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Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-14-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,481
Posted By uncbballfan
I remember Dee Gruenig from the Carol Duvall...

I remember Dee Gruenig from the Carol Duvall Show, which I adored. The owner of Hot Potatos was on her show. Magenta was a frequent visitor. And it was on her show that I "met" Tim Holtz.


I...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-14-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,246
Posted By uncbballfan
I think I've caught up with everyone, except for...

I think I've caught up with everyone, except for those who have private accounts.

I changed my user name for my IG bookstagram account: @noshelfrestraint (which is much more fitting and is the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-14-2018, 06:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,587
Posted By uncbballfan
It ain't easy. :D For years, I've wished the...

It ain't easy. :D

For years, I've wished the US paper manufacturers would adopt the gsm standard. I've done this for years, so I know what to look for, but for the newbies, I imagine it could be a...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-10-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,246
Posted By uncbballfan
I'm seeing some great cards! Shoutout to...

I'm seeing some great cards!

Shoutout to Jacqueline - fellow North Carolinian. I've been praying for you guys. How are things in Wilmington?
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-10-2018, 03:03 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,246
Posted By uncbballfan
@linda_uncbballfan (this one is mostly for my...

@linda_uncbballfan (this one is mostly for my cards)

@lwelovesbooks (for any readers out there/great recommendations for your next read)
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-23-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,342
Posted By uncbballfan
You can get teflon sheets for heat presses at...

You can get teflon sheets for heat presses at Amazon. I got 6 for $9.99 (16" X 24"). They are just like the TH craft mats, only bigger and much cheaper. I use frog tape to adhere them to my desk so...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-13-2018, 07:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By uncbballfan
I don't use a self-healing mat with my Gemini,...

I don't use a self-healing mat with my Gemini, but found some info; if you know the brand being used, this might help to determine the thickness.

Fiskars 3mm thick
Dahle 3 mm thick
Alvin 3 mm...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-07-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,842
Posted By uncbballfan
That's the one being talked about. However,...

That's the one being talked about.

However, IMHO, there's something even more outrageously priced: Dies used to cut sentiment strips - 6 dies, each 5" long, varying in width from 1/4" to 1"; plus...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-07-2018, 01:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,423
Posted By uncbballfan
Also, sometimes it helps to needle the thread...

Also, sometimes it helps to needle the thread instead of thread the needle. Sounds funny, but it has often worked for me. Hold the very end of the thread between your thumb and forefinger and bring...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-22-2018, 01:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,678
Posted By uncbballfan
Here's what I use for stamping with dye inks and...

Here's what I use for stamping with dye inks and with Copics; I use the 80# for layers and 100# for my card bases. Make sure the package you buy has this wording: Hammermill Color Copy Digital Cover...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-22-2018, 01:29 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,423
Posted By uncbballfan
I'm recommending dental floss threaders also....

I'm recommending dental floss threaders also. These are the ones I use, and you can't beat the price of 50 for less than 2 bucks. You can get these at the drugstore, Target, Walmart, etc.
...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-11-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,851
Posted By uncbballfan
When my son was in the Air Force, he (and family)...

When my son was in the Air Force, he (and family) was transferred to another base. Knowing they had lots of friends, I made "We've Moved" cards and sent them to my DIL. 40 cards plus matching...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-07-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,851
Posted By uncbballfan
I had to smile when I read the title of this...

I had to smile when I read the title of this post, because just last night I read on-line that, due to texting, greeting cards are so last century.

Man, I'm in a heap of trouble with a pile of...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-03-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,305
Posted By uncbballfan
I just checked Jensen Global's site, and I'm...

I just checked Jensen Global's site, and I'm pretty sure they have a distributor in Canada. I checked the stats on the bottles, the needles and scabbards. The products they offer are exactly the same...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-03-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,750
Posted By uncbballfan
Mary, I was just getting ready to mention the...

Mary, I was just getting ready to mention the Llama, Llama books!

KathyT, I saw an alpaca set somewhere, but don't remember who makes it. I'm not usually fond of punny sentiments, but "alpaca my...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-02-2018, 01:14 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 5,309
Posted By uncbballfan
Kathy, mine is very short. I just remembered I...

Kathy, mine is very short. I just remembered I promised you some "hugs" diecuts. I apologize for not getting them to you before now.

As far as the younger generation, I watch for college students...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-01-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,305
Posted By uncbballfan
Considering the fact that I was unable to use the...

Considering the fact that I was unable to use the glue at all before I found the above system, I don't consider any of the glue wasted. Plus there is little waste to start with. The Ranger MM Matte...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-26-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,305
Posted By uncbballfan
Annie, you're welcome. So glad I could be of...

Annie, you're welcome. So glad I could be of help.

Another glue I use in these bottles is Scrappy Glue. It's thinner, so it comes out very easily. It doesn't warp your paper like some thin glues...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-26-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By uncbballfan
Do you mean pens/markers to color the stamps? If...

Do you mean pens/markers to color the stamps? If so, there are a few I'm familiar with:

Tombow Dual Brush Markers
Tim Holtz Distress Markers
Marvy LePlume II Markers
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-26-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By uncbballfan
123 Stitch has them: Crafts from...

123 Stitch has them:

Crafts from 123Stitch.com (https://www.123stitch.com/cgi-perl/abcSearch/search.cgi)
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-25-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,305
Posted By uncbballfan
I am here to solve all your liquid glue problems!...

I am here to solve all your liquid glue problems! :) What I've found works great with Glossy Accents, Ranger Multi Medium, Tim Holtz Collage Medium - basically anything you want to throw at it.
...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-25-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 5,309
Posted By uncbballfan
Helen, your groove will find its way back to you....

Helen, your groove will find its way back to you. It just takes a while. I promise.

Others may think you are depressed, but I know you are working through the grieving process. How long? It takes...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-25-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 5,309
Posted By uncbballfan
Ann, it is a separate cling-mount stamp from IO....

Ann, it is a separate cling-mount stamp from IO. I, too, could not resist the Blue-footed Boobie! Have you seen Sandy Allnock's card using this image? Adorable!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-24-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 4,080
Posted By uncbballfan
My hobby when I'm not stamping is organizing my...

My hobby when I'm not stamping is organizing my stamping supplies. And I'm almost finished! A few months back, I bought my home and put my stamping stuff in the smallest bedroom. Well, that didn't...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-24-2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,751
Posted By uncbballfan
I bought some 3mm fun foam and place it under the...

I bought some 3mm fun foam and place it under the lid of my MISTI when I'm inking a stamp. That makes the lid level with the platform when it's open and relieves any stress on the hinges. I cut it...
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