Detail Blending + Embossing Folder Tips! + FREE Gift

Hi! Today I am sharing tips for making the most of embossing folders… along with detail blending tips.

[If the video isn’t showing up, click HERE to watch it. All supplies are linked to multiple sources in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Compensated affiliate links may be used at no cost to you and product disclosure is below. As always, I appreciate your support of my videos!]

I hope these tips for ink blending are helpful!

Here are the cards from my video along with the main products featured. For the full supply list, scroll down to the thumbnails at the end of this post.


SENDING HUGS BUTTERFLY CARD – Ink blending + embossing folder texture.
Size: 4″ x 5 1/2″
Featuring:
Simon Says Stamp Graceful Butterflies Embossing Folder & Die (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Brushed Flowers (SSS)
Altenew Basic Plaid Embossing Folder (SSS)
Hero Arts Unicorn White Ink (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Saturated Inks (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Detail Round Brushes (SSS)
Spellbinders Aqua Platinum 6 Die Cut Machine (SPL)
Tim Holtz Brayers (SSS)
Neenah Classic White Cardstock 25 Sheets (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


SENDING PAPER HUGS BUTTERFLY CARD – Ink blending + embossing folder texture.
Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Featuring:
Simon Says Stamp Graceful Butterflies Embossing Folder & Die (SSS)
Honey Bee Inside Kindness Sentiments Stamps (SSS)
Gina K Designs Swiss Dot Embossing Folder (SSS)
Hero Arts Unicorn White Ink (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Saturated Inks (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Detail Round Brushes (SSS)
Spellbinders Aqua Platinum 6 Die Cut Machine (SPL)
Tim Holtz Brayers (SSS)
Neenah Classic White Cardstock 25 Sheets (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


HELLO, SUNSHINE CARD – Ink blending + embossing folder texture.
Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Featuring:
Simon Says Stamp Sunflower Field Embossing Folder & Die (SSS)
SSS CZ Design Hello Sunshine Die (SSS)
Hero Arts Unicorn White Ink (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Saturated Inks (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Detail Round Brushes (SSS)
Spellbinders Aqua Platinum 6 Die Cut Machine (SPL)
Tim Holtz Brayers (SSS)
Neenah Classic White Cardstock 25 Sheets (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


JUST A NOTE CARD – Ink blending + embossing folder texture.
Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Featuring:
Simon Says Stamp Floral Harmony Embossing Folder & Die (SSS)
Memory Box Just a Note Foil and Die (SSS)
Gina K Designs Master Layouts 2 Dies (SSS)
Gina K Designs Swiss Dot Embossing Folder (SSS)
Hero Arts Unicorn White Ink (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Saturated Inks (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Detail Round Brushes (SSS)
Spellbinder Glimmer Machine (SSS)
Glimmer Hot Foil Rolls (SSS)
Spellbinders Aqua Platinum 6 Die Cut Machine (SPL)
Tim Holtz Brayers (SSS)
Neenah Classic White Cardstock 25 Sheets (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


MISS YOU CARD – Ink blending + embossing folder texture.
Size: 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Featuring:
Simon Says Stamp Alstroemeria Bunch Embossing Folder & Die (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp All About You Bundle (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp All About You Stamps (SSS)
Hero Arts Unicorn White Ink (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Saturated Inks (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Detail Round Brushes (SSS)
Spellbinders Aqua Platinum 6 Die Cut Machine (SPL)
Tim Holtz Brayers (SSS)
Neenah Classic White Cardstock 25 Sheets (SSS)
• Additional supplies linked in the thumbnails at the end of this post.


INK SWATCH DOWNLOAD

In my video, I showed several new colors of Saturated Ink from Simon Says Stamp.

  • Click HERE for the NEW Simon Says Stamp Saturated Ink Swatch Download.
  • To see my complete list of Ink Swatch Downloads and how I create and store them, head over HERE.

FREE GIFT

Get a FREE layering Chasing Rainbow Sprinkles Pack with ANY purchase Simon Says Stamp! Use code “PRISM” through 6/19/22. Shop HERE.

SALE

Simon Says Stamp has a few products on deep discount! These clearance items move fast. Limited time and quantities! Shop HERE.

BLOG HOP

Today’s post is part of a hop celebrating the new Simon Says Stamp release! You can find it all HERE.

The next stop of the hop is the blog of Suzy Plantamura. (Her cards are amazing!) You can start at the hop’s beginning at the SSS blog!

GIVEAWAY

Simon Says Stamps is giving away a $25 coupon to every stop on the hop from our blog comment section. They will choose the winners and post on their Simon Says Stamp blog on Wednesday, the 22nd of June. Winners can email SSS to claim their prize.


SUPPLIES

Want to find the products I used? I have listed them below. (Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. Thank you for your support! Affiliate and product disclosure can be found  at my disclosure page. All products were personally purchased except the SSS products which were provided/sponsored by the company with no expectation. As always, I was not paid to do this post nor am I on any design teams. I only use products I love!) Click on the icons below each product picture to go to a favorite store.

