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Does anyone have a recipe for making stamp pad ink?
Annie from Northern California
You can make a temporary stamp pad by folding a paper towel in half, in half again, and in half again. Soak it with liquid tempra paint (but not too much to make it gooey), and behold, a very inexpensive stamp pad in whatever color you have on hand. I put it on a small piece of foil, folded double and turned up sides to keep the mess at a minimum.
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Does anyone know how to make stamp pad ink using glycerine and Rit dye or rubbing alcohol and Rit dye? I need to re-ink and I'm way far away from any store with re-inkers.
Marilyn from Front Royal, VA
At http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/recipe1.html there are an ink recipe using dye and glycerin plus a bunch of other recipes for all different things. (12/01/2006)
Try Mrs. Stewarts bluing from the laundry department of your supermarket. We used it as ink for pens when I was a child. (12/01/2006)