Category Archives: Alcohol Inks by Ranger

(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 …

Continue reading

(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 …

Continue reading

(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 …

Continue reading

(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 …

Continue reading

(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 . …

Continue reading

(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 …

Continue reading

(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 …

Continue reading

(2020 c004) Alcohol Ink Birthday

Alcohol Ink background was made following Mindy Eggen’s Wispy Alcohol Ink Tutorial found on Jennifer McGuire’s Blog. I used Yupo “Medium” Paper by Legion from Hobby Lobby,  Ranger Alcohol Inks and Brass Pinata Alcohol Ink.  I embossed a frame into the middle of the background with my new die set called  Double Stitched Rectangle Dies by …

Continue reading

(2019 c61) HA Alcohol Ink, Foiling, Vellum Poinsettia

For the background:  Here I go again putting   Ranger Alcohol Inks  on Previously used PHOTO PAPER, This time I used  Chili Pepper, Lettuce and  Lemonaid.    See this Post to see the explanation of what I did.  There were still some areas that the alcohol ink was dense so I ran it through my hot laminator with Gold Heidi Swapp Minc Reactive Foil.  The foil grabbed …

Continue reading

(2019 c30) GKD Spiraling Butterflies & Ombre Background

  The background was created in an OMBRE technique of blending with Inks top to bottom:    Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger : Blueprint Sketch, Shaded Lilac, Wilted Violet, Seedless Preserves, Festive Berries, Dusty Concord. Then I flicked water & blotted to achieve the splotches.  Today I used the sentiment  Many Blessings from Friendship’s Garden by Asela Hopkins To create …

Continue reading