Embossed elements are created by stamping or drawing images onto card stock or paper with heat-embossing-friendly ink, then covering the inked area with special powder that melts when heat is applied with a heat gun or heat tool.
Stampers will love the Versamark Watermark/Resist Ink Stamp Pad. This versatile ink pad can be used to create a translucent watermark image, tone-on-tone effect on colored paper or as a resist or embossing pad. You can also use it on vellum for a lustrous look. ... The stamp pad is acid-free, water-based and non-toxic.