What are pigment ink pads used for?

What are pigment ink pads used for?

This ink pad allows you to add vibrant colors or stylish embossing to paper crafts and art projects. Perfect for use with your favorite stamps or embossing powders, this pigment-based ink is slow drying, so you have time and flexibility to be as creative as you want.

Are pigment ink pads waterproof?

Palette Hybrid Ink Pads (Stewart Superior) Fine art colors that look like pigment ink but dry like dye. Works on all surfaces. Fast drying, waterproof, with bright colors and excellent print quality. Acid free, archival, non-fading.

Can you use water with pigment inks?

Dye based inks are able to provide a wider colour space for more vibrant and colourful prints, but will come off when getting in contact with water unless printed on special coated label material. All inks, whether dye or pigment, will begin to fade over time.

Are pigment inks waterproof?

Pigment inks tend to be lighter in colour than dye they are more water-resistant while producing a truer solid black than dye. Es-pecially when the label is exposed to UV light for many months, the pigment ink holds its colour, quality and vibrancy better than dye.

Which is the best white ink pad?


  • VersaMagic.
  • VersaColor.
  • Hero Hues Pigment.
  • Hero Hues Dye.
  • Ranger Distress.
  • ColorBox.
  • Avery Elle.
  • Delicata.

What is an embossing ink pad?

Create beautiful paper craft projects with Embossing Ink Pad! This jumbo-size pad of clear-color embossing ink is used as a base for embossing powders, allowing you to create raised embellishments and sentiments on your cards and crafts. This pad’s large size will accommodate any size stamp or brayer.

Should ink pads be stored upside down?

Very simple answer the ink pad that the lid come off need to be store upside down so the ink in the pad stay at to the top surface and while the Stampin’Up! Very important that you do NOT store your ink pad standing up.