Easy Ink Blending Tutorial

Janette Lane shares an easy ink blending tutorial as well as quick tips on how to build confidence with ink blending. She works with some Tim Holtz Distress Inks to create an effortless colourful background with three colours. This is a great card making skill to learn because it’s so easy to apply to all of your paper craft projects. Make an instant card background or die cut your blended cardstock to create some unique design elements!

What is Ink Blending?

Ink Blending is when you blend different ink colours with a blending tool to create a seamless ombre effect. You can use different ink mediums with this technique like stamp inks, Distress Oxides, or Distress Inks. There are several ink blending tools to try. You can use dry foam pads, sponges, like Blender Smoothies, or Ranger brand mini ink blending tools like the kind Janette uses in the video.

Watch the video tutorial for some instant inspiration!