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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-19-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 680
Posted By blueheron
I don't know if they still make it, but I have a...

I don't know if they still make it, but I have a roll of Elmer's Removable double-sided tape (comes in a clear dispenser that looks like Scotch tape). The brand Glue Dots Adhesives also makes...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-13-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,382
Posted By blueheron
I took the plunge and bought a Xyron--a 500. I...

I took the plunge and bought a Xyron--a 500. I caught a 2-day sale at Joann.com about a week ago and got it for 50% off and free shipping.

Thank you all for your help, suggestions, and ideas. I...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-01-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,382
Posted By blueheron
Thanks for the answers, Lynn. I've followed your...

Thanks for the answers, Lynn. I've followed your link for the bottle.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-01-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,382
Posted By blueheron
Lynn in St. Louis-- What is pva glue? ...

Lynn in St. Louis--

What is pva glue?

And WHERE did you find that magnificent bottle with the fine tip and the built-in cover??? I've checked everywhere around where I live (small town) and the...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-29-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,382
Posted By blueheron
Thank you, Barbara Jay--very helpful! ...

Thank you, Barbara Jay--very helpful!

Buddy'smama--I am using Tombow mono multi right now, but it either dries too fast before I can get all the little nooks and crannies covered, or some squishes...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-29-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,382
Posted By blueheron
Thanks for the additional information, ciocidi....

Thanks for the additional information, ciocidi. I'm still a bit fuzzy about what you mean about using a stylus. I have one, but don't know what you are referring to on using it with the Xyron (since...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-29-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,382
Posted By blueheron
Cermanicat1 and Barbara Jay-- Thank you both...

Cermanicat1 and Barbara Jay--
Thank you both for your responses.

Do the Xyron machines come with a starter roll of adhesive, or do I need to buy one to get started?
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-28-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 718
Posted By blueheron
Did you try cleaning the rubber stamp first? You...

Did you try cleaning the rubber stamp first? You could use stamp cleaner, a baby wipe--but I use an eraser across the surface of the stamp. Sometimes there is a kind of invisible filmy coating left...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-28-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,382
Posted By blueheron
Should I get the X, the 250, the 500? Xyron...

Should I get the X, the 250, the 500? Xyron users, please help. I've never used any Xyron before, so don't know how to begin to decide.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-28-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,382
Posted By blueheron
Question xyron question for electronic die cutter

Quick question--which Xyron machine do you think would work best for adding adhesives to the back of die cuts for cards? I have a Silhouette Portrait and am tired of trying to put glue on the backs...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-21-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 885
Posted By blueheron
These are all great examples. I think it is...

These are all great examples. I think it is difficult for specialists of ANY kind when they see so many errors in their own specialty. Most other people will never notice.

I am not a specialist...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-20-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 885
Posted By blueheron
:)Thanks, Bugga--I just needed to vent. When I...

:)Thanks, Bugga--I just needed to vent. When I make my cards to give to friends, I don't give the paw print stuff much attention. I guess I am overly concerned because these will be sold--and for a...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-20-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 885
Posted By blueheron
A small complaint about paw prints

Okay, so if you were making and selling stamps with paw prints, wouldn't it be wise to look up the difference between CAT and DOG paw prints before you make the stamps? This should be especially true...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-11-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,649
Posted By blueheron
Here are some reasons I work almost exclusively...

Here are some reasons I work almost exclusively with A2 size:


* I have always preferred to work "small", even in other art forms I have tried, and feel overwhelmed by so much space to fill

*...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-12-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,466
Posted By blueheron
MAND56-- Here is a link to the updated...

MAND56--

Here is a link to the updated charts--but they are from a year ago.

Spectrum Noir and Copic Comparison...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-28-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,845
Posted By blueheron
Connie Leone-- Glad they are replacing...

Connie Leone--

Glad they are replacing yours. How did you contact them--by phone, or by email? I STILL have not heard back from them after sending my email last week.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-27-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,845
Posted By blueheron
Regarding the reviving that I mentioned above-- ...

Regarding the reviving that I mentioned above--

I saw signs of "life" just a few minutes after using the alcohol in the markers, but I decided to let them sit overnight. I HIGHLY recommend that...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-27-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,845
Posted By blueheron
connie leone-- I contacted Crafter's...

connie leone--

I contacted Crafter's Companion last week regarding my original-style Spectrum Noir markers which have totally dried up. I have not heard back from them.

However, I used...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-24-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 653
Posted By blueheron
I use both Tombow Mono Multi and Aleene's Quick...

I use both Tombow Mono Multi and Aleene's Quick Dry Tacky Glue--love 'em both.

I bought a couple of small plastic bottles with a nozzle and cap. You cut the nozzle to any size opening you want. I...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-22-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,444
Posted By blueheron
I have a new Silhouette Portrait (got it in late...

I have a new Silhouette Portrait (got it in late December). Love it. I don't do scrapbooking, so figured the smaller, less expensive Portrait would do fine for me and my card-making. Since we bought...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-19-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 568
Posted By blueheron
You don't need to convert jpg files to svg to use...

You don't need to convert jpg files to svg to use in Silhouette Studio. Save the jpg file to your desktop. Open Silhouette Studio (blank workspace) and drag and drop your jpg file into the blank...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-19-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By blueheron
Clever Someday produces amazing tutorials! She is...

Clever Someday produces amazing tutorials! She is direct, to the point, easy to understand, has a pleasant voice and easy-going but professional manner. I stumbled upon her Tracing Without Tears...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-12-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 359
Posted By blueheron
I have used both brands for a couple of years and...

I have used both brands for a couple of years and have not experienced problems with either one. I use Bics and Sharpies, some Spectrum Noirs, and a FEW Copics (can't afford 'em) together.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-02-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,003
Posted By blueheron
Oddesigns- I am stunned to see my great blue...

Oddesigns-

I am stunned to see my great blue heron card listed on your CAS favorites for the week. Thank you so very much.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-23-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 770
Posted By blueheron
Just a caution--if you have any Spectrum Noir...

Just a caution--if you have any Spectrum Noir markers, they should be stored in a horizontal position (not on end).
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