We sell transfer foil in our store-
The material is plastic sheet with a metallic, or color bonded to one side.
Transfer foil works by “transferring” a thin layer of foil onto a sticky surface. One just puts the foil side down (shiny side up), and pulls off, with the shiny foil remaining on the sticky surface (only)!
Our double stick, or other sticky materials work o.k. as long as the stickiness of the substrate is stickier than the stuff holding the foil to the
Peri at littleorangedesigns.com has used sticky ink to create a line of cards.