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Forum: Mission: Organization 10-16-2010, 09:53 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,574
Posted By darlenea
Init Boxes from Best Buy

If your best buy does not have them you can order the Init boxes off of the Best Buy web site and have them delivered to your store or your home. Darlene
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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-02-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 178
Posted By darlenea
Gypsy owners - how to see larger image in the word search mode.

I discovered something today that most of you probably know, but I thought I would share it in case someone else had not found this feature. When you do a word search - like fence and it brings up a...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 04-08-2010, 09:30 AM
Replies: 5,036
Views: 156,210
Posted By darlenea
Shell could ho explaint this

"Make sure they are out of their .zip files, though. I don't keep much of *anything* on my desktop because that *really* hurts system processing."
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~~*Shell*~~
Sorry it will not...
Forum: Mission: Organization 04-04-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,574
Posted By darlenea
Smile Great way to store Spellbinders part 2

Here are three different pictures of this hanging file method for storing Spellbinders. Also, in a second case, I have put together my Cuttlebug Disney sets, etc, that include a cutting die and the...
Forum: Mission: Organization 04-04-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,574
Posted By darlenea
Smile Great way to store Spellbinders

I found this metal storage case by Init for cds, which includes 160 hanging files, at Best Buy for 29.00. After seeing these my girlfriend is changing to this storage method. You can easily get 160...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-20-2010, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4,008
Sticky: Cuttlebug FAQ
Views: 377,950
Posted By darlenea
Try alcohol spritzing on the paper for deeper embossing

Rather than water, I spritz my paper with a light spray of rubbing alcohol - out of a real fine mister bottle. I use this for the embossing plates and can get some really deep impressions. This...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-07-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,151
Posted By darlenea
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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-14-2010, 10:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,906
Posted By darlenea
Smile I use the cricut to cut out the shapes -

I actually cut the shape out with the cricut and then emboss it with the shape I have made. With the Nestabilites you can only usually emboss in only about 1/4 from the edge but with this you...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-27-2009, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 151,924
Posted By darlenea
Pat

It is so great to know there will be internet friends at the training. We will have to meet. Darlene
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-27-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 151,924
Posted By darlenea
Time to color an image

I am getting faster at coloring. It can take me 3 minutes to about 20 minutes to color a small image, depending on how much I shade. The part that takes me the longest is picking out the colors I...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-07-2009, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 151,924
Posted By darlenea
I would be really ticked also.

I believe everyone's own workspace is set up for them. I would hate moving my stuff all the time. GRRRRRRRRRRRR. Darlene
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-12-2009, 10:58 AM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 151,924
Posted By darlenea
Hot climates and copics

Somewhere I read in a post by Marianne from Copics that in the gulf war a shipment of Copics got caught in the war and sat in the desert for about 5 months and they were still juicy when they were...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-05-2009, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 151,924
Posted By darlenea
stores with copics

Hobby Lobby carries them - not al of the colors but enought to easily try them. I think full price there they are 6.49, but they do come on sale for 30% off. Online you can find them for 4.25. ...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-05-2009, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4,008
Sticky: Cuttlebug FAQ
Views: 377,950
Posted By darlenea
I use the rubbing alcohol full strength. It takes...

I use the rubbing alcohol full strength. It takes a few sheets of paper to figure out the right amount, but now I seem to get it to work routinely. Water works also, but the paper warps a lot more...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-04-2009, 10:28 PM
Replies: 4,008
Sticky: Cuttlebug FAQ
Views: 377,950
Posted By darlenea
re: Texturz embossing plates

You can get a deeper embossing pattern with these if you lightly spritz the paper with a little rubbing alcohol. I use a spritzing bottle with a really fine mist and add the extra shims and can get...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-03-2009, 04:04 PM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 151,924
Posted By darlenea
Thanks - I did not know that. Darlene

Thanks - I did not know that. Darlene
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-03-2009, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 151,924
Posted By darlenea
Kitty, I need to order just a few markers and...

Kitty, I need to order just a few markers and went to check out OOzark also and I see Sketches at 4.87. Is thers a coupon code for the lower price of $4.25? Thanks Darlene
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-03-2009, 01:33 PM
Replies: 4,056
Views: 151,924
Posted By darlenea
The Carpe Diem Store - Sketch $4.25 and...

The Carpe Diem Store - Sketch $4.25 and Ciao to $2.85.
I have no connection to them, just found them to be the cheapest place and Free shipping on orders over $80.00 of Copics only. Darlene
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-03-2009, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4,008
Sticky: Cuttlebug FAQ
Views: 377,950
Posted By darlenea
glue nesties hint by MadMichele

Great hint MadMichele - I will do this. THe stronger the better
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-12-2009, 06:57 PM
Replies: 5,036
Views: 156,210
Posted By darlenea
HELP I need a tree to cut for our local Hospice Memories Books

I have posted this on the Yahoo Groups I belong to also. I have SCAL and Design studio so I can modify most files and can borrow almost any cricut Cartridge.

I am spear heading Memories books...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-10-2009, 10:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,906
Posted By darlenea
Smile Inportant setting to have set on your Cricut Expressions for cutting out nestablities

The cricut expressions is set to the default of changing the size by 1/4 inch when ever you move the size wheel.

I found for making the "nesties" I wanted to make smaller changes in the size...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-10-2009, 10:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,906
Posted By darlenea
Smile Cricut Cartridges that contain shapes similiar to the Spellbinders nestabilities

I have mainly used Story Book and Accents Essentials - I am sure mainly other cartridges have shapes also. We just need to open up our eyes.

StoryBook has a lot to offer
Scalloped rectangle on...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-10-2009, 05:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,906
Posted By darlenea
The "Nesties" I make are like and can replace Spellbinders if you so choose

Actually, with the Cricut I have cut designs that are extremely similiar to the spellbinders nesties. I use the cut out glued together parts to emboss the same shape cut out on the cricut in a...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-09-2009, 12:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,906
Posted By darlenea
How I make my own "Nesties"

How I make my own embossing "nesties"

I use the Georgia Pacific card stock weight paper from Wal-Mart about 4 cents a sheet. You find it in the same place they keep their reams of copying paper....
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-09-2009, 12:45 PM
Replies: 4,008
Sticky: Cuttlebug FAQ
Views: 377,950
Posted By darlenea
Smile How I make my own embossing "nesties"

How I make my own embossing "nesties"

I use the Georgia Pacific card stock weight paper from Wal-Mart about 4 cents a sheet. You find it in the same place they keep their reams of copying paper....
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