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Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-23-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,132
Posted By stampinovice
Ebay isn't what it used to be either. I very...

Ebay isn't what it used to be either. I very rarely get a good price on my stamping supplies any more. Back in the day you used to get really great buys on multiple stamp sets, and ink pads etc., but...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-18-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,227
Posted By stampinovice
Why didn't I think of that?? Thank you!! I'll try...

Why didn't I think of that?? Thank you!! I'll try it tonight if I get to play with my toys.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-18-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,227
Posted By stampinovice
Large stamp troubles

I have a few large (backround) wood mount stamps that do not have a flush stamping surface so therefore I don't get a good stamped image. Some of the indentations are in the middle of the stamp. I am...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-17-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 830
Posted By stampinovice
I strongly suggest your local public schools. My...

I strongly suggest your local public schools. My kids benefitted greatly from the generosity of crafters. Believe it or not the high schools love all that stuff as they usually have a mixed media...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-01-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,674
Posted By stampinovice
I'll watch these just to see how much they go...

I'll watch these just to see how much they go for!!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-30-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,674
Posted By stampinovice
It's crazy out there in "eBay land" and not what...

It's crazy out there in "eBay land" and not what it used to be. I used to get great deals on stamps and lots of them too. Those days are gone. I honestly don't know what people think when they price...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-10-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By stampinovice
I keep "collections" (like Graphic 45 papers and...

I keep "collections" (like Graphic 45 papers and matching stamps) in some of mine and also if I am working on a project, I keep everything I need for that project in a case. Also use it for 12x12...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-26-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 552
Posted By stampinovice
Do telll!! I have never seen/heard of these...

Do telll!! I have never seen/heard of these before. Sounds like enabling to me!! wink-wink
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-26-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,334
Posted By stampinovice
I wish we could change our screen names. I have...

I wish we could change our screen names. I have no idea why I came up with mine and after years in the craft, reading all the blogs and info here at SCS, teaching at Archivers, etc, I can honestly...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-07-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 678
Posted By stampinovice
The key to having success with a circle cutter is...

The key to having success with a circle cutter is that you really must use a class cutting mat in oder to get a smooth cut. Its like cutting on ice. A self healing cutting mat does not work at all...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-30-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,232
Posted By stampinovice
Here's an easy way to make a liner "template....

Here's an easy way to make a liner "template. First cut your liner paper just hair thinner than the width of your envelope and as long as the flap area plus the length you want to line.. Open the...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-15-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,881
Posted By stampinovice
When I worked at Archiver's, we had a make and...

When I worked at Archiver's, we had a make and take card that used embossing folders. I think we cranked out 100's of pieces with the same folder and it did eventually come apart, but still usable....
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-30-2013, 06:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 508
Posted By stampinovice
I agree, more is better. The Inkadinkadoo blocks...

I agree, more is better. The Inkadinkadoo blocks at Joann's and Michael's are great and you can use a coupon!! Never pay full price for basics. I also have the cricut stamp set that was sold as a...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-23-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,267
Posted By stampinovice
I just renewed (last month) my subscription to...

I just renewed (last month) my subscription to Paper Crafts and last week received a letter that they were going all digital. I emailed customer service and complained and I am now awaiting a full...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-09-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,763
Posted By stampinovice
I use a hair straightener and it works great. I...

I use a hair straightener and it works great. I have not had any problems and at Christmas time I straighten quite a bit of ribbon. The key is to run it through quickly and sometimes a few run...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-27-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 501
Posted By stampinovice
I love my Tim Holtz one's too. Go for it. Use...

I love my Tim Holtz one's too. Go for it. Use them for everything and they clean up great with Goo Gone after mounting.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-27-2013, 05:45 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,872
Posted By stampinovice
That I am not sure of. Try it and see. I screen...

That I am not sure of. Try it and see. I screen shot from my Iphone via the Michael's app or I have also done it with my email, also from my phone. I'm not sure how it works on other devices. Good...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-26-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,836
Posted By stampinovice
No, its great for all things "messy". Everything...

No, its great for all things "messy". Everything truly just wipes right off. For cutting, use your self healing mat or glass mat depending on your project.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-26-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,836
Posted By stampinovice
I use on oven mat that I got at Bed Bath and...

I use on oven mat that I got at Bed Bath and Beyond. It's a great size, same "fabric"/material and was $16 with my 20% off coupon. Love it. I also have a smaller one that is used/sized for toaster...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-26-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,872
Posted By stampinovice
Here's what you do... take a screen shot of the...

Here's what you do... take a screen shot of the coupon, then you have it and you can re-use it. The sales associate at Michael's told me to do it. Works great. I also do it on other coupons for...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-20-2013, 06:34 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,286
Posted By stampinovice
Ebay is my Las Vegas. It is a gamble to see if I...

Ebay is my Las Vegas. It is a gamble to see if I can get great stuff "cheap". I tell my husband that everything (most everything) I have gotten on ebay, I can't believe I got for the prices I did. I...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-15-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,872
Posted By stampinovice
I too have worked over 35 years in retail and...

I too have worked over 35 years in retail and NEVER would it occur to me to "berate" a fellow retail worker, nor did I say I berated the associate when I inquired about the obvious error. We both...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-15-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,872
Posted By stampinovice
This happens at my local Michaels all the time....

This happens at my local Michaels all the time. The price stickers that they put on the peg hooks many times will have some outrageous price on one of them. At Christmas time they had their new card...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-28-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 578
Posted By stampinovice
I do not have the Debutante frame die, its on my...

I do not have the Debutante frame die, its on my wish list, but haven't felt that I was "missing" it. Orchard Tree is pretty versatile without the backround die. Save your $$. What I have done is...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-11-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By stampinovice
I had this situation come up only to realize that...

I had this situation come up only to realize that it was a different type of cling on stamp. There was a larger piece of clear plastic that was bigger than the regular image. I kept trying to pull...
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