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3 Ways to Color with Ink Pads - VIDEO


Hello there! Ashlea here and I'm excited to bring you a brand new video featuring 3 ways to color with ink pads that you already own. As stampers, ink is a necessity. Investing in things like markers and colored pencils can sometimes be impossible and just not an option. Not to worry! See the video below to watch how I used ink pads to color images like the one above but 3 different ways! 


For all examples, I'm using Inked Flora stamp and coordinating die set by Altenew. First, I use the Zig Blender Brush Pen to pick up color from the inside of an ink cap and use it as a marker. This is a really simple tool to have in your craft room but can stretch your supplies like you wouldn't believe!

For the next two ways, I use a form of watercoloring. First, I use a waterbrush to pick up ink that I've smooshed onto my glass mat. I'm then able to brush it onto a stamped piece of watercolor card stock. Finally, I use ink pad refills as liquid watercolor and apply them to a piece of very damp watercolor card stock.

I hope that you've enjoyed learning a bit about how you can use your ink pads to color beautiful images! Thank you so much for stopping by and I'll see you very soon!

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