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Forum: Techniques 09-02-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,391
Posted By Carol W
I've also seen it used for waterproofing/sealing...

I've also seen it used for waterproofing/sealing printed patterned paper that you glue to the back of a glass pendant for jewellery making. The glue needed to seal the paper to the glass is quite...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-02-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By Carol W
Yup, I was just going to say this as well. My B...

Yup, I was just going to say this as well. My B plate is scarred and scratched and etched every which way, plus a bit bowed. But it functions beautifully, just as it did on its first use. I flip it...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-21-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 442
Posted By Carol W
Is this the Carol who's known as "Cpeep" and has...

Is this the Carol who's known as "Cpeep" and has the blog "Extreme Papercrafting"? If so, then WOW I am jealous you got to take a workshop with her. I've been a fan of her work and amazing directions...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-20-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 442
Posted By Carol W
Yup! I'm right there with you.

Yup! I'm right there with you.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-01-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By Carol W
I'll add one: The feeling you get when you see a...

I'll add one: The feeling you get when you see a really great project, admire the stamps and/or dies that were used to make it, and then realize you HAVE THEM (and you just hadn't ever used them that...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-30-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By Carol W
Gosh, Diane, you are a marvel! Thank you so much...

Gosh, Diane, you are a marvel! Thank you so much for this research! Maybe what happened is I had stamps (or saw and *meant to buy* stamps) and figured they would fit with my somewhat different...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-29-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By Carol W
Help remembering a coordinating stamp + punch

I'm always amazed by the human memory power available in this forum, so I figure this long-shot question is worth trying!

Years ago (probably pre-2010) I think there was a SU! flower punch in the...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-27-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,322
Posted By Carol W
I want to second this point about how some papers...

I want to second this point about how some papers that are truly hideous are sometimes magically transformed when you cut them up into something. I have a die that cuts a small envelope like a coin...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-30-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,540
Posted By Carol W
Yes, I think that's exactly it. They (the...

Yes, I think that's exactly it. They (the business) are a high-volume customer of the post office/shipper/etc. so it's quite different for us as walk-up individuals.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-29-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,016
Posted By Carol W
This is exactly what I was going to say. As far...

This is exactly what I was going to say. As far as I have experienced, once the sandwich is made in the right order, it doesn't care whether it's lying on its back or its tummy, if you know what I...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-29-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 442
Posted By Carol W
That's really cute! Good find, Dini!

That's really cute! Good find, Dini!
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-29-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,540
Posted By Carol W
Wow, I had no idea, Cat Woman! I've never noticed...

Wow, I had no idea, Cat Woman! I've never noticed that particular paper in Michaels before. Is it in with the various multi-colour packs they sell of the Recollections cardstocks? Is it labelled as...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-29-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,540
Posted By Carol W
You know, I'm not sure of the facts on that, but...

You know, I'm not sure of the facts on that, but I do thank you for thinking of that approach and asking. It may well be that when a company is shipping a product, it's clearly "goods" being...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-27-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,540
Posted By Carol W
I'm glad this was asked, because I have been...

I'm glad this was asked, because I have been making do with a big ream of 110 lb. stuff from the office supply store that is called "ivory" but really, it's yellow. I'm sure many of you can picture...
Forum: My Sweet Petunia 06-20-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,341
Posted By Carol W
Thanks everyone for the info. I was wondering...

Thanks everyone for the info. I was wondering what the particular advantage of this item was in the realm of stamping and MISTI-stamping, so it's a bit clearer now.

So, to confirm, you use it the...
Forum: My Sweet Petunia 06-08-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,341
Posted By Carol W
Question for those of you using the Absorber

I'm curious about how you are using it.
Am I right in imagining that you are using it damp to clean off the stamp while it's still on the lid of MISTI? The same way you might use a baby wipe?
...
Forum: My Sweet Petunia 06-08-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,407
Posted By Carol W
Me again. I saw in another video (Iliana's, I...

Me again. I saw in another video (Iliana's, I think?) a very basic, obvious use for the grid paper. I don't even need to link the video as it's so simple I can just describe it.

You've lined up...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-06-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 564
Posted By Carol W
Oh my.... I see what you mean. That's a...

Oh my.... I see what you mean. That's a gorgeous one.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-05-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 564
Posted By Carol W
Another thing that makes this font so great is...

Another thing that makes this font so great is the vast array of alternate characters. That is, you can select a "g" for example, in regular, with an upward swash, with a downward flourish, with a...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-04-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 564
Posted By Carol W
Thank you all! Yes, I knew the blogger linked the...

Thank you all! Yes, I knew the blogger linked the cut file she made of the single word (and I had already tried talking myself into being satisfied with only having one word). It was the font itself...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-04-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,882
Posted By Carol W
That is genius, Joan! You still get the...

That is genius, Joan! You still get the absorbency of the watercolor paper, but can stamp smoothly... Great thinking!!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-04-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 564
Posted By Carol W
Please help me identify this font before I go nuts

And I'm not even kidding! I've seen this font many times and can't stop obsessing over it. At first I thought surely something else in my (too big) font collection would be close enough to make me...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-04-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By Carol W
Yes, this is the main thing. Especially if you...

Yes, this is the main thing. Especially if you live in a hard water area (as a great deal of North Americans do) the mineral build-up is fast and significant.

As an example, distilled water is...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-29-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,261
Posted By Carol W
I'm so glad it helped you! Be sure to have a...

I'm so glad it helped you! Be sure to have a small pair of pliers handy for pulling the marker tip off and replacing it securely (and it took me a second to confirm you're pulling out the tiny pen...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-14-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,261
Posted By Carol W
A little off-topic, but BTW, regarding dried-up...

A little off-topic, but BTW, regarding dried-up water-based markers, I had amazing success bringing them back to life by following The Frugal Crafter's tips in this video she created:...
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