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Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-19-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,524
Posted By maryalena
I use Versafine Clair Morning Mist. It’s a few...

I use Versafine Clair Morning Mist. It’s a few shades darker than versafine’s gray.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-11-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,274
Posted By maryalena
Good to hear that even the un-inked daubers...

Good to hear that even the un-inked daubers disintegrate with time. I was thinking the ink was speeding up the decay and not looking forward to cleaning them after every use .
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-07-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,274
Posted By maryalena
I like the makeup brushes on stencils. They...

I like the makeup brushes on stencils. They apply very evenly and not too dark depending on how much pressure you apply. You can keep reinking them to deepen your color. I use some of the little...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-24-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,274
Posted By maryalena
This may mean nothing but a crafty friend of mine...

This may mean nothing but a crafty friend of mine has all Tsukeneko daubers, has had them for longer than I have had mine and is not seeing any spontaneous shredding. I do not use mine on stencils...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-24-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,274
Posted By maryalena
Good to know about the egg ones. I’ll try the...

Good to know about the egg ones. I’ll try the Japanese dollar store.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-24-2019, 08:10 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,274
Posted By maryalena
This just happened to me also. After being away...

This just happened to me also. After being away from my daubers I found that about six of them were disintegrating. Now I am wondering if the Japanese ones are any more durable than the Chinese...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-20-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,690
Posted By maryalena
I use the sticky grids that are sold by Sizzix...

I use the sticky grids that are sold by Sizzix and TH if I really don’t want to position magnets and card stock over and over. These sticky grids stick on both sides so no lifting. I also use them...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-11-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 18,579
Posted By maryalena
Thanks for the update on these. I actually...

Thanks for the update on these. I actually stored away my Clarity brushes. Not sure I need them after using these. The Amazon set is going strong after six months of use.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-08-2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,715
Posted By maryalena
I liked Diane’s answer. I am not a watercolorist...

I liked Diane’s answer. I am not a watercolorist with much experience. I buy small tubes of DS in the colors I like and put them in pans. I bought a not expensive hinged case on Amazon. Starting...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-06-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,851
Posted By maryalena
I loved her posts and just her general...

I loved her posts and just her general helpfulness and kindness. I’m so glad you posted here.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-05-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,430
Posted By maryalena
That’s amazing. Good for them. My paper took...

That’s amazing. Good for them. My paper took over a week but I am on the west coast. Cardboard bumpers secured on the corners so no bunged edges.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-04-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,430
Posted By maryalena
My understanding is that it was the designer's...

My understanding is that it was the designer's choice to leave.

I think Jennifer Campbell designed something for Ink To Paper and there was someone new coming on board originally but I'm not sure...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-04-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,430
Posted By maryalena
I’ve never had an issue with them either but I...

I’ve never had an issue with them either but I have a friend who got a very unnecessarily sharp response from CS just making a simple inquiry. Although their forum is now a ghost town, apparently...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-29-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,430
Posted By maryalena
I’m surprised you didn’t get an order...

I’m surprised you didn’t get an order confirmation. That should come instantly in an email. I haven’t used PayPal though so maybe that’s handled differently from a credit card order.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-26-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,430
Posted By maryalena
Three days to get a shipping notice and get it...

Three days to get a shipping notice and get it out the door has been my experience also. Kind of similar to Simon for me.
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-26-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,430
Posted By maryalena
So far the wholesale part of the business...

So far the wholesale part of the business consists of one pop up store in Kansas so they are still working on it. Prices at Ink to Paper have gone up on the dies so they are now about even with...
Forum: Announcements 05-20-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,063
Posted By maryalena
LOL I don’t have either. I’m not famous. ...

LOL I don’t have either. I’m not famous.

Wow those are stunning. I wouldn’t have thought of the blue background. Love the color combo and the gold really works. Did you ink shade the base...
Forum: Announcements 05-20-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,063
Posted By maryalena
Lots of sets fit in the terrariums. The big...

Lots of sets fit in the terrariums. The big terrarium is pretty huge. I plan to make tags With them also. Looking forward to a post TLady.
Forum: Announcements 05-20-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,063
Posted By maryalena
The layered succulents are great. I followed...

The layered succulents are great. I followed the ink shading video and they turned out very cute. Like the two terrarium dies also. I had a question about one of the terrarium dies and Betsy...
Forum: Announcements 05-17-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 14,544
Posted By maryalena
Conversation on their forum has pretty much...

Conversation on their forum has pretty much dwindled down to discussion of people waiting for the restocking of old dies and the elusive anniversary set. Its amazing to me that many years old...
Forum: Announcements 05-17-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 14,544
Posted By maryalena
The latest is no anniversary set but some sort of...

The latest is no anniversary set but some sort of customer loyalty set. I think the answers depend on what day you call customer service.
Forum: Announcements 05-09-2019, 09:39 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 14,544
Posted By maryalena
I hope they hired someone with some...

I hope they hired someone with some organizational skills.

The sneak peek on IG looked attractive.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-07-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,985
Posted By maryalena
I’m going to try that. I have one sketch marker...

I’m going to try that. I have one sketch marker that dried up within a week after purchase. I figure the cap must have been off somewhere before it got to me. Other possibility is the filling...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-07-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,985
Posted By maryalena
Silly of me to ask about how long an alcohol...

Silly of me to ask about how long an alcohol marker might last, so many variables. I don’t hear complaints about Copics drying up really fast though so that’s a good sign.

Horizontal and well...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-04-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,985
Posted By maryalena
Wonder what the life of a well cared for Ciao...

Wonder what the life of a well cared for Ciao Copic is. I’m buying about 100 of those through an estate sale. I knew the person and believe they were gently used. At 1.50 each probably can’t go...
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