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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-01-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Besides flipping sides and ends, I move the item...

Besides flipping sides and ends, I move the item to be cut around on the plate-don't always place it in the center. Place them at different angles, too. I have a Big Shot that I use for most dies...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-28-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 1,282
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Cheryl Quilts- Thank you for adding my...

Cheryl Quilts-

Thank you for adding my picture of multiple butterfly cards. They were fun to color and make.

Catluvr2-

Thank you for letting me know that my cards were one of someone's...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-23-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 936
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Skippet- What a wonderful, sweet, thoughtful...

Skippet-

What a wonderful, sweet, thoughtful person you are to help your elderly neighbor! It is so sad when, as we age, our ability to do certain tasks becomes difficult. Your assistance lets...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-21-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,419
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
I use the Martha Stewart medium blade length...

I use the Martha Stewart medium blade length scissors. My friends give me a bad time about them because the blades are long. I learned when I was doing appliqué that the longer blade is better...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-18-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 1,504
Views: 125,653
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Wayward magnet

Can't remember when my 2nd magnet went MIA but I found it today! It has to have been awhile ago because I have been using the ones I purchased on-line for several months now.

Guess where the...
Forum: My Sweet Petunia 06-05-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 434
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
I lost an 'nice' earring the day of my daughter's...

I lost an 'nice' earring the day of my daughter's birthday party at a pizza parlor. Wrote if off as a LOST item. I think it was more than a year later that my daughter was reaching under the front...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-04-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 363
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Virginia Lu uses them directly on rubber then...

Virginia Lu uses them directly on rubber then spritz with water and her finished products are awesome! I use them this way also. I like the vibrancy of their colors but have noticed the tips getting...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-04-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 622
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
I see the lines/cracks between the words. I have...

I see the lines/cracks between the words. I have them on some red rubber stamps that I have used. Unless the foam backing shows, they should stamp okay. I'm like you, I don't like them on brand new...
Forum: My Sweet Petunia 05-28-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 769
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Virginia, I found your blog and love to see...

Virginia,

I found your blog and love to see your projects. ALL of them are inspiring!

Thanks for sharing this latest project.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-27-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
The 'B' plates are the most used plates for the...

The 'B' plates are the most used plates for the CB. Surprised you are having trouble finding them locally. The 'C' plates used to be hard to find until they were no longer included when you bought a...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-25-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 935
Views: 90,348
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
I would like to be able to label my saved images....

I would like to be able to label my saved images. As of now, the images get an number. You have access to a keyboard when using the installed alphabet so why not be able to use it for you saved image...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-24-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,510
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
This tool reminds me of a stencil making tool I...

This tool reminds me of a stencil making tool I bought years ago. I bought it to make my own stencils for quilting. It came with 2 pointed tips but no wheel tip. Of course, it has gone MIA since I...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-24-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 612
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
I like the Spectrum Aqua pens for direct on...

I like the Spectrum Aqua pens for direct on rubber coloring. Use the Zigs directly on dry or wet watercolor paper. Like them both but use them differently. Love that the Zigs have such vibrant...
Forum: My Sweet Petunia 05-23-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,251
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
They are the Legos for tiny hands. They are...

They are the Legos for tiny hands. They are called Duplos (?). Remember getting these for my daughter when she was 2 or so.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-23-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 417
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Arlene, Thanks for the hint for turning the...

Arlene,

Thanks for the hint for turning the 'birds' upside down to become 'waves'. Have had this stamp for a few years and have had the birds flying in the sky on a tropical card so now I can flip...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-22-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,354
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Altenew has their own ink pads now. They are...

Altenew has their own ink pads now. They are described as dye but able to use watercolor techniques, I think. They have them in cube sizes so was thinking of trying them that way. There are 4 cubes...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-22-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 417
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Just found my stamp of flying birds. It is by...

Just found my stamp of flying birds. It is by Denami Design, D85 (I think that's the stock number). It costs around $6.00 .
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-18-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,924
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Jennifer McGuire gave a hint that I have tried....

Jennifer McGuire gave a hint that I have tried. If your WOS pen seems to have dried up, unscrew the top and remove the black thingy, add a little water and replace all the parts. Shake the pen and...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-11-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 952
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Me too. Don't know this online site.

Me too. Don't know this online site.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-10-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,566
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Bahb- Sorry to hear your dies warped when...

Bahb-

Sorry to hear your dies warped when you used your warped acrylic plates. I never had this problem. Some of my acrylic plates could pass a 'soup bowls' but they never warped my delicate dies....
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-09-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,566
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
I have an older Big Shot that I thought had 'bit...

I have an older Big Shot that I thought had 'bit the dust' but my LSS owner was able to revive it. (Used a screwdriver and some sewing machine oil - BS CPR) I also have trouble getting the precision...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-08-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1,504
Views: 125,653
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
The 'stop complaining' response doesn't sound...

The 'stop complaining' response doesn't sound like Iliana. I have emailed her several questions and her responses were quick and polite, never derogatory or statedin a brusque manner.

Iliana now...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-06-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,566
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Carolyn- Thank you for checking with Sizzix...

Carolyn-

Thank you for checking with Sizzix for the users who are having the warping problem.

I like that this plate is sturdy and should reduce having to buy replacement acrylic plates but I...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-06-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,566
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
I have just had my PBP for a few days. I used a...

I have just had my PBP for a few days. I used a Memory Box poppy die (The die has very thin stems) I was cutting heavy weight vellum. The die warped. I was thinking that it is the usual fine/thin MB...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-06-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1,504
Views: 125,653
Posted By Crafter 4 Life
Lydia- Will try putting vinyl on the inside...

Lydia-

Will try putting vinyl on the inside of the cover. I have one of the early ones made by Iliana so no need for vinyl on the outside of the cover. This would help when I get ink on the inside...
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