include shields, squares, circles, triangles, boomerangs and wedges.
US site. Metal stamps in letters, numbers and designs, great selection.
US supplier of a wide range of beads, buttons, charms, leather, cord, chain, wire, ribbon, rubber stamps, craft supplies, tools and kits.
US Supplier of Photopolymer Plates to make your own texture sheets.
US site. Wholesale and retail suppliers of rubber stamps.
US supplier of everything you need to work with metal clay including textures.
US supplier. Several collections of rubber stamps, some very unusual.
Great US site for buying textures. Also has information about making your own textures.
US site with selection of rubber stamps including African American, Egyptian, Latin American, Asian, Ethnic and Native rubber stamps.
US site. Great list of categories for rubber stamps. Also suppliers of custom rubber stamps.
US supplier of cartoon type rubber stamps.
US site. Stamps, punches and a variety of other products in an easily searchable format.
US craft supplier with rubber stamps, molds, jewelry making supplies and much more.
This US based company supplies everything for the ceramic artist. Many of the tools are suitable for metal clay artists, especially the texturing items.
US suppliers to the print trade. They carry photopolymer plates in a range of sizes.
US supplier of mounted and unmounted rubber art stamps.
US based site providing letter stamps.
US supplier. Easily searchable rubber stamp supplier.
US site. Infinity Stamps, Inc. is a manufacturer of a wide variety of Metal Stamps and Dies and a supplier of various auxiliary-marking tools. Infinity Stamps produces custom Metal Stamps for any application. Great for lettering on metal clay.
Rubber stamps and stencils from this US supplier.
US site. Stamps searchable in specific catagories.
Rubber stamps and sets from this US supplier.
US supplier of all kinds of useful things for metal clay and polymer clay artists. Including texture stamps, waterslide transfers, border molds, findings and tools. Check out the video guides to working with polymer clay, metal clay and Lisa's signature products.
Large selection of brass texture plates.
US wholesale supplier of beads, chain, findings, books, charms, toggles, wire, stringing materials, beading materials and tools, acrylic paint, Pebeo paints, polymer clay, Art Clay Silver, photopolymer plates, rubber stamps, glue, general craft supplies, bags and storage.
Clear rubber stamps from this US site.
US supplier of Art Clay, PMC, Bronzclay™, Copprclay™, cutters, texture plates, tools, kits and Kilns. They also supply the Imagepac Stampmaker kit and supplies. They run classes for beginners in metal clay.
US supplier of craft items. Follow the scrapbooking links and you'll find a large selection of rubber stamps. This site is also a great source of mixed media items to add to your metal clay work. Worth a visit, especially if you're doing the Metal Clay Masters Registry.
US site. Mounted and unmounted rubber stamps.
US site. Lots of categories of rubber stamps.
US supplier of Teresa Collins Stampmaker, photopolymer plate making system. They also sell the Imagepac stampmaker system.
US supplier of photopolymer plates.
US jewelry tool and supply company. Includes hand tools, power tools, bench tools and hardware. They also supply metal stamps.
The above link is for general retail sales. If you are PMC Connection Certified, click here to log into the page for sales to Certified artisans. This site has PMC, Bronzclay™, Copprclay™, tools, glass, textures, gems and findings.
US supplier of polymer clay who also stock lots of tools, molds, textures and cutters.
US supplier. Dee Gruenig's signature designs for rubber stamps.
US site. Rubber stamp manufacturers. They will make your own designs into rubber stamps which is a great way to ensure you are using totally unique textures in your creations.
US supplier. Complete online catalogue with lots of categories of rubber stamps.
US supplier. Wood mounted, unmounted and clear rubber stamps.
US supplier. Lots of categories, tricky to search but worth looking at for that difficult to find topic.
US supplier of rubber stamping materials including photopolymer plates. They also make custom rubber stamps.
US supplier of rubber stamps. Design your own stamps online.
Design your own rubber stamps online at this US site.
This Etsy shop specialises in custom rubber stamps, particularly with names and words. A number of designs are available.
US supplier. Online catalog with a wide range of categories. Also offer a custom service.
