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Forum: Techniques 05-08-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 5,804
Views: 389,789
Posted By purplepatch
Diane, I was thinking that if you lay the bag...

Diane,
I was thinking that if you lay the bag down and put a belly band on it which looked like an elf or Santa or Rudolph or Grinch, probably top half of body, then the tube would stick out like...
Forum: Techniques 05-08-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 5,804
Views: 389,789
Posted By purplepatch
Talking Diane, I don't make these but I do have a...

Diane,
I don't make these but I do have a couple of ideas for you.
If you can make a circle with the bag, it could look like a wreath or a bauble. You could finish it with some ribbon and holly...
Forum: Techniques 09-20-2014, 02:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,346
Posted By purplepatch
I've just discovered your links. Thank you so...

I've just discovered your links. Thank you so much for posting them. They're just what I need! TFS!!!!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-12-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 104,796
Posted By purplepatch
Old school atlases can be used to provide map...

Old school atlases can be used to provide map background papers for cards. For Bon Voyage cards you can pick the specific map of the country the card recipient is travelling to, for a very personal...
Forum: Techniques 11-05-2012, 04:30 PM
Replies: 5,804
Views: 389,789
Posted By purplepatch
Smile There are a few videos on You tube which have...

There are a few videos on You tube which have simple instructions to make various little purses, and they don't involve using dies.
Here's a link to one:
...
Forum: Techniques 10-27-2012, 02:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 953
Posted By purplepatch
Could it be this one from geo dies? POP-UP Dies...

Could it be this one from geo dies?
POP-UP Dies (http://www.imacrs.com/pop-dies.htm)
HTH!
Cheers,
Sharon
Forum: Techniques 10-20-2012, 04:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,232
Posted By purplepatch
Thanks Bugga! These are great! Thanks Sue for...

Thanks Bugga! These are great! Thanks Sue for sharing your clever idea!
Forum: Techniques 09-06-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,879
Posted By purplepatch
Smile Wow! What a beautiful card! That is an amazing...

Wow! What a beautiful card! That is an amazing effect! I love it! Another folder to add to my wishlist!:grin:!!!
Forum: Techniques 09-05-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,879
Posted By purplepatch
Smile Birds embossing folder

The folder is from this set:

Sizzix Textured Impressions Embossing Folders 2PK - Birds & Flowers Set | Sizzix.com...
Forum: Techniques 09-01-2012, 05:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,879
Posted By purplepatch
Smile Pat, Great tutorial! Your card is lovely! I...

Pat,
Great tutorial! Your card is lovely! I definitely have the second folder you've used. I'm hoping I also have the first one.
Forum: Techniques 08-30-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 6,325
Views: 625,103
Posted By purplepatch
Smile To Dianecraft: Re: I am trying to come up with...

To Dianecraft:
Re: I am trying to come up with a new design this year though...just not sure what. A penguin would be cute but I am not too good with creating graphics from scratch.[/QUOTE]
...
Forum: Techniques 08-28-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,879
Posted By purplepatch
I have just posted my first two samples in my...

I have just posted my first two samples in my gallery.
In the first one, to create a background, I centred the frame and debossed it, then coloured it lightly with sponge and light inks. Next, I...
Forum: Techniques 08-27-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,879
Posted By purplepatch
Hi Pat, Thanks for your reply. Would you...

Hi Pat,
Thanks for your reply. Would you please post a link to the page on your blog. I've tried looking but can't find it. You have so many beautiful cards!
TFS!
Cheers,
Sharon
Forum: Techniques 08-25-2012, 02:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,879
Posted By purplepatch
Smile Double Embossing

I am interested in trying double embossing where you run two different embossing folders over the same CS, one after the other, to get both images overlapping/intertwining. Does anyone know which...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-17-2012, 02:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,780
Posted By purplepatch
The children around here like to make key chains...

The children around here like to make key chains with the scooby strings (scou bijou). Also, mosaic pictures using magazines to make posters, and decoupage, with either magazines or wrapping paper on...
Forum: Techniques 08-06-2012, 03:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,571
Posted By purplepatch
Maybe make a little decorated box in xmas or...

Maybe make a little decorated box in xmas or Autumn colours with jelly beans or some sort of treat. A chocolate with a snowman or Santa wrapper or the m & m's in the cello bag which look like a...
Forum: Techniques 08-06-2012, 03:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,266
Posted By purplepatch
Could the children make them out of balloons...

Could the children make them out of balloons covered in papier mâché? I have done this to make puppets and birds. You can collect newspaper easily, and you would just need to use really cheap glue....
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-02-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,004
Posted By purplepatch
I just did a google search and found this. It is...

I just did a google search and found this. It is called Winter Woods and maybe you can find it on its own.

OMC Exclusive Embossing Folder A2 Winter Woods | MonsterMarketplace.com...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-31-2012, 01:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,004
Posted By purplepatch
Here's a link to a picture of the set it is from....

Here's a link to a picture of the set it is from. It looks like a lovely folder to have. Good luck finding one. I also think that it was an exclusive Ohmycrafts cuttlebug set.
Amazon.com: Cuttlebug...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-21-2012, 03:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 910
Posted By purplepatch
Do you own the SU Owl punch? If so, you could...

Do you own the SU Owl punch?
If so, you could have a selection of owls punched from plain and patterned paper in a tray/box on each table which the people can fossick through and create their own...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-20-2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 104,796
Posted By purplepatch
I'm just revisiting some simple origami patterns....

I'm just revisiting some simple origami patterns. I'm using some glossy paper from magazines to fold, and going to run them through the cuttlebug with the houndstooth folder for the male shirts and a...
Forum: Techniques 07-17-2012, 09:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,339
Posted By purplepatch
Is this the kind of design you are looking for? ...

Is this the kind of design you are looking for?
google : how to make a venetian blind card.wmv
And watch the video by linda lucine on you tube
HTH!
Forum: Techniques 06-28-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 714
Posted By purplepatch
Here's a link to an easy one: Bursts of...

Here's a link to an easy one:
Bursts of Creativity: Thrifty Thursdays - Envelope Mini (http://burstsofcreativity.blogspot.com.au/2011/04/thrifty-thursdays-envelope-mini.html)

If you want to use...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-27-2012, 04:57 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,262
Posted By purplepatch
Smile [QUOTE=craftymomto2;19332502]I thought it would...

[QUOTE=craftymomto2;19332502]I thought it would be fun for all of us and have it in one place, to share links with all the cute things you can do wity SU new Petite Purse Die. Here is one that I...
Forum: Techniques 05-27-2012, 02:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,443
Posted By purplepatch
Great suggestions above.You could also try...

Great suggestions above.You could also try masking in this way: covering areas of your page with paper so only part of the stamp prints on it.
If you use a "nice" piece of paper (a circle, square...
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