Category Archives: Alcohol Inks by Ranger

(2020 c106) Alcohol Ink Christmas Trees

Before dry embossing all the cards, the Metalic Poster Board was cut out first with Sizzix thinlits die set called Holiday Words: Script. This first card made with Tim Holtz Sizzix Crackle 3D Texture Fades Embossing Folder 664171 was run through with the shiny side facing up towards the printed side of the embossing folder which gave the …

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(2020 c105) Wise Men Still Seek Him

For my 6 grandkids Christmas 2020 is the year of WISE MEN STILL SEEK HIM. The sentiment was cut with Echo Park Paper Co. EPPDIE862 Wise Men Still Seek Him Die Set.  I stamped the Wise Men and Manger from an old stampset called Inkadinkado 99506 O Holly Night on Vellum with  Versamark Ink  and heat embossed with …

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(2020 c097) Thank You Friend

I created the red layer with Red Pepper Ranger Alcohol Inks & Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Blending Solution onto Brea Reese Waterproof Sheets to make the background.  Then cut it out with Pink Fresh Geo Star 1. The top layer was Kraft cardstock cut with Pink Fresh Geo Star 2. I placed these onto a piece of baby blue …

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(2020 c049) Bookmarks, Never Before Inked Stamps

I used a stamp set that was a limited editiion collaboration between Simon Says Stamp & Hero Arts called Stamptember 2019 Real Flowers Vintage SSS102043.  I don’t know how I managed to not use it until now!!!  See in photo below: I made 2 bookmarks and in the photo above the one on the left is …

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(2020 c048) Never Before Inked Bookmarks

2 Bookmarks today.  The photos above show the front and back of each card.  I used a stamp set that I’ve had for a long time but had never opened to use it —-hence the title NEVER BEFORE INKED.  Stamp set:  Cardmaking & Papercraft Art Nuveau Stamp Set Luxury Stamp Collection  this was included in …

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(2020 c035) HA Tenderized Birthday

I can hear it now WHAT IS SHE TALKING ABOUT — TENDERIZED????? Well here’s the scoop:  I had a hand held, 2 row pointy/pokey meat tenderizer that someone put in my Christmas stocking years ago and it was never going to be used for it’s real purpose, but as usual I kept it thinking I …

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(2020 c026) Alcohol Inks Congrats

The sentiment was cut with Scripty Congrats by Lawn Fawn using  a chunky glitter cardstock.  As you are figuring out, I love Alcohol Inks and for today’s card, once again I followed Mindy Eggen’s Wispy Alcohol Ink Tutorial found on Jennifer McGuire’s Blog.   I used Yupo “Heavy” 9×12 Paper by Legion from Hobby Lobby,  Sandlewood, Denim …

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(2020 c024) Alcohol Ink Heat Resist via Clear EP

My process for this card can be seen in the photos below:  The Happy Birthday sentiment is  Pink & Main Happy Birthday PNM200 .   CHEERS is from Kitchen Sink Make A Big Statement  .  Yupo “Heavy” Paper by Legion from Hobby Lobby,  Ranger Alcohol Inks and Silver Pinata Alcohol Ink.  Versamark Ink  , Clear Ranger Embossing Powder . …

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(2020 c012) Repurposed Ahcohol Ink + Photo Paper Background

  I Love trying new techniques with sometimes odd combinations.  Today’s background behind the Sue Wilson Scandinavian Collection Background Die  was fun to make.   First of all it is a redo from one of my many practice backgrounds from way back in December of 2018 you can see that post HERE   See that card …

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(2020 c005) Alcohol Ink Congrats

I love Alcohol Inks and for today’s card, once again I followed Mindy Eggen’s Wispy Alcohol Ink Tutorial found on Jennifer McGuire’s Blog.    I used Yupo “Heavy” 9×12 Paper by Legion from Hobby Lobby,  Sandlewood, Denim Ranger Alcohol Inks and Copper, and Teal Pinata Alcohol Ink. (This photo does not capture the beautiful teal in the …

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