KoreaPost teaches children how stamps are made

General Philatelic News

It is always a good idea to have a look at the Kstamp website maintained by KoreaPost. Recently KoreaPost released a few documents aimed at children, to learn about stamps.

Here are some examples from this material:

Indeed, Korean philatelic history. That’s the guy who started it all, and there are the first stamps.
But, how do you create a stamp? Notice some of the details, such as the observatory (often used on stamps).
Detail from the previous page.
I recognize this stamp from somewhere. That example has been used quite often, since at least the 1960s. Someone at KoreaPost has a good memory!

These materials are part of a wider campaign on safety, for which a video was made by the “Stamp Portal” YouTube channel:

You can download all of these materials on the Kstamp website.

KSS Korea Philately Editor
One of the earliest positions of the KSS. The position of editor of KP is, and has always been, the mainstay of the KSS.

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