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Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-18-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 586
Posted By happy-stamper
Great inexpensive idea! I won't have to steal...

Great inexpensive idea! I won't have to steal the mouse pad from the kids anymore!
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-13-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,102
Posted By happy-stamper
easier mixing???

I remember reading somewhere (long, long ago, don't remember where) that you can put a couple of pony beads into the bottle to make it easier to mix it up by shaking. Sort of like the balls that...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-15-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,938
Posted By happy-stamper
Me, too!

This is what I do, but sometimes have to do a streak of Bday or Sympathy cards if I'm running out. It seems like I just creatively freeze up and get brain block if I feel I need to create a specific...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-17-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,839
Posted By happy-stamper
For me it's diet DrPepper sitting over on the...

For me it's diet DrPepper sitting over on the windowsill where I won't knock it over. I enjoy Pandora, but the family computer is in the room I stamp in, so usually I listen to whatever my 15 year...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-17-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,839
Posted By happy-stamper
Question How???

This sounds like a great inspiration and motivation booster, but I have no clue how to do it. Any tips for the tech challenged would be appreciated!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-27-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,973
Posted By happy-stamper
Smile Thanks for the great tip! As my kids are growing...

Thanks for the great tip! As my kids are growing up and going away to college I am losing all of my third finger helpers for when I need to tie a bow.

I just got a set on Amazon for under $4 with...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-01-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,437
Posted By happy-stamper
Smile try an old wine cork

I do it this way, too, but instead of using a clothes pin to hold the brad I just shove the end of the brad into an old wine cork. Then I have the wine cork to hold onto and am much less likely to...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-01-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,664
Posted By happy-stamper
Here's another one to try: Color Scheme...

Here's another one to try:

Color Scheme Designer 3 (http://colorschemedesigner.com/)

You pick how many colors you want in your scheme, then click on one of the colors to be included and it will...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-08-2014, 12:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 807
Posted By happy-stamper
If the image has a top and bottom I also put an...

If the image has a top and bottom I also put an arrow pointing to the top of the image and the word "up" on the back of the unmounted stamp with a permanent marker. This has helped me avoid that...
Forum: Mission: Organization 01-18-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,636
Posted By happy-stamper
Thanks for the info -- I guess there's nothing...

Thanks for the info -- I guess there's nothing stopping me from becoming a labelholic! :)
Forum: Mission: Organization 01-18-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,636
Posted By happy-stamper
Question What about reorganizing?

I am also considering getting a Ptouch label maker, but I am wondering about what happens when I decide to reorganize. If I want to relabel a drawer/container, will I be able to get the old label...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-09-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,152
Posted By happy-stamper
Yikes! I would definitely be afraid to try a...

Yikes! I would definitely be afraid to try a class or crop there!

"My" Archivers is about 35 min. away, but I made it there 6 - 8 times per year and I will miss the selection and having a store...
Forum: Mission: Organization 01-04-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,304
Posted By happy-stamper
That looks so nice! Much more usable with the...

That looks so nice! Much more usable with the added back to keep things from falling off, and your personalized paint job really makes it look like something custom, not a repurposed cart :)
Forum: Mission: Organization 12-02-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,304
Posted By happy-stamper
The Stanton carts are on sale tonight yet for...

The Stanton carts are on sale tonight yet for Cyber Monday -- 10% off and free shipping! Just in case anyone besides me wants to take advantage.... :)
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-01-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,455
Posted By happy-stamper
Thanks so much for including my sympathy card in...

Thanks so much for including my sympathy card in the favorites list!

This card has probably already been mentioned, but it's so gorgeous it couldn't hurt to mention it again, right? ;)
CAS248...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-20-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,301
Posted By happy-stamper
Wow! What crafty dedication! I totally...

Wow! What crafty dedication! I totally understand not wanting to ruin a project with so much of your time invested, but OOOUUCH!!!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-20-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,974
Posted By happy-stamper
I'm lazy...

I'm lazy ;) , so I usually just put my blocks in the dishwasher when they need spiffed up! I do NOT use the heated dry on my dishwasher which may be important....

Anything that's still stuck on...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-07-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,166
Posted By happy-stamper
using 8x8 pieces of paper

I had a bunch of paper already cut to 8x8" before I got my envelope punch board, so I started experimenting.

Just make your first punch and score at 3 5/8". You will end up with a 4 1/2 x 5 3/4...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-05-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,130
Posted By happy-stamper
I LOVED The Rubberstamper. I still miss it! ...

I LOVED The Rubberstamper. I still miss it!

Take Ten and Stamper's Sampler give me inspiration now, but I miss the technique articles, etc. I also find lots of inspiration online. It's alot...
Forum: Techniques 07-28-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,300
Posted By happy-stamper
Smile Thanks for the info!

Thanks so much! I've printed out the sandwich you listed above (no way will I manage to just remember all that ;) ). I am new to the Big Shot and had no idea how to convert the other sandwiches to...
Forum: Techniques 07-20-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,300
Posted By happy-stamper
Question This technique sounds great, but I have a...

This technique sounds great, but I have a bigshot, too. Has anyone done this successfully with a bigshot? What was your sandwich?
Forum: Techniques 07-05-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,418
Posted By happy-stamper
I sand all of my clear stamps with a sanding...

I sand all of my clear stamps with a sanding block before removing them from the plastic sheet they come on. They always seem to be reeeaally stuck on initially, so that makes the sanding easier,...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-15-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,018
Posted By happy-stamper
For me it depends on the type of stamp. If it's...

For me it depends on the type of stamp. If it's cling or clear, cutting it up is an easy choice since lining the pieces back up to use again is so easy. If it's wood mounted then it is harder to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-15-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,985
Posted By happy-stamper
mail standards template

For those wondering which card sizes need extra postage -- the wonderful clerk at our little post office gave me a "letter-size mail dimensional standards template". It's plastic and has all of the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-08-2013, 07:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,377
Posted By happy-stamper
Question How can I help?

What supplies do you feel would be most helpful to you and those you are making cards with? I would love to send a package your way, too!
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