What is an alcohol ink?
An alcohol ink is an acid-free, fast drying transparent dye ink specially formulated to create a colourful, polished stone effect.
Use it on Yupo paper, glossy paper, dominoes, metal, shrink plastic, glass, and other slick surfaces.
The Adirondack range comes in a huge variety of colours so you can create completely unique colour blends!
Don’t forget to get some Alcohol Blending Solution to lighten up colours and clean inks from non-porous surfaces.
Use the Tim Holtz® Applicator to apply the inks to paper and other surfaces and try the Tim Holtz® Fillable Pen to create custom Ink markers for doodling, art journalling and colouring!
Note: Ranger does not recommend using Tim Holtz® Alcohol Inks, Metallic Mixatives, Snow Cap Mixative or Alcohol Ink Blending Solution in spray bottles as these contents contain alcohol and should not be airborne.
Adirondack Alcohol Ink Colour Chart
Alcohol ink techniques
1. Demonstration by Tim Holtz
Alcohol ink tutorials
1. Neverland alcohol ink tutorial by Kathryn S’chuk
2. Pretty Galaxy tutorial by Kim Haskell
Click on the photo for the step-by-step tutorial!
3. Inks and doodles on Yupo with CreationsCeeCee
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