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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-18-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,375
Posted By lweller
Warped Big Shot cutting plates

I have searched for recent posts related to this question, and only find old posts. After using my original big shot cutting plates for several years, I replaced them with the newer plates in the SU...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-05-2005, 03:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By lweller
red, black, and white with silver embellishments...

red, black, and white with silver embellishments (brads, eyelets) is stunning!!!!!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-01-2005, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By lweller
faux leather! crumple your paper, flatten, run...

faux leather! crumple your paper, flatten, run versamark over paper (will hit the high points), sprinkle w/ clear embossing powder, heat emboss. gives those surfaces a wet/glossy appearance. real...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-23-2005, 01:40 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 35,183
Posted By lweller
one that I don't think has been mentioned: white...

one that I don't think has been mentioned: white paper. I know the US white is great, but being a demo I cannot justify buying it as my primary white stock!!! So I buy a ream of good-quality white...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-13-2005, 01:29 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,417
Posted By lweller
so the ruler, cut a piece of polyshrink = about...

so the ruler, cut a piece of polyshrink = about 2" x 8". use a ruler and pencil to mark each 1/4', 1/2', and 1" mark. then use a sharpie marker to make your hash marks, labeling the inch marks. I...
Forum: Techniques 03-10-2005, 11:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,035
Posted By lweller
so rubbing over the image with the stylus - this...

so rubbing over the image with the stylus - this was talked about at regionals, and i intend to try it. but with the SU! templates, how do you isolate the image that you want with this technique,...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-09-2005, 02:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 515
Posted By lweller
i have not ever back-stitched. however, on the...

i have not ever back-stitched. however, on the cards i made the stitching was on just a part of it, and then that part was taped to the next piece. so I just added some tape to the back of the paper...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-04-2005, 02:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,994
Posted By lweller
i LOVE heat & stick! especially after years of...

i LOVE heat & stick! especially after years of using spray adhesive and glitter! but this stuff looks GREAT!!!!! any thoughts about cleaning it off your stamps? i get a little freaked out about the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-22-2005, 06:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 667
Posted By lweller
i'm guessing that since it is an add-on item,...

i'm guessing that since it is an add-on item, meaning it can be ordered even AFTER the mini-catalog deadline, that it WILL be in the new catty....of course, no guarantees, but i would put money (or...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-21-2005, 04:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,161
Posted By lweller
funny story. i was at a workshop, and the husband...

funny story. i was at a workshop, and the husband of the hostess was in and out of the kitchen grabbing snacks. between the talk of "huffing" and "mounting" (you know, your stamps), he couldn't help...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-21-2005, 11:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 905
Posted By lweller
I also found that certain colors were easier to...

I also found that certain colors were easier to work with in the shrinking process. the white and clear were very gummy and tended to curl and stick to itself. the transparent was much easier to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-19-2005, 07:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,341
Posted By lweller
my husband built me a shelving unit that is...

my husband built me a shelving unit that is amount right above the desk. it has 4 slots that are designed to hold the ink pads for each color family. LOVE IT!!!! They are all within reach! then we...
Forum: Techniques 02-17-2005, 06:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,126
Posted By lweller
my favorite card that used paint chips was in a...

my favorite card that used paint chips was in a stamper's magazine recently (don't remember which one). but they had taken a paint chip in shades of green, and cut it into real thin and long strips...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-16-2005, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By lweller
sorry! got an error message, so i double-posted...

sorry! got an error message, so i double-posted :oops:
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-16-2005, 04:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By lweller
it's basically simulating the stitches without...

it's basically simulating the stitches without thread. it can be done with a template (SU! sells the template and tools in the crafter's toolkit) and a paper piercer. the template is a plastic...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-12-2005, 01:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,417
Posted By lweller
gotta jump in here, after spending lots of time...

gotta jump in here, after spending lots of time making rulers out of polyshrink yesterday - saw this done so you can easily tell how small a 2" image (for example) will shrink to. i had so much...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-11-2005, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By lweller
i've also used rubber cement when the rubber...

i've also used rubber cement when the rubber comes off the foam. this has happened to quite a few of my classic alphabet set. :cry:
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-10-2005, 05:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,029
Posted By lweller
i have also heard (but have not tried it) to put...

i have also heard (but have not tried it) to put your white craft pad in the refrigerator for a bit before use. it makes it not quite so juicy. anyone ever try this?
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-08-2005, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By lweller
yep! you would use it just like any other...

yep! you would use it just like any other embossing powder - you would need a craft pad. I try to use the same shade as the glitter that I am adhering to the heat & stick. for example if my goal is...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-06-2005, 05:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By lweller
aaah well...... thanks!

aaah well......

thanks!
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-06-2005, 04:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By lweller
bump

bump
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-06-2005, 08:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By lweller
faux sew?

Hi!!! I think I coined a new term, but knowing how everything goes around probably not!!!! we were doing a big stamp camp yesterday, and the card i was demonstrating included paper piercing. I...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-03-2005, 02:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,723
Posted By lweller
i give a lot to friends for gifts. I have found...

i give a lot to friends for gifts. I have found that giving cards to friends that AREN't current customers is an opportunity to display the craft. I brought cards in to work to sell at Christmas...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-03-2005, 08:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,671
Posted By lweller
has anyone tried polished stone on photo paper? ...

has anyone tried polished stone on photo paper? was thinking this might be a good way to use scraps of photo paper, but i haven't tried it.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-26-2005, 07:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By lweller
I have only used the glassy glaze once - it is...

I have only used the glassy glaze once - it is very similar to embossing powder, but coarser - bigger crystals. so it looks more like water drops. I found it more difficult to work with. the air...
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