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Forum: Mission: Organization Today, 07:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 879
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I divided all mine up into 3 piles, white,...

I divided all mine up into 3 piles, white, off-white/cream and coloured. Then I wiound each length around my 3 middle fingers and placed all the wraps into a ziploc bag. I hope this way means I won't...
Forum: Mission: Organization 07-02-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,712
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I use a glass cutting mat. I can ink on it and...

I use a glass cutting mat. I can ink on it and blend nicely on it. The advantage of using a glass cutting mat or craft sheet over paper is that the blending tools move better over them (less...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-26-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 439
Posted By Kathleen Mc
Thanks joanne. Can you rememer which pharmacy you...

Thanks joanne. Can you rememer which pharmacy you got yours from?
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-26-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 439
Posted By Kathleen Mc
It's methylated spirit (95%), castor oil (2.5%),...

It's methylated spirit (95%), castor oil (2.5%), methyl salicylate (0.5%) and something called diethyl phthalate
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-25-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 439
Posted By Kathleen Mc
Thanks joanne. Just been to asda and got some...

Thanks joanne.
Just been to asda and got some s/spirit at.their pharmacy. Wish i'd seen this before I went. Will ask next time I'm in there. They might take the s/spirit back if I don't open it.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-25-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 439
Posted By Kathleen Mc
rubbing alcohol help

I've seen a few.youtube videos in the past where people have made sprays using rubbing alcohol and reinkers. I wanted to have a go at this but here in the uk we can't get rubbing alcohol. However, we...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-25-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,057
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I would say I make about 98% of all my card...

I would say I make about 98% of all my card bases. I either cut my a4 (uk size) in half or I make 5" square blanks from it.
Forum: Mission: Organization 06-18-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,327
Posted By Kathleen Mc
Having seen the effects of standing a big and...

Having seen the effects of standing a big and juicy multicoloured inkpad on its end (all colours running into one and creating a muddy mess) i'd be reluctant to do this. Surely all the ink...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-11-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,258
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I'ne not finished my cards for june yet, let...

I'ne not finished my cards for june yet, let alone started thinking about the 'c' word!! For me, the 'c' word doesn't even come into play until at least october. I regret it every yr that I start so...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-28-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,897
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I ike stamping my sentiments to match my...

I ike stamping my sentiments to match my colouring or cardstock so my range of mnementos and distress inks are well used.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-14-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,932
Posted By Kathleen Mc
Generally, I make cards as I need them, or more...

Generally, I make cards as I need them, or more honestly, at the last second when I need them.
Sometimes, I'll make a few of the same design but I sort of know who I'll be sending it to.

I have...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-14-2014, 02:55 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,473
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I don't have a wrmk board but as a leftie I think...

I don't have a wrmk board but as a leftie I think i'd turn the board upside down and have the punch at the bottom and prob twist it slightly as I do my paper to write. Maybe they'll redesign it with...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-14-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,844
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I have a bigshot that I love anbd a mark 2 craft...

I have a bigshot that I love anbd a mark 2 craft robo. Naturally, that has been improved and released as the silhouette cameo since I bought it. It's hardly been out of the box but that is due to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-30-2014, 03:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,914
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I always use my woodware embossing buddy before...

I always use my woodware embossing buddy before stamping and use stampendous detail white e/powder. I know kristina werner likes the hero arts white e/p.
Remember you can always use a fine...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 04-30-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,633
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I think it all depends on the sort of crafting...

I think it all depends on the sort of crafting you do. I like to stamp my sentiments in a colour that matches my patterned papers. For that you need a good selection of colours. Of course, no matter...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-16-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,712
Posted By Kathleen Mc
Versafine onyx black for me. Lots of people use...

Versafine onyx black for me.
Lots of people use stazon but that is designed for use on slick surfaces not paper and card.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-16-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,117
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I use double sided tape and put it along each...

I use double sided tape and put it along each side and if it's bigger a strip diagonally across the centre.

With foam pads for 3d work, I place them all around the edge and in the centre. Means it...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-26-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,743
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I always use tacky pva glue for rhinestones....

I always use tacky pva glue for rhinestones. Invest in a superfine nozzle that you can screw onto the nozzle of any bottle. Think woodware might sell them.
Also stickles afaik is a glitter glue and...
Forum: Mission: Organization 03-26-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,849
Posted By Kathleen Mc
Unfortunately for the OP and myself these aren't...

Unfortunately for the OP and myself these aren't readily available in the uk! But I do love thge jennifer mcguire system. Will have to continue my research into getting something similar here in the...
Forum: Digital Stamping 03-19-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,076
Posted By Kathleen Mc
Remember if you do opt for digi stamps to back...

Remember if you do opt for digi stamps to back them up on an external harddrive and/or discs......cos if your computer dies, you'll lose them. I had many including lots of freebies on my laptop and...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-19-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,897
Posted By Kathleen Mc
Not sure i'd use a pigment ink for brayering, but...

Not sure i'd use a pigment ink for brayering, but it will definitely work for multicolour bavkgrounds.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-19-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,614
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I always choose my patterned papers first and...

I always choose my patterned papers first and select cours from the papers to colour my images.
Make sure you create a colour chart for all your colouring media so you can place it next to the...
Forum: Mission: Organization 03-12-2014, 03:06 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,655
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I'm a very untidy crafter. I currently can't see...

I'm a very untidy crafter. I currently can't see my desk after 3 consecutive cards without putting anything away. I desperately need to have a sort out. I have a whole room but it's not very well...
Forum: Techniques 03-12-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,463
Posted By Kathleen Mc
Are you after empty mister bottles or pre-mixed...

Are you after empty mister bottles or pre-mixed misting sprays?
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-12-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,251
Posted By Kathleen Mc
I got a new one when mine kept cutting out. I...

I got a new one when mine kept cutting out. I figured it was probably overheating and its safety cutout was kicking in.
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