Techniques on Tuesday: Inking Stamps with Markers

You do not always need to have ink pads to add some colour to your stamps. In fact inking your stamps with markers can give you a very colourful result. You can also illuminate or choose a section of the stamp by just colouring what you want on an image.

Painted Poppies

Supplies that you will need: Stamps, Stampin’ Write Markers, and card stock.

2020-2022 In color Stampin’ Write Markers

Step by Step Instructions

  • Chose the colours and stamps you wish to use.
  • With the brush end of your marker apply the colour onto your stamp. Note: use your marker on its side not the tip.
  • You can use more than one colour on your stamps. If you are going to blend two colours start with the lighter colour first.
  • Once you have finished adding the colour to your stamp you will need to give a huff or blow onto the coloured image to re-moisten the ink before stamping onto card stock.
  • you can now finish your card or project.

Variations for this technique

  • You can use this technique with outlined or solid images. just remember to give the “Huff” before stamping.
Ornamental Envelopes

Demonstration of Inking Stamps with Markers

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