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Forum: Books & Magazines 07-10-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 2,486
Views: 63,393
Posted By uncbballfan
Sugarmama, I felt like I had lost a friend when I...

Sugarmama, I felt like I had lost a friend when I heard the news of Mr. Zamperini's passing. And I agree, if you've not read the book, give yourself a treat and dive in.

And Heather, I'm not sure...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-23-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 911
Posted By uncbballfan
http://www.freesmileys.org/smileys/smiley-laughing...

http://www.freesmileys.org/smileys/smiley-laughing025.gif (http://www.freesmileys.org/smileys.php)
Forum: Books & Magazines 06-20-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 2,486
Views: 63,393
Posted By uncbballfan
I did, Lois. My grandson, who was 12 or 13 at the...

I did, Lois. My grandson, who was 12 or 13 at the time, wanted to read the book. His Mom said no (good for her!) until she could talk to someone who had read it (she's not a reader).


Nana to the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-15-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,078
Posted By uncbballfan
This is the way I use them; it's called the...

This is the way I use them; it's called the Polished Silk Technique. I love the results! Here are a couple of cards I've done:


Polished Silk Butterfly by uncbballfan - Cards and Paper Crafts at...
Forum: Books & Magazines 06-06-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 2,486
Views: 63,393
Posted By uncbballfan
Thumbs up "Lone Survivor"

Quoting myself: I bought "Lone Survivor" this past Tuesday, the day it came out. While I didn't get to see it with my son beside me, I had the next best thing: I watched, paused it and we texted back...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-02-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 897
Posted By uncbballfan
Do you have a Michael's? If so, they have a white...

Do you have a Michael's? If so, they have a white cardstock, 110#, in their Recollections brand. Not all cardstock that is labeled 110# is truly heavyweight, but this one is (it's 297 gsm) and makes...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-01-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 581
Posted By uncbballfan
Home Free Vocal Band - an acapella group. Their...

Home Free Vocal Band - an acapella group. Their CD is the only 1 in my player, set on continuous repeat and I can and do listen to it all day long. If you've not heard of them, here are 2 songs you...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-01-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 722
Posted By uncbballfan
You don't have to worry about using pencil marks...

You don't have to worry about using pencil marks if you have the right eraser to remove them. I have 2 that I swear by: the Pentel Clic seen here:...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-01-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 439
Posted By uncbballfan
Or you can download Inkscape for free, which will...

Or you can download Inkscape for free, which will allow you to use your svg files in Silhouette Studio.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-24-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 523
Posted By uncbballfan
Kathy, thanks for fixing your link, because in...

Kathy, thanks for fixing your link, because in checking it out, I found a link to "A Touch of Grace". Jerri does the most beautiful work with Tombows I have ever seen. I found her project that took...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-24-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,910
Posted By uncbballfan
I have something similar to this, very...

I have something similar to this, very holographic in silver. I just color them with my Copics.


For me, less is more, but it has nothing to do with the cost of mailing a card.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-24-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 578
Posted By uncbballfan
I like Tombow Mono Multi for tiny delicate...

I like Tombow Mono Multi for tiny delicate diecuts, Zip Dry for 3D items because it gives you a little wiggle room, but...

... I absolutely love Perfect Paper Adhesive by US Artquest: Robot Check...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-24-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 514
Posted By uncbballfan
I have a Canon laser jet at work and use it all...

I have a Canon laser jet at work and use it all the time with 110 lb paper. The trick is to set the paper to glossy; I've never had a problem since doing that. And laser toner will work with Copics.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-23-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 654
Posted By uncbballfan
LOVE my Cameo. I'm not a scrapper, but love the...

LOVE my Cameo. I'm not a scrapper, but love the larger size for 3D projects. I have even made some of my own cutting files! With all the tutorials out there, if you can dream it, you can do it.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-23-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,909
Posted By uncbballfan
For me, it's not a choice between black ink or...

For me, it's not a choice between black ink or colored ink... it's a choice between WHICH black ink or WHICH colored ink...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-23-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By uncbballfan
I think you'll be so pleased with the Scor tape....

I think you'll be so pleased with the Scor tape. I tried making my own (yuck!) and tried using the Lick & Stick (yuck!).
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-23-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 523
Posted By uncbballfan
I had the entire set (they use to make 144...

I had the entire set (they use to make 144 colors; only 96 colors currently, I think). I loved them... until I discovered Copic markers. But the Tombows were the best thing available at the time....
Forum: Books & Magazines 05-23-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 2,486
Views: 63,393
Posted By uncbballfan
I am currently re-reading the Outlander series by...

I am currently re-reading the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon, trying to finish the last one by June 10th, when the latest one comes out: Written in My Own Hearts Blood. I have this one on...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-19-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,485
Posted By uncbballfan
Finally! Someone who understands selecting the...

Finally! Someone who understands selecting the best paper for Copics. You WANT the ink to bleed through to the back. You DON'T WANT paper that will allow Copics to feather outside your stamped lines....
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-14-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,871
Posted By uncbballfan
Bugga, you need to dig out that Big Shot - your...

Bugga, you need to dig out that Big Shot - your Cuttlebug plates will fit; you use the same sandwiches as with the CB; but it's SO much easier to use.


To the original poster:
1) I started out...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-08-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By uncbballfan
Thanks for sharing YOUR card! I remember how it...

Thanks for sharing YOUR card! I remember how it felt after I uploaded that first card - great job!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-08-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By uncbballfan
Wonderful instructions, Sue! Another Picasa fan...

Wonderful instructions, Sue! Another Picasa fan here. I have a couple of other photo-editing programs, but much prefer Picasa.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-07-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By uncbballfan
There is a nib available for the Sketch/Ciao...

There is a nib available for the Sketch/Ciao markers - medium round. I used to have a few Prismas, and if I remember correctly, the Copic nib is just a bit larger.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-20-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,043
Posted By uncbballfan
In the vein that everything old is new again, I...

In the vein that everything old is new again, I am enjoying adding embroidery to my cards.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 04-09-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,570
Posted By uncbballfan
EXACTLY! LOVE MRS. GROSSMAN'S TWEEZERS.

EXACTLY! LOVE MRS. GROSSMAN'S TWEEZERS.
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