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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-24-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,918
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Hey Lylacfey! Haven't seen you over on RSC for a...

Hey Lylacfey! Haven't seen you over on RSC for a while. Good to see you here.

I do remember those big old clunky die cut machines and wondering when they would get around to making them for home...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-23-2012, 10:02 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,918
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
The reason I won't buy a Cricut is because it is...

The reason I won't buy a Cricut is because it is mechanized. The only reason I have a Cuttlebug is because my husband said I needed one to move to the 'next' level of crafting.

Even though I...
Forum: Techniques 11-05-2010, 03:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Thank you so much for all of your input! That...

Thank you so much for all of your input! That has helped me out tremendously!
Forum: Techniques 11-04-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Phat Card or Fat Card...Anyone here of this?

I was recently in a local craft store where one of the ladies talked to me about fat cards. They are 4 x 4 1/2 inches and decorated on both sides. I've googled fat cards, phat cards, fat quarter...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-10-2009, 06:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Clear Acetate Tag Usage?

When I applied for a DT position with a certain company, they sent me this as part of a consolation gift. Now, I have no idea how to use this. Any suggestions are appreciated! My apologies for the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-05-2009, 04:03 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 10,212
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
169807Some other things I've made are raspberry...

169807Some other things I've made are raspberry freezer jam (very simple and I use cornstarch instead of the expensive pectin). I just made another batch because my husband's boss ran out from the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-05-2009, 03:13 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 10,212
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Here's something I just put together the other...

Here's something I just put together the other day for one of my husband's subordinates. Him and his wife own a pug that they got as a puppy. He is just the cutest! The cookies come from a recipe...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-01-2009, 08:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 301
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Simple is best. I think you did a fabulous job! ...

Simple is best. I think you did a fabulous job!

Concerning the ink and what it might do to the picture, many professional studios put a piece of cellophane or something like that in with the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-01-2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,369
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Here's another idea that we did with used holiday...

Here's another idea that we did with used holiday cards, but you could use cardstock and then put your own designs on them:

Tree ornaments

Cut circles and decorate as desired. Fold the edges...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-01-2009, 02:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 301
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
I'd love to see a picture of your finished...

I'd love to see a picture of your finished product, if you don't mind sharing or if you would like some feedback.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-01-2009, 08:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
A few years ago I used the Hearts & Posies big...

A few years ago I used the Hearts & Posies big heart stamp to make a flower, which I gave to my husband for Valentine's Day. I think the idea came from a magazine, but don't remember which one.
...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-01-2009, 08:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 459
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
When I have too many cards on hand, I keep them...

When I have too many cards on hand, I keep them so that I have a variety of cards to choose from when an unexpected need for a card comes up.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-01-2009, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 301
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Although I have never done this myself, I have...

Although I have never done this myself, I have received cards with grad pictures from friends. From what I have seen as far as a folder is concerned, is to use a color of cardstock that will...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-01-2009, 07:56 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,369
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
My sister was just telling me that her and her...

My sister was just telling me that her and her kids made tablets by hand using those big clips to hold the paper together as the glue dries. It would be a great way to use leftover paper/cardstock....
Forum: Get it Together! 11-30-2009, 07:53 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,601
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Wow! I truly wish I would have read this post a...

Wow! I truly wish I would have read this post a lot lot earlier! Any idea when the first one in 2010 will be?
Forum: Techniques 08-03-2009, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Thanks Donnarie! I just started the chapter on...

Thanks Donnarie! I just started the chapter on composition as I want to do first things first (otherwise I tend to get ahead of myself). I've cursory read some other books about composition and it...
Forum: Techniques 08-02-2009, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
You do great work! Have you ever tried...

You do great work!

Have you ever tried her techiques with line drawn stamps? (Unless those buoys were stamped, I really couldn't tell!)

Stampingly yours
Roberta
Forum: Techniques 07-31-2009, 07:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Oh Randa! Thank you for sharing my passion! ...

Oh Randa!

Thank you for sharing my passion! Yes, the images are so wonderful! I can hardly wait to get started.

Tomorrow I'm holding a yard sale with some friends of mine, but after that, I...
Forum: Techniques 07-31-2009, 11:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Arlene Steinberg's Masterful Color

Has anyone tried the technique of vibrant colored pencil paintings layer by layer?
Forum: Techniques 07-31-2009, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,209
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
You could possible use a three ring binder to...

You could possible use a three ring binder to alter for the customers journal. I'm going to an altered book class on August 8th. But the altered book we are doing is one of those board books that...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-31-2009, 11:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 262
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
I have a Hello Kitty stamp. Let me know what...

I have a Hello Kitty stamp. Let me know what color you would like the images in and I will mail you a bunch. Just let me know how many you would like.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-31-2009, 11:31 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,421
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Not too long ago, I posted a thread called...

Not too long ago, I posted a thread called Bloggers Anonymous in which I basically issued the same complaint.

I decided when I did my blog, I was going to go contrary to the 'normal' flow of...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-31-2009, 11:27 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,677
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
I like to keep simplicity within the making of my...

I like to keep simplicity within the making of my cards, so I prefer not to put thread in my buttons.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-29-2009, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 120
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
Here are my ideas: altered Legg's boxes ...

Here are my ideas:

altered Legg's boxes
round 2 its
book marks
sheep with googly eyes

If you go to my albums, you can see the sheep I made. It's under VSNs and the round 2 it is under the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-28-2009, 06:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,867
Posted By TheAfricanQueen
I can't imagine using a glue stick for that many...

I can't imagine using a glue stick for that many labels! ugh! But not all mono adhesives are created equal. I recently tried one called Duck. And I went right back to Marvy. And edge sponging is...
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