Gold and Silver Inks


Just a quick share using my favorite gold and silver inks. Thanks to these metallic inks, some glitter chipboard stars and an embossed glitter background, this card is pretty eye-catching without being too time-consuming to create.

It is really hard to capture these inks in a photo. A nice gold and a nice silver with a touch of shine. It works great with this My Favorite Things stamp. Oh, and the technique I used to get the different ink colors on one stamped image? I will be sharing this technique in the upcoming Summer Card Camp 2

That background is fine glitter paper… that I ran through a new dot embossing folder. Great texture…

A little shine is always good. :)


(The winner of the Stamp Pockets giveaway is Suzanne Watanabe.)


Below are the supplies used for this card. To find them at Simon Says Stamp, click on the SSS below the thumbnails. For Ellen Hutson, click on EH and for My Favorite Things, click MFT…

MFT Chalkboard Greetings (MFT|SSS)


Tsukinkeo Delicata Golden Glitz Pigment Ink (SSS|EH)



Lifestyle Crafts Spotted Embossing Folders (SSS|EH)




Hero Arts Tide Pool Mid Tone Shadow Ink (SSS|SSS)


Hero Arts Snow Notecards (SSS|EH)


Vagabond Die Cutting Machine (SSS|EH)




16 CommentsHero Arts, My Favorite Crafty Things, Studio Calico

  1. Tammy

    Very cute card. Gonna get me some of their stamps. TFS

  2. Sherri Thompson

    Beautiful card-love all of the fun metallics! I actually just bought my first AC glitter cardstock yesterday. I hadn’t even thought about embossing it-love the effect! I will definitely be trying this.

  3. This is so awesome and looks sooo great hun. I really love the metallic look to this too, and have to give it a try soon too. Gosh my To Do list is just getting longer and longer every day ha ha ha.
    You have a great day too and lots of great fun in it as well.

  4. LOVING how neat this looks and I’m sure in real life it looks even MORE SO!! =) THANKS for sharing and have a FABULOUS WEEKEN!! =)

  5. Fun looking card! That shimmer makes for a special touch ;) Those chalkboard stamps are right on my wishlist too! Rx

  6. Suzanne Watanabe

    Hi Jennifer!
    Thank you for sharing another FABULOUS card! I really think you are one of the greatest designers in this craft industry..there are many talented crafters out there, and you are definitely one of them! :) I also appreciate it when you’re able to shoot a video with your card so that we can see your step by step process! Your teaching skills are amazing…you are so easy to understand. I am so looking forward to the upcoming online class …I’m so excited ….I can hardly wait! And BTW, thank you so much for choosing my comment to win the stamp pockets. I am in the process of moving my craft room, so I desperately need some great organizational tips. I’m sure these stamp pockets will really come in handy! :) thanks again Jennifer! I’ve already emailed my mailing address to you. Take Care…have a wonderful day!

    Suzanne :)

  7. Susan

    Adorable card! The delicate ink is on my wish list!

  8. Katy Kuhns

    Ooo! Shiny!!!! I love the idea of putting the glitter paper through an embossing folder! I will so definitely have to try that!

  9. Love the sentiment. I’ll try to apply it.

  10. Shaughn

    Hi Jennifer! Love the card! Cool embossing folder. Thanks for sharing another FAB card!

  11. Love your card!Very Pretty!Great design!!!

  12. Such a fantastic card! I love the color scheme on this card and I really like that embossed glitter paper! :)

  13. janet Wilson

    Very special – have been looking for a good silver ink – perfect timing, thank you :D

  14. Holly S

    Great card! I do so love the texture on texture background-and that silvery color-to die for!

  15. great post of creative inspiration, the glittering accents are the perfect addition

  16. marykay

    another awesome card. love that embossed background paper. very cool indeed thanks for sharing

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