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Forum: Education 06-02-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By *Alice*
I'm a new teacher, and I would have taken a...

I'm a new teacher, and I would have taken a summer job if I hadn't already planned a vacation that conflicted.
Forum: Education 06-02-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,154
Posted By *Alice*
Wonderful idea, and writing notes is important. ...

Wonderful idea, and writing notes is important. I was impressed that a handful of my students hand wrote thank you cards for me, and I was just the student teacher the last 2 months of the year.
Forum: Education 06-02-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,154
Posted By *Alice*
I'm picky, as a card marker, and I would love to...

I'm picky, as a card marker, and I would love to get your cards. I made cards for a couple friend/teachers last year, and they showed no appreciation. I was crushed too. I find that people forget...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-10-2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 822
Posted By *Alice*
Like Susie, I scan my work, only I try get a pic...

Like Susie, I scan my work, only I try get a pic of every project. For me, just looking at the scan usually jogs my memory. However, I don't use a lot of techniques, and I have a good memory (so I...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-06-2012, 10:32 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,008
Posted By *Alice*
I do ask. I always say something about how I've...

I do ask. I always say something about how I've had cards/mail not arrive in the past, so I just like to make sure.

I am so sorry to hear about the baby afghan and quilt. I would personally...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-30-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,655
Posted By *Alice*
Whatever you do, good luck! And I hope you are...

Whatever you do, good luck! And I hope you are your friend have a better balance/understanding/communication from here on out.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-29-2012, 10:57 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,008
Posted By *Alice*
Thank you all for the thoughts, stories (funny,...

Thank you all for the thoughts, stories (funny, sad, other...), and comments. It's nice (and not nice at the same time) to know I am not alone in this issue. As one of you mentioned, I was struck...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-26-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,008
Posted By *Alice*
A little disappointed

I know I don't really have a right to be disappointed that the lovingly made 8.5" x 11" recipe album that I made for my best friend wasn't as appreciated as I thought it would be, but I can't help...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-11-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,267
Posted By *Alice*
Good for you! I don't think that woman deserves...

Good for you! I don't think that woman deserves anymore of your time or thought. She sure wasn't thoughtful of you. Although, you've gotten good advice about how to respond if you do wish to make...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-11-2012, 12:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,785
Posted By *Alice*
That is how the two stores in my area stay open. ...

That is how the two stores in my area stay open. I get frustrated that the only way to see and touch the latest and greatest is if I am up and in line by 7 AM on a Saturday for the "it's new, on...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-28-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,187
Posted By *Alice*
All I want to do is order card stock from them...

All I want to do is order card stock from them since the quality is great and the colors so vibrant, but hearing all the issues, including that card stock arrives with bent corners and that is...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-26-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,788
Posted By *Alice*
Good for you for not giving that woman any more...

Good for you for not giving that woman any more of your time. Your work is super nice and looks so well done! Good for you on the offer from the restaurant!

BTW, when I first read this, I did...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-17-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,963
Posted By *Alice*
As far as discounts, I like getting the catalog...

As far as discounts, I like getting the catalog for free and either free shipping or no sales tax when I place a large order. I have been a demo, and I still think that's a fair deal, as long as a...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-17-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,963
Posted By *Alice*
Lots of good suggestions here. Sadly, if you...

Lots of good suggestions here. Sadly, if you wanted a want to avoid list, the demos in my area have given me a long one. :( I wish there was a demo around here who did many of the great things...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-28-2012, 02:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,236
Posted By *Alice*
I always got catalogs for free. When I was a...

I always got catalogs for free. When I was a demo, for a year, I gave them away for free, but I never made money because I am not a sales person. The demos around here that charge for the catalog...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-21-2012, 03:03 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 6,782
Posted By *Alice*
No. She sits on a chair next to me. And my...

No. She sits on a chair next to me. And my sweet kitty who passed, he also wasn't on my desk too often. Although, I remember him jumping up once in a blue moon while I was creating.

Now, the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-21-2012, 12:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 779
Posted By *Alice*
Issues like this is why I tell people I do not...

Issues like this is why I tell people I do not sell my cards. I will make a special card for a friend if they request one and I am up to the challenge. As far as really designing for a specific...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-20-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,549
Posted By *Alice*
I am in agreement with several of you. SCS is...

I am in agreement with several of you. SCS is were I connected with other stampers. Most of my friends want to be crafty, but just aren't into it enough to really make it a hobby. So, I don't...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-20-2012, 02:43 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,549
Posted By *Alice*
So Quiet

I admit, I haven't been around SCS much for sometime. I've been busy. It sure got quiet. Did I miss something? Or is most everyone else been busy too? Do you think this is a sign of the stamping...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-16-2012, 02:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 350
Posted By *Alice*
Everyone just gives them away around here.

Everyone just gives them away around here.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-23-2012, 07:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,587
Posted By *Alice*
Quilting seems to be still quite popular around...

Quilting seems to be still quite popular around here. There are several local quilting groups in the local quilting guild. A dear friend of mine, also in her early thirties, has been a part of a...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-23-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,587
Posted By *Alice*
Another good question! I'm in southern...

Another good question! I'm in southern California, and this is what I have noted: There are a lot of women who buy products and maybe even go to a lot of classes. There are many who "used to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-23-2012, 07:39 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,587
Posted By *Alice*
Great question! I actually do buy less of the...

Great question! I actually do buy less of the truly new to me items. However, items that I know and love, like Penny Black stamps and Prima flowers I usually buy online in large orders because I...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-16-2012, 09:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 981
Posted By *Alice*
Bummer! They get you all excited and then ship...

Bummer! They get you all excited and then ship it on a slow boat. Don't they know that is not a good way to teach patience?
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-15-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,164
Posted By *Alice*
I used to keep all but the tiniest pieces. Then,...

I used to keep all but the tiniest pieces. Then, I sorted my scraps and organized them, so I's use them more. Only, I don't use them any more. I still save pieces, like Deb wrote, that about the...
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