This technique is a great way to add both embossing and color to your paper at the same time. Here is all you'll need:
- an embossing folder (and of course the machine to use it in!)
- a dye ink (water based) pad
- light or lightly patterned cardstock. (I used this polka dot print....a good way to jazz up a blah pattern).
This has nothing to do with the technique, but it does contain buttons, so here is my little button fairy ornament: