Splitcoaststampers-The Stamper's Community

Issue #317 June 20th 2012
Sliderbox  
Beate will show you how to create a slider box with a slider message.
Supplies you'll need for this project
  • Scor-Pal™
  • Scor-Tape™
  • Cardstock
  • Plastic bag
  • Scissors
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    Our Artist in Residence answers your questions
    Q: Donna asked:"I love the new Framelits from Stampin' Up!® but have a hard time when I use them in my Big Shot® . . it seems to shoot them out the back side. Someone mentioned using one of the magnetic sheets under your paper to hold the Framelit but I can't find where I saw that suggestion now that I have my Framelits :( Thanks for any help you can give me!"
    A: The dies should not "shoot out". You might have them too close to the edge of your multipurpose platform.
    The sandwich is: Multipurpose platform with all tabs closed, cutting plate, die with cutting edge up, cardstock, cutting plate.
    Try to position the die in the center of the platform. You can use a post it or low tack tape to hold it in place if you are cutting out an image.
     
    Feedback From Past Tutorials
    Judy has a suggestion for the Faux Washi Tape: "I just use a strip of cardstock and stamp and then glue or run it through my Xyron® Create-a-Sticker™ and it works great. Also run vellum through create-a-sticker without seeing your double stick tape through the vellum. "

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    You will need dimensional foam adhesive and Perfect Pearls for next week's tutorial.
     
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    Use supplies you likely already own and try new techniques.
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