Cheap & Easy Homemade Clear Embossing Ink -- 1 tsp of petroleum jelly, Mix in capful of vegetable oil. Then mix in 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.
Klompen Stampers (Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Jackie Bolhuis): Another Use For Embossing Folders This is a picture only tip, My tip would be to make sure the paint is dry before putting through the embosser each time.
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