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Forum: Color Combinations 02-13-2007, 06:09 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,579
Posted By SwissKeys
Thanks to Julie for planning this challenge...

Thanks to Julie for planning this challenge today!

Here's my card:

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=475410&cat=8593

Laura
Forum: Color Combinations 02-13-2007, 05:57 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 5,327
Posted By SwissKeys
Since you made the supreme sacrifice to get out...

Since you made the supreme sacrifice to get out of bed when you weren't feeling well, I did double effort as well. Thanks and get well Emily!

Here are my cards for today's challenge:
...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-11-2007, 03:23 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,441
Posted By SwissKeys
Ditto, Ditto and Ditto on the Thank You. ...

Ditto, Ditto and Ditto on the Thank You.

I've been using MS Publisher, because I already have it and know how it works. It doesn't do really nice watermarks, but it does do layers and will save...
Forum: Techniques 02-06-2007, 08:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,772
Posted By SwissKeys
Thanks for this info! I had been wondering what...

Thanks for this info! I had been wondering what would interest me about this tool. Now I'll have to get one.

Laura
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-28-2007, 02:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 949
Posted By SwissKeys
Make sure you cut your ribbon at an angle, but...

Make sure you cut your ribbon at an angle, but not too much of one.

Also, if you're using a thin ribbon, like organdy, and you need to thread it through a hole, you can fold the end, and then fold...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-28-2007, 02:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 320
Posted By SwissKeys
Is the ink cartridge engaged next to your wheel?...

Is the ink cartridge engaged next to your wheel? When you insert the ink cartridge, there's a place where it seems to pop in. This is too far from the ink to allow the wheel to touch it. You have to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-28-2007, 02:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 787
Posted By SwissKeys
I keep my scraps - most all of them. Though I...

I keep my scraps - most all of them. Though I don't have that many. I keep using them up.

I tend to cut my paper into regular sizes to start with, which I think eliminates scraps that can't be...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-28-2007, 02:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 562
Posted By SwissKeys
I've organized my 8-1/2 x 11 papers into 6 clear...

I've organized my 8-1/2 x 11 papers into 6 clear acrylic magazine holders. I bought them at Target for $1.89 each. They hold approx. 200 sheets per holder. I have one for each SU color family, one...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-28-2007, 02:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,231
Posted By SwissKeys
I'm teaching a technique in my class this month...

I'm teaching a technique in my class this month that uses Watercolor Wonder Crayons. We're going to put an acetate overlay on top.

I used them directly on a stamp with a VERY small amount of water...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-28-2007, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 640
Posted By SwissKeys
Yes, thanks Beate for all your help here on SCS....

Yes, thanks Beate for all your help here on SCS. I had been looking at doing a card like this for a class soon. Your tutorial helped me understand how it goes together.

Laura
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-28-2007, 02:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By SwissKeys
I only have the gold tape and haven't had any...

I only have the gold tape and haven't had any problems either way. When I want it to stick it sticks.

When I need to take something apart, I can always do it with care. Once I get the pieces...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-28-2007, 02:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 637
Posted By SwissKeys
Speaking of colors - my DDs have begun to talk...

Speaking of colors - my DDs have begun to talk about things in terms of SU colors. We were out the other day, and one noticed a house saying that it was "Certainly Celery." I laughed so hard when I...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-28-2007, 01:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 642
Posted By SwissKeys
I use baby shampoo and cold water on mine. They...

I use baby shampoo and cold water on mine. They clean up really fast, and it will clean out the residue from craft ink and versamark as well.

I normally wash them at night, and then let them air...
Forum: Ways to Use It 01-25-2007, 04:46 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 6,612
Posted By SwissKeys
Perfect timing! I'm getting ready for my next SAS...

Perfect timing! I'm getting ready for my next SAS and need one with a BG stamp.

Thanks for filling in Trudee!

Laura
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 08:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,671
Posted By SwissKeys
You mentioned that you've already grouped them...

You mentioned that you've already grouped them into categories. Perhaps you could go a step further and group them into sets (subsets within your cetegories). If you have a way to keep them together...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 07:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 278
Posted By SwissKeys
I guess I should have said a member of the yahoo...

I guess I should have said a member of the yahoo group. Of course, you can also become a member of SCS and upload anytime. :D

Your friendly stamping enabler,

Laura
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 07:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 579
Posted By SwissKeys
I noticed from your website that you're already a...

I noticed from your website that you're already a CM consultant. I think that would create a conflict of interest since CM and SU! sell competing products.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 06:52 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,188
Posted By SwissKeys
If I'm currently using a particular stamp set a...

If I'm currently using a particular stamp set a lot, I keep some from that set in a jar on my stamping table close at hand. Otherwise I have a drawer where I keep them organized in snack size ziploc...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 06:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 335
Posted By SwissKeys
I usually make a 1/4 size card, 5.5 x 4.25. This...

I usually make a 1/4 size card, 5.5 x 4.25. This allows me to cut my card stock pieces ahead of time, letting me make cards in a hurry when needed. I file the pre-cut pieces by color family.

Also...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 06:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 550
Posted By SwissKeys
I use any of the colors that are sold in packs of...

I use any of the colors that are sold in packs of 40 by Stampin' Up! It makes my cards significantly cheaper for me to make, and since I make a lot, that matters. Then I alter the size of my card...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 06:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 278
Posted By SwissKeys
Okay, just for fun, I've set up a yahoo group to...

Okay, just for fun, I've set up a yahoo group to help us get through the transition from 2006 to 2007.

The purpose is to help us in our withdrawl while our SCS moderators are enjoying their much...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By SwissKeys
Peaceful Wishes is great for people who are...

Peaceful Wishes is great for people who are outdoorsy. I've used the pine boughs, cones and mistletoe to decorate a candle. It was a birthday present for a good friend of mine.

You can see it...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 05:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,671
Posted By SwissKeys
I also use a binder. I'm just in the process of...

I also use a binder. I'm just in the process of updating it. I hadn't realized that I had purchased so many stamp sets since I last updated. :)

What I had planned to do, and I need to go back to,...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2006, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 294
Posted By SwissKeys
I got four of the cubes for Christmas this year....

I got four of the cubes for Christmas this year. While they were on sale online, they weren't on sale in the store.

I was excited to get ther 12x12 filer cube, only to find out that it was...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-30-2006, 08:40 PM
Replies: 4,218
Views: 176,671
Posted By SwissKeys
Well, they did it! Joann.com that is. They put...

Well, they did it! Joann.com that is. They put the Cuttlebug on sale, so now the 50% off coupon doesn't work anymore!

I wanted to see how much it would be and started getting excited when it was...
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