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Make your own pigment & chalk ink video. One of the most frugal techniques requested from me is how I made my own chalk & pigment ink pads. Lindsay of the FrugalCrafter has made a video showing you how. This is the best video. Note, I do add glycerin to my chalk mixture. Lindsay leaves it out. I like the look but I did forget that chalk ink is supposed to be fast drying. If I taught you to add glycerin don't unless you want a slow drying time for a technique.
Build your own ink pad storage! This storage is about 21 ¼ inches wide and 24 ¾ inches tall (without the molding pieces) and can hold 60 ink pads. Parts list 2 6-foot pieces of ¾ pine 1 4-foot piece of ¾ pine 1 2 x 2 foot piece of ¼ board (backer board) 1 4 x 2 foot piece of ¼ board (shelves)
Best black ink pad. I get asked all the time what is the best black ink pad. This is a great article. I use all of these pads except for Soot Black from Distress. She did not cover Brilliance Ink. I love that black for stamping on vellum. I also like it for when I want my projects to have a bit of shimmer. It's a really great article and a must read.
Homemade Clear Embossing Ink....You need 1 tsp of petroleum jelly, I used the classic, Vaseline. Mix in 1/8 capful of vegetable oil.Then mix in 1/8 capful of alcohol to dilute. Mix together. It doesn't make a lot but it does make more than enough to rehydrate your ink pad.