This US supplier has a range of items for crafts. They have a range of beads including inspirational word beads, glass beads, holiday beads and alphabet beads. They also supply copper foil in a range of sizes including tape, steel wool, a range of molds, craft tools, stamps, punches and stencils.
US supplier. Custom rubber stamps in a variety of formats. Upload your own graphics.
Solarplate is a light sensitized steel backed polymer material used by artist as an alternative to hazardous printing techniques. It is a simple, safer and faster approach than traditional etching and relief printing. Use a Solarplate in the same way as a photopolymer plate.
US site. Large range of rubber stamp categories.
US site. Wide range of rubber stamps with an easily searchable menu.
US site selling art rubber stamps.
US site providing custom rubber stamps along with other stamp supplies.
UK stamp supplier.
US site. Scenic and Nature Rubber Stamping.
US supplier of rubber stamps and accessories.
US supplier of steel stamps for use on metal and metal clay. Maker of custom stamps so you can have your own logo or idea made into a tiny stamp.
US site. Online supplier of laser cut plastic stencils. Words, designs, alphabet and number stencils plus you can design your own stencils which are then sent to you.
US based, visually very interesting site with some extremely unusual rubber stamps. If you're looking for the weird and wonderful, it'll probably be here. Well worth looking at this site for inspiration.
US based supplier of unusual and unique findings and fasteners. Keys, spinners, plates, corners, sprockets, gears, washers, keyholes, chain, great selection of rubber stamps and tools. There is a UK link for buying some of the items as well as the US site.
Etsy shop selling a range of unique stamps which you are free to use in your metal clay or polymer clay work.
US based supplier of Celtic motifs rubber stamps and designs representing Scotland, Ireland and Wales. They also sell stamps representing the clans of Scotland. The website includes a small selection of sterling silver chains and findings.
The Urban Beader is a US jewelry supply and tool company specializing in Metal Stamping tools. Their metal stamps are made with high quality tool hardened steel to assure fantastic easy impressions. They manufacture and distribute the finest in jewelry making supplies, Cutting Edge Tools (no pun intended!), and the most well designed, trendiest Decorative, Script, Greek Alphabet Stamps in the world of Metal Stamping! They also sell PMC, bronze and copper clay, tools and supplies.
Hand made texture sheets of rock, wood and plants. These silicon textures are very flexible and need no release agent when used with metal clay. Buy direct from the US website.
US site offering custom rubber stamps from your artwork.
Cavalier Art Supplies - Victoria, Australia
Craft supplier selling Scratchfoam for making your own textures.
Decoman - Spain
Craft supplier with rubber stamps.
Hamesh Avanim - Germany
German stamp supplier selling from her Etsy shop or from her website here.
Magenta Rubber Stamps - Canada
Canadian based rubber stamp site.
Metal Clay Studios - Germany and Europe
Metal Clay Artist Ingrid Wild - Supplier of PMC, BRONZclay, COPPRclay, Hadar's Clay, metal clay related tools and supplies, specialist in textures, kiln firing service for all clays, monthly studio sessions - located in Munich, Germany, shipping to everywhere in Europe. German language site which can also be viewed in English.
Scrapbook Boutique - Australia
Australian supplier with a large range of Martha Stewart, Sizzix, Cheery Lynn, My Favorite Things, Spellbinders dies, rubber stamps, Silhouette Electronic Cutters as well as a large range of Major brands for Scrapbooking, Cardmaking, Stamping & Paper Crafting.
Shades of Clay - Canada
Unusual designs of rubber stamps made by Helen Breil, a Canadian supplier. Also supply cutters and tools.
Susan D Design - Germany
Official distributor of PMC for Germany. Supplier of Art Clay, Hadar's Clays, Goldie Bronze. Supplier of kilns, wide range of textures and designer metal stamps, tools and supplies for jewellery makers and metal clay artists, gems and wires. Shipping possible nationally and internationally. Online Shop and Website.
Vienna Impressions - Austria
Austrian rubber stamp supplier with a wide range of stamps and accessories. Site is in German.