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Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-29-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 474
Posted By fredness
For what it's worth, I had a bottle of crackle...

For what it's worth, I had a bottle of crackle paint that went very thick but still a bit gooey. Before throwing out, if you can really mix/reincorporate some water into the paint, the paint will...
Forum: Digital Stamping 06-05-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By fredness
Another thing to check ( if you are paying with...

Another thing to check ( if you are paying with PayPal ) what email address is on file for PayPal. Automatic downloads usually go to that email address.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-11-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 2,409
Posted By fredness
Thanks so much Linda/Holstein for favoriting my...

Thanks so much Linda/Holstein for favoriting my card :) What a nice surprise!
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-30-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,217
Posted By fredness
I write with my left and cut with my right too....

I write with my left and cut with my right too. Confused my grade school teachers who would supply me with lefty scissors and I couldn't use them. I also use the mouse with my right hand. And for...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-27-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 2,089
Posted By fredness
What a lovely surprise to be mentioned on the...

What a lovely surprise to be mentioned on the Favourites list :) Thanks so much, Vicki and Mary, you made my day! Thank you Vicki for letting me know :)
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-23-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,068
Posted By fredness
Thanks so much! Shipping looks awesome as well...

Thanks so much! Shipping looks awesome as well :D Now to pick my colours ;P
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-23-2013, 06:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,068
Posted By fredness
Question Does anyone know where to purchase these for...

Does anyone know where to purchase these for pre-order? My usual haunts don't seem to be carrying them. I am in Canada but hoping some US online stores have semi-decent shipping. LOL
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-06-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 466
Posted By fredness
Powdered pearls have no binder in them.. they are...

Powdered pearls have no binder in them.. they are like Pearl Ex. You can brush them over versamarked/embossing inked areas and I think they will set in that or spray your finished piece with a...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-27-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3,368
Views: 165,821
Posted By fredness
I have several brands of watercolor pencils (...

I have several brands of watercolor pencils ( General's Kimberly, Cheapo Staedler I got at Staples, and a few Derwents WC & Inktense ) and I have found all the brands I have WILL blend with...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-24-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,338
Posted By fredness
Question how blendable are they?

I wonder how the distress markers would behave on regular matte card stock or watercolor paper using a waterbrush to blend them? In Tim Holtz's demo, he is using the special coated Inkssentials...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-22-2010, 05:14 AM
Replies: 3,368
Views: 165,821
Posted By fredness
The others have given great recommendations for...

The others have given great recommendations for cardstock. I just wanted you to know that inkjet coated papers like from Epson or photo paper don't work right with the gamsol technique.. it's the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-12-2010, 01:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,786
Posted By fredness
Thumbs up This has to be the bestest thread ever! :D ...

This has to be the bestest thread ever! :D Bling boyz, hair lacquer and booger dots... love it! .. learned some new tips too. ;)
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-12-2010, 07:09 AM
Replies: 3,368
Views: 165,821
Posted By fredness
pencil sharpener

I was just at Walmart (Canada) and in the office supplies in the pencils section was a Staedler metal 2 hole sharpener. It labelled one hole for graphite and one for colored pencils. I bought one...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-08-2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,086
Posted By fredness
This whole not blending "at all" with OMS totally...

This whole not blending "at all" with OMS totally perplexes me. I haven't met a type/brand of pencil that will NOT blend at all. Even watercolour pencils and chalk pastel pencils will blend with...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-08-2010, 10:35 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,786
Posted By fredness
Our puppy got her dog tag caught on our new...

Our puppy got her dog tag caught on our new burber carpet and when she got up, she pulled, unlooped and stripped a 6" long piece out of it :O I managed to scrunch and shmoosh the fibre back in the...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-24-2010, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3,368
Views: 165,821
Posted By fredness
I love deco yellow! I don't have deco pink or...

I love deco yellow! I don't have deco pink or peach... if you do a search on ebay there are still a few places that sell them. Ann Kullberg was selling deco pink and yellow in sets of 3 but it...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-19-2010, 05:27 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,394
Posted By fredness
Thanks so much, Diane for mentioning my card in...

Thanks so much, Diane for mentioning my card in your favourites :) So many lovely cards in the favourites thread this week wow!
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-08-2010, 08:22 AM
Replies: 3,368
Views: 165,821
Posted By fredness
Thanks Dina for all the great information. It...

Thanks Dina for all the great information. It got me thinking though, I wonder if a light application of the clear Prisma Blender pencil or Lyra Splender would do the same thing, as your "base". I...
Forum: Digital Stamping 06-17-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,636
Posted By fredness
I have a Canon Pixma IP4600. I googled your...

I have a Canon Pixma IP4600. I googled your printer and it uses the same cartridges. Here is a tip - in your printer settings, choose glossy photo paper as your paper. It forces the printer to use...
Forum: Techniques 04-09-2010, 06:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By fredness
Some printers have 2 blacks. I have to force my...

Some printers have 2 blacks. I have to force my Canon Pixma to use the Glossy Photo setting so it won't print with the plain paper text ink ( which is pigmented and smears with every colouring...
Forum: Digital Images 02-04-2010, 07:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By fredness
If you daughter wants to do animation, there is...

If you daughter wants to do animation, there is Toon Boom which has a simple easier version called Flip Boom Classic which is priced cheap and they also have it bundled with a graphics tablet. If...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-22-2009, 01:43 PM
Replies: 3,368
Views: 165,821
Posted By fredness
Lightbulb ink smearing printer tip... Canon and other dual black printers

Hi Peeps! I just have a tip for people with printers with 2 black inks... this might work for you. My dye based Epson Photo printer was dying so I switched to a Canon Pixma MP4600... it has...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-11-2009, 07:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,086
Posted By fredness
TY for links, great techniques! Other mediums...

TY for links, great techniques! Other mediums you could use to make your own "shimmerz" paint is acrylic sealer or varnish, keep in those plastic pots or jars with lids. I have also used "floating...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-11-2009, 06:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,086
Posted By fredness
Gum arabic is the binding agent most use, to make...

Gum arabic is the binding agent most use, to make your own mica watercolors or in a spritzer. I am not sure what the ratio is. For making a watercolor paint, it is 1 part gum arabic to 4 parts...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-07-2009, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 676
Posted By fredness
Hi Stela, Etsy is a good place to start. ...

Hi Stela,

Etsy is a good place to start.

I started slow and steady, and just since the beginning of the year different pockets of the papercrafting community are finding me LOL. I think ...
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