Simon Says Stamp Graceful Butterflies…
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Simon Says Stamp Floral Harmony…
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Simon Says Stamp Sunflower Field…
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Simon Says Stamp Alstroemeria Bunch…
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Simon Says Stamp Dandy…
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Simon Says Stamp All About You Bundle
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Simon Says Stamp All About You Stamps
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Simon Says Stamp Brushed Flowers
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Memory Box Just a Note Foil and Die
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Honey Bee Inside Kindness Sentiments…
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Gina K Designs Master Layouts 2 Dies
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Gina K Designs Swiss Dot Embossing…
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Altenew Basic Plaid Embossing Folder
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Ink Blot Shop Painted Envelopes
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Simon Says Stamp Saturated Inks
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Simon Says Stamp Detail Round Brushes
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Gina K Designs Blending Brushes With…
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Simon Says Stamp Tool Stand
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Small Lazy Susan
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Hero Arts Unicorn White Ink
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Spellbinder Glimmer Machine
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Glimmer Hot Foil Rolls
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Spellbinders Aqua Platinum 6 Die Cut…
[ SPL ]
Neenah Classic White Cardstock 250…
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Neenah Classic White Cardstock 25 Sheets
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Kirkland Baby Wipes
[ AMZUS ]
The Ink Stand
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Waffle Flower Mini Stencil Mat
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Tim Holtz Brayers
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Gina K Connect Large Bottle Glue
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Gina K Fine Tip Bottles
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Hero Arts Die Snippers
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VersaMark Ink
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Rabbit Hole Designs Cottontail Powder…
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100 thoughts on “Detail Blending + Embossing Folder Tips! + FREE Gift”

  1. These embossing folders are beautiful & the added bonus of having dies to go with them is fantastic.

  2. Thank you for the inspiration !
    I ordered the butterflies embossing folder bundle as soon as I received the release message (cannot resist to butterflies) and now I know I did a good purchase.

    1. Wow! These colors are fantastic! I can’t wait to receive my order. But I’ll also have to add some embossing folders to my next order!

  3. Beautiful cards as always. I am intrigued by this new concept of embossing folders with dies. I’m going to have to try one.

  4. The butterflies are beautiful, but the sunflowers stole my heart! Lovely cards! I can’t wait for my order to arrive!

  5. Beautiful cards, Jennifer. I love the new 3D folders that include a die. Adds so much versatility and creativity. This is a wonderful release

  6. I wasn’t completely on the embossing folder/die combos coming out but after seeing how you did the diecutting first, my mind has been changed. Love the Floral Harmony and the Butterflies in particular.

  7. Love the dimension provided by the cut out from the embossing folder. Great product idea and lovely cards. Thanks for sharing.

  8. Love all the cards but the butterflies are my favorite. I ordered them right away. Thanks for all the inspiration! Hope Foxy continues to improve.

  9. Loving these embossing folders! That blue card really catches my eye. That folder looks as beautiful in one color as it does colored in detail.

  10. I love the new ink colors and just ordered another stamp pad holder to keep them organized. Thanks for all that you share with us.

  11. I’m definitely giving this a try- your cards are gorgeous! I love the blue floral card and all the textured butterflies!

  12. ABSOLUTELY STUNNING cards featuring the newest SSS release. You take the best and make it better time after time. This is a wonderful new product release and you showcased it perfectly. Thank You Jennifer McGuire for all the time and effort you put into doing and sharing your talent. You teach in a way that not only inspires us but encourages us to share handmade kindness, Thank You.

  13. You continue to inspire all of us! Your tips and tricks always help me tremendously! Love watching your videos! These cards are beautiful! And can’t wait to receive my folders to try these ideas! Thank you!

  14. Beautiful cards Jennifer as usual! I love all the emboss and cut folders! If I had to choose only one, I would pick the butterfly one.

  15. Thanks for another great video, I intend to watch it during my “lunch break” today. This new release from SSS looks amazing. I so appreciate all you do for the crafting community, you are the Technique queen! I hope Foxy is recovering well, he’s an adorable little guy.

  16. As always fabulous cards & fabulous video. I had to order that embossing folder & die set right away I was so excited.

  17. Beautiful! I am absolutely loving the embossing folders and coordinating dies – can’t wait to try thm.

  18. These are amazing! Thanks for all the wonderful ideas! Can’t wait to try them. Thanks for the ink swatches too!

  19. Always love your beautiful cards! The new embossing
    folders are all amazing, but the Alstroemeria is my fave;
    it’s stunning!

  20. I love it when you give us techniques for embossing folders (my latest crafting addiction!). Your cards are amazing.

  21. Love all the cards today Jennifer. The Simon Says Stamp embossing folder combo with the dies are a wonderful option for increasing cardmaking possibilities. I really liked the blue design with the white ink and the white background with the colored flower. As always thank you so much for the time it takes to make and share all of these videos with us.

  22. Those embossed rainbow butterflies are definitely a favorite of mine of this release! Your cards are beautiful! Blessings on Foxy’s recovery!

  23. Hi, Jennifer! Thanks for the awesome video. I love the idea of the white embossing ink run over the high spots of the embossed item. Really a cool look! I love all the projects you shared. I’m going to have to order a few things but I am trying to “shop my stash” these days with the price of everything from soup to nuts (as they say) up, up, up… But you’ve given me a lot of ideas! Thanks and yay for SSS and this new release.
    Lori S in PA

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