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Forum: Tool & Product Talk Today, 01:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 159
Posted By Angelnorth
Ahh - just had a lightbulb moment for something...

Ahh - just had a lightbulb moment for something that may or may not work!

Will your die go into your machine in both directions (sideways on and end on)? If so, you may be able to go round and cut...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk Today, 12:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 159
Posted By Angelnorth
I don't think you can stop the die cutting out...

I don't think you can stop the die cutting out those holes but could you stick the finished die cut to a sheet of reasonably lightweight paper, putting the pieces back in to the holes as you go? Then...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-29-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By Angelnorth
There's an easel die in the Sizzix Bigz range...

There's an easel die in the Sizzix Bigz range that might be what you've seen (here (http://www.sizzix.com/product/657187/sizzix-bigz-die-small-easel)on the Sizzix site).

HTH!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-23-2015, 12:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By Angelnorth
I'm on the other side of the Atlantic and I've...

I'm on the other side of the Atlantic and I've had good service from them - helpful communication about shipping costs and quick dispatch when I placed an order. As Sabrina says, the stamp quality is...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-19-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 435
Posted By Angelnorth
Given that the serial number on that packaging...

Given that the serial number on that packaging (use the zoom view and you can see it) is the same except that if has an extra A on the end, I'd say you've found the stamp. Stacy Stamps has a list of...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-16-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By Angelnorth
Glad our combined efforts made something click...

Glad our combined efforts made something click for you :D
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-15-2015, 01:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By Angelnorth
Click in the address bar and copy the link you...

Click in the address bar and copy the link you want.

If you're literally doing it here, the forum will help you. Make sure you're in "advanced" rather than quick reply and you'll see a range of...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-15-2015, 01:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 653
Posted By Angelnorth
I meant to say - smaller, more intricate designs...

I meant to say - smaller, more intricate designs tend to be wafer thin dies. Steel rule are usually larger shapes with simpler lines. So your tiny, fiddly leaf is unlikely to show up as a steel rule...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-15-2015, 01:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 653
Posted By Angelnorth
She must have even more patience than you! Not...

She must have even more patience than you! Not just for the leaves but those doll clothes must be crocheted with very fine thread to be done on such a small scale. It's nice that you can collaborate...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-15-2015, 01:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 653
Posted By Angelnorth
It sounds like you have steel rule if you're...

It sounds like you have steel rule if you're using without the platform.

There are basically two types of die - wafer thin and steel rule.

Wafer thin dies are the ones like Spellbinder and, as...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-14-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 653
Posted By Angelnorth
It's not the machine that's critical for that,...

It's not the machine that's critical for that, it's the die. Any steel rule die will cut multiple layers for you and there area already leaf shaped steel rule dies out there. Something like the Tim...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-14-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By Angelnorth
As you know, UK postage is horrible these days -...

As you know, UK postage is horrible these days - if the stamps are mostly wood mount ones you'll find they're too fat to be "large letter" rate and you're into package rates even for a single stamp....
Forum: Techniques 07-07-2015, 12:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,198
Posted By Angelnorth
Gosh, that's so long ago! But I can see what I...

Gosh, that's so long ago! But I can see what I did so here goes:

Stick chipboard letters to a strip of cardstock (you could use die cut lettering and maybe stack a couple if you want extra depth)....
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-01-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By Angelnorth
This, and lots of other suggestions in this...

This, and lots of other suggestions in this thread, applies to inkjet printing. It's extremely unlikely a copy shop is using an inkjet so do check with them when you ask them to do the job for you....
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-28-2015, 11:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By Angelnorth
Do you mean the left side of the text right...

Do you mean the left side of the text right across the page or just at the left hand edge? If it was just at the extreme left of the page, there's a chance the margin was too wide for the printer to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-11-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By Angelnorth
It looks like the sole of the other boot to me...

It looks like the sole of the other boot to me (so the second boot is tipped over on its side behind the first).
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-05-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 644
Posted By Angelnorth
I'm afraid I'm no help but I may be able to...

I'm afraid I'm no help but I may be able to reassure you on the "talentless" aspect - I'm absolutely sure it's not that you have no talent! I bought some SN markers to try when they first came out...
Forum: Mix-Ability Challenge 06-05-2015, 12:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,153
Posted By Angelnorth
Love the vid - my mum always used to say "Can you...

Love the vid - my mum always used to say "Can you make a feature of it?" whenever I made an oops on an arty crafty project as a kid and I reckon the mindset of seeing a creative opportunity instead...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-05-2015, 12:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By Angelnorth
I would add Pumice Stone to the ones already...

I would add Pumice Stone to the ones already mentioned.

Almost any colour can be used for a pale "wash" though. Are you using a reinker or the pad? You're right that the stronger colours need...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-04-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,873
Posted By Angelnorth
I run regular sized folders through sideways...

I run regular sized folders through sideways sometimes and have had no issues at all (bigger folders won't go through my regular BigShot sideways). There is slightly more pressure at the edges of the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-04-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 539
Posted By Angelnorth
There can be many, many hours work in designing a...

There can be many, many hours work in designing a font - I'm never sure how the freebies can be offered for free!

That's a lovely font, glad Dina could help you identify it Carol!
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-14-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,450
Posted By Angelnorth
As I always say when it comes to anything...

As I always say when it comes to anything creative - there is no one "right way", do whatever works for you :D
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-12-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,450
Posted By Angelnorth
There's a solution to this - peel away just one...

There's a solution to this - peel away just one small section of the backing to expose the sticky and fold it back so it forms a sort of tab. Then put your die cut where you want it and press into...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-08-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By Angelnorth
Never heard of them but a quick Google tells me...

Never heard of them but a quick Google tells me they have both a web site (which looks big and professionally produced) and a Facebook page with plenty of likes so I think it's unlikely you're...
Forum: Mix-Ability Challenge 05-04-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By Angelnorth
Thanks MariLynn, gave me a kick start for the...

Thanks MariLynn, gave me a kick start for the anniversary card I needed to make at the weekend.

Anniversary olives (http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/2629786?&cat=500&ppuser=149756)
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