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Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-14-2012, 07:43 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,254
Posted By arkip
Versafine Black Onyx for my sentiments-always. It...

Versafine Black Onyx for my sentiments-always. It also stays moist long enough to use with embossing powder.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-29-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,711
Posted By arkip
Thanks for the inspiration! I usually pick a dp...

Thanks for the inspiration! I usually pick a dp and take my layer colors from it. This will get me doing more patterns of color, get me out of a rut so to speak!
Forum: Techniques 02-08-2012, 05:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,906
Posted By arkip
It's not DIY, but Sugar'n'Cream cotton yarn has a...

It's not DIY, but Sugar'n'Cream cotton yarn has a good substitute, also in several colors.
Forum: Mission: Organization 08-25-2011, 05:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,763
Posted By arkip
definitely store by color so all your goodies are...

definitely store by color so all your goodies are right there together! If you know any moms using the Gerber baby foods in the plastic containers, they are great to keep little things, covers stay...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-14-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,017
Posted By arkip
tape runner paper cutter patterned paper

tape runner
paper cutter
patterned paper
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-18-2011, 10:02 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,792
Posted By arkip
I use the school colors and/or part of the...

I use the school colors and/or part of the announcement if I have one. Stamps would be CONGRATS! HOORAY FOR YOU! or CONGRATULATIONS (seems stuffy for a HS grad).
also have tiny stars,...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-04-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,879
Posted By arkip
I love my dp. buy it mostly in 12x12 tablets...

I love my dp. buy it mostly in 12x12 tablets because I use it for envelopes, backgrounds, layering, die cut flowers to layer. I often start with the dp, then match up ribbon and layers for...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-07-2011, 03:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,138
Posted By arkip
I just Need to know what should I do with my...

I just Need to know what should I do with my cards, I dont have anyone to send them too, so im storing them in a shoe box...lol

Keep your ears open when you are in a group, listen for birthday and...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-23-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,569
Posted By arkip
sturdy shoebox lids make great trays for wood...

sturdy shoebox lids make great trays for wood stamps. my DH made shallow shelves inside my cabinet that fit them perfectly. I sort by type- flowers, birthdays, borders, seasons, sentiments, etc.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-10-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,204
Posted By arkip
TOMBO mono permanent adhesive- dots love it! ...

TOMBO mono permanent adhesive- dots love it! not the solid, it gets gunky. I believe this is what you call a runner, it has refills. I use it on the corners to preserve the amount and fill in the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-26-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1,186
Views: 95,485
Posted By arkip
Fantastic thread, thankyou for starting it. ...

Fantastic thread, thankyou for starting it. Can't we use the mesh as a base layer and the adhesive on the CS will go through the holes , at least on the larger meshes. I've been searching my...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-02-2011, 10:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,302
Posted By arkip
I saw this in a magazine while in line at Joannes...

I saw this in a magazine while in line at Joannes and immediately left the line and went back to pick up a tablet of DP!
for a standard A2 card start with an 8X8 square of paper. Center your...
Forum: Techniques 01-26-2011, 09:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,423
Posted By arkip
When using microbeads, keep your fingers off of...

When using microbeads, keep your fingers off of them. The oil from skin will prevent them from adhering. I make the beaded pens and this made a huge difference in making the pens useable without the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-14-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 5,606
Posted By arkip
since my starting point is often patterned ribbon...

since my starting point is often patterned ribbon or DP I need my colors to coordinate layers. I don't have that large a stash but wouldn't want to be limited either. Sometimes I'll buy colored CS to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-05-2011, 05:39 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 7,848
Posted By arkip
such amazing inspiration looking at all these...

such amazing inspiration looking at all these cards. It really gets me thinking outside my box. Thankyou to all these talented folks.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-26-2010, 09:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,856
Posted By arkip
My other favourite freebie source is tomato paste...

My other favourite freebie source is tomato paste tubes. I know you guys usually get it in cans over there but if you can find the tubes (Italian grocery stores often carry it, apparently) it's more...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-18-2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,057
Posted By arkip
mid "90s-one of my daughter's friends mom invited...

mid "90s-one of my daughter's friends mom invited me to a DOTS party, couldn't make it but went over the next day to see what the heck it was all about. Bought a bear holding a bouquet and a birthday...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-13-2010, 08:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,160
Posted By arkip
I stand so I can look down on my work. My work...

I stand so I can look down on my work. My work surface is 31", counter height would be OK too. Everything is within reach this way also
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-02-2010, 06:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,008
Posted By arkip
I also would like to know how distressed inks...

I also would like to know how distressed inks differ from other inks if used with the same stamp.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-29-2010, 05:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,952
Posted By arkip
I've used an altered pop-top can filled with...

I've used an altered pop-top can filled with crushed bills. open can at the bottom with a "safety can opener" then reclose with super glue, decorate can.
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