Ink your embossing folders for a fun different look. Quick & easy card--but a little messy!

Today’s technique is super easy–but a little messy.  You WILL get inky fingers–but that’s a good thing, right???  Let’s start with the video:

 

Here is the card!

Ink your embossing folders for a fun different look. Quick & easy card--but a little messy!

Card Recipe for project posted

  • Whisper White Card Base:  11″ x 4 1/4″
  • Whisper White:  3 3/4″ x 5″
  • Basic Black:  3 7/8″ x 5 1/8″
  • Scrap of white for banner
  • 1″ Basic Black circle–cut in half

Step by Step Instructions for project posted

Video shows how easy this is…..

Ink your embossing folders for a fun different look. Quick & easy card--but a little messy!

Using an ink pad, apply ink directly to embossing folder.  Make sure you are applying on the “raised” side that you want the ink to appear.  With the Woodlands folder, it is the side that says “Stampin’ Up!” on it.

Ink your embossing folders for a fun different look. Quick & easy card--but a little messy!  Ink your embossing folders for a fun different look. Quick & easy card--but a little messy!

Place card stock carefully inside the folder.  Make sure to not move it around.  Close folder and run through Big Shot like you normally do!

Inking Embossing Folders

and wala…….

Ink your embossing folders for a fun different look. Quick & easy card--but a little messy!

I like to start with the cardstock a little bigger than I need.  In this case, it was 5 1/2″ x 4 1/4″.  After running through the Big Shot, I cut it down to the size I needed:  5″ x 3 3/4″.

To really bring out the highlights in the tree, I used my Black marker in the little grooves of the trees:

Ink your embossing folders for a fun different look. Quick & easy card--but a little messy!  

That’s it…..complete the card as desired!  I hope you like this technique.  If you do, please leave me a comment.  I love to hear from you!

Ink your embossing folders for a fun different look. Quick & easy card--but a little messy!

Products used on project posted today

Here are the products used on this card.  If you’d like to make this card, just click on a picture to go to the online store and place your order!

Big Shot

$110.00

 

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As always, if you have any questions, or if I can help you with anything, please let me know.  If you are looking for a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator, I would be honored to be that person.  I would love to send you a catalog, help you decide what you need, or teach you what you’d like to know.

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Ink your embossing folders for a fun different look. Quick & easy card--but a little messy!

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