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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-27-2012, 06:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 881
Posted By primitiveseasons
Grand Calibur questions

I have a Cricut, a Big Shot, and a Vagabond. Recently I've begun thinking about a Grand Calibur but I am wondering about the quality of the machine and if it's worth it. I have an opportunity to...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-30-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 561
Posted By primitiveseasons
Got my Vagabond at JoAnn's this week with a fifty...

Got my Vagabond at JoAnn's this week with a fifty off coupon which did NOT exclude Sizzix products and the Vagabond was not on sale. It was $125! I hope I made the right decision. I had rotator...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-18-2011, 03:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By primitiveseasons
They are the same machine. I've had a Big Kick ...

They are the same machine. I've had a Big Kick for about five years and it performs as well now as the day I purchased it.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-08-2011, 12:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By primitiveseasons
The Queen's Ink in Savage MD would be a bit of a...

The Queen's Ink in Savage MD would be a bit of a drive. It's in Howard Co. MD but it's a fabulous shop.

Mary
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-07-2011, 10:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By primitiveseasons
I just don't see myself using it for quilting. ...

I just don't see myself using it for quilting. I've been making quilts since the late seventies when we handcut all our pieces. Then along came the rotary cutter and rulers and I don't think you...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-07-2011, 05:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By primitiveseasons
Thanks for your opinion. The one thing about the...

Thanks for your opinion. The one thing about the Vagabond that I don't like is that it seems flimsy to me. I have always thought that the Sizzix/Ellison products were heftier and sturdier. Sure...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-06-2011, 08:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 546
Posted By primitiveseasons
Cutting Machines

I had recently been thinking about a new die cutting machine. I currently have a Big Kick. Looking at the Vagabond and others. Does anyone think one of the companies might have a new machine coming...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-02-2010, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 331
Posted By primitiveseasons
Cricut and Grungepaper

Does anyone know if the Cricut will cut Grungepaper? Has anyone tried it?

Mary
Primitive Seasons (http://www.primitiveseasons.blogspot.com)
Forum: Mission: Organization 11-25-2010, 06:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By primitiveseasons
Storage Systems

Both Mike's and AC Moore have their storage systems on a big sale this weekend. Is Jetmax or Mike's system better.....If you have either or have an opinion I'd like to hear it!!! Thanks and happy...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-25-2010, 05:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By primitiveseasons
Both Michaels and AC Moore have scrapbook room...

Both Michaels and AC Moore have scrapbook room storage units on big sale this weekend. I'd like to know everyone's opinion on which is better.....the Jetmax system or the systems Mike's sells....
...
Forum: Mission: Organization 08-27-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,098
Posted By primitiveseasons
Take my advice: use wood laminate. If you have...

Take my advice: use wood laminate. If you have a roll around chair, even one with so called "safe for hardwood floors" rollers, you will take the finish off the floor. I have my space in our...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-10-2010, 04:00 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 17,750
Posted By primitiveseasons
To those questioning the slightly larger size of...

To those questioning the slightly larger size of the envelopes, this board is to make envelopes for "dimensional" cards. In other words, for cards that have embellishments that take up more room. ...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-29-2010, 09:41 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,597
Posted By primitiveseasons
You may have to re-calibrate your Cricut machine....

You may have to re-calibrate your Cricut machine. There are directions for how to do that, it's very easy, on the Provocraft website.

Mary
www.primitiveseasons.blogspot.com
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-04-2010, 11:02 AM
Replies: 2,987
Sticky: Cricut FAQ
Views: 235,629
Posted By primitiveseasons
Some designs don't cut very well at real small...

Some designs don't cut very well at real small sizes. The type of paper you use also affects a tiny cut. Also slow down your speed if the cut is small and intricate.

Mary
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-03-2010, 03:32 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,463
Posted By primitiveseasons
I just bought MTC for $65 on MyCricutBuddy.com. ...

I just bought MTC for $65 on MyCricutBuddy.com. SCAL is older and a little pricier and cannot do everything MTC can do. I understand the learning curve is higher as well, although as a newbie I'm...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-08-2010, 12:27 PM
Replies: 2,987
Sticky: Cricut FAQ
Views: 235,629
Posted By primitiveseasons
I have a question for all of you experienced...

I have a question for all of you experienced chirpers in the ranks. To use the 12 x 24 mat, where can you buy paper and chipboard larger than 12 x 12? And in regards to chipboard, does anyone have...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-06-2010, 09:13 AM
Replies: 2,987
Sticky: Cricut FAQ
Views: 235,629
Posted By primitiveseasons
I'm a new first time Expressions owner and you...

I'm a new first time Expressions owner and you all have been so much help. I have a million questions but for now, here's one. I was making word books with my Design Studio. As I moved from page...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-03-2010, 08:34 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,300
Posted By primitiveseasons
I can second this advice. My HP won't print, for...

I can second this advice. My HP won't print, for example, Lauren Meaders templates. I have to just print them on copy paper, use temp adhesive to the cs and then cut out. It's a workaround. But...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-03-2010, 08:30 AM
Replies: 2,987
Sticky: Cricut FAQ
Views: 235,629
Posted By primitiveseasons
I have come across a wonderful site called...

I have come across a wonderful site called scrapbookersmusthaves.com and their prices are the lowest I have seen anywhere, either on line or in stores and they are fantastically fast with shipping. ...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-01-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,093
Posted By primitiveseasons
That's awesome! Can't wait to check it out. I...

That's awesome! Can't wait to check it out. I have envied the folks that have Hobby Lobbies near them in the midwest as they have Copics and Spellbinders and can use coupons on those items. No...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-01-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 418
Posted By primitiveseasons
Compare the differences on Cricut's website but I...

Compare the differences on Cricut's website but I would advise is you can afford it to go for the Expression. It does a lot more than the smaller ones, although they can all use the same cartridges....
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-01-2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 327
Posted By primitiveseasons
You don't load it in the housing that came with...

You don't load it in the housing that came with your cricut. You need the deep blade housing with the blade inserted and you just change it out for the regular blade/housing. I did read on...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-01-2010, 12:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 573
Posted By primitiveseasons
OK, had to jump in on this one. AC Moore is...

OK, had to jump in on this one. AC Moore is discontinuing the I Top and all its accessoreis so everything is 50% off. I loaded up. There is a learning curve and they are a little "fiddly" but I...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-29-2009, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2,987
Sticky: Cricut FAQ
Views: 235,629
Posted By primitiveseasons
I think you hit Fit To Page and it will fit as...

I think you hit Fit To Page and it will fit as many of the size images you selected on that size paper.

Mary
www.primitiveseasons.blogspot.com
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-29-2009, 07:12 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,597
Posted By primitiveseasons
And all the updates on MTC are free and always...

And all the updates on MTC are free and always will be according to the designer of the software.

Mary
www.primitiveseasons.blogspot.com
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