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Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-18-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 659
Posted By lutheran
I have never been a big Pinterest-er because it...

I have never been a big Pinterest-er because it is overwhelming and not very well organized. It is too easy to be completely surrounded by cards on the internet, with posts from stamping groups and...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-15-2019, 04:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 649
Posted By lutheran
If you go to an art supply store they may have it...

If you go to an art supply store they may have it or they can cut it from the parent sheets. Get the heaviest weight you can find to hold up to the weight of the photos and extra stuff you will be...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-14-2019, 04:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 556
Posted By lutheran
Michaels has some in neon packs but not just...

Michaels has some in neon packs but not just yellow. Stampin' Ups Pineapple Punch is a very pretty and bright yellow but not necessary day-goo or neon.
Mary Beth
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-13-2019, 02:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,356
Posted By lutheran
I throw away cards all the time, what I see in my...

I throw away cards all the time, what I see in my head is not what is on the finished card so out it goes. When I need to get a card in the mail in a timely fashion, I usually do simpler cards and...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-11-2019, 03:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 849
Posted By lutheran
My first thought was to make one for a scrapbook...

My first thought was to make one for a scrapbook page for hidden journaling. The title could be on the bottom half of the card front part and then a horizontal tag with journaling could be peeking...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-08-2019, 03:13 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,947
Posted By lutheran
I quit lending stamps when a very generous friend...

I quit lending stamps when a very generous friend got one of her stamp sets back missing a stamp -- the "s" from an expensive alphabet set was lost by the borrower. It's better just to use a set...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-02-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 780
Posted By lutheran
The new CM trimmer does look nice but the $50...

The new CM trimmer does look nice but the $50 price tag made me hesitate to buy it. I've decided I can hang on to my current SU! trimmer until their new one is released. If I don't love it, and I...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-02-2019, 06:18 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,882
Posted By lutheran
I am currently working on a big batch of cards...

I am currently working on a big batch of cards for a charity auction. Then I am giving it up forever and just scrapbook until I die. It takes too long to come with the ideas, layouts, backgrounds,...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-29-2019, 04:17 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,159
Posted By lutheran
The people who don't want to buy what you are...

The people who don't want to buy what you are asking for your work need to go to some galleries and art fairs and discover what people who make a living at it charge -- and get -- for their work. ...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-26-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,265
Posted By lutheran
I am on a strict budget and after food, gas and a...

I am on a strict budget and after food, gas and a few bills like the gym and WW, I have $100 a week for crafts, clothes and stuff for DD. I stagger SU! orders, a few on-line shops and...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-23-2019, 03:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,807
Posted By lutheran
I am not a big colorer but blender pens used with...

I am not a big colorer but blender pens used with markers or ink pads is my go-to if I have to color. The pens dry out after a while. I open a new set and dedicate each pen to light, medium, dark...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-22-2019, 02:19 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,579
Posted By lutheran
Every part of my house and life is organized...

Every part of my house and life is organized except my jewelry, which I cannot explain. Also, my basement could use some work but it's pretty good for a basement. My craft room took years to get...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-21-2019, 03:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By lutheran
I was frustrated, too, about the proportions of...

I was frustrated, too, about the proportions of banner dies out there, they seemed too wide. Instead of dies I use a WRMK banner punch board.
Mary Beth
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-16-2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,478
Posted By lutheran
The Paper Source has great papers for wedding...

The Paper Source has great papers for wedding stuff (cute ideas to steal, too).
Paper Bag Card Stock 8.5" x 11" Bulk Pack | Paper Source...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-16-2019, 05:38 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,955
Posted By lutheran
I make tags of all sizes and styles and use them...

I make tags of all sizes and styles and use them as the focal layer on cards, on scrapbook pages for journaling and tiny photos and on gifts.
Mary Beth
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-14-2019, 06:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,003
Posted By lutheran
Good to know about the Cricket -- I'm just...

Good to know about the Cricket -- I'm just looking for a stop-gap trimmer to last until SU! rolls out their new one.
Mary Beth
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-12-2019, 06:40 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 13,887
Posted By lutheran
I don't think SU! has said that demos using...

I don't think SU! has said that demos using different brands of machines or a Big Shot has to put a disclaimer in their videos. We got lots of info when the changes were announced and nothing was...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-11-2019, 05:25 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 13,887
Posted By lutheran
SU! stayed with Sizzix for a long time as it was...

SU! stayed with Sizzix for a long time as it was one-stop shopping, so to speak. They could get custom dies to match stamp sets, sell Sizzix dies, the Big Shot and BS accessories. I'm not surprised...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-03-2019, 03:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,218
Posted By lutheran
The last time I strolled through JoAnn's I...

The last time I strolled through JoAnn's I noticed smaller stocks of national brand and more of their own brands of paper, stamps, embellishment, etc. Maybe Dina did not make the cut. HSN recently...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-19-2019, 02:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By lutheran
For larger areas and backgrounds, use...

For larger areas and backgrounds, use foiling/gilding adhesive and let it dry a bit like the instructions say. For stamped images and smaller areas, I use heat-n-stick powder or die-cut sticky...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-19-2019, 02:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 739
Posted By lutheran
I threw out many pigment and metallic ink pads...

I threw out many pigment and metallic ink pads because the foam just flaked away, as OP said. I was surprised to see that a long-lost roll of 1/2" super-sticky double stick tape had yellowed over...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-11-2019, 04:01 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,346
Posted By lutheran
Two of my oldest and most used investments are...

Two of my oldest and most used investments are the SU! pigment inks, discontinued years ago but I keep inking them and using them. I also still love and use my Creative Memories shapes cutting...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-29-2019, 03:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,904
Posted By lutheran
Hero Arts? They had a good variety of floral...

Hero Arts? They had a good variety of floral backgrounds a while back.
Mary Beth
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-10-2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 720
Posted By lutheran
Tim Holtz/Ranger stapler is the same and you can...

Tim Holtz/Ranger stapler is the same and you can find the refills at JoAnn's, Michaels and Hobby Lobby.
Mary Beth
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-25-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,436
Posted By lutheran
So now I have nothing but praises for PTI. I...

So now I have nothing but praises for PTI. I ordered three stamp sets early Tuesday and they arrived in Colorado Friday. That's speedy service.
Mary Beth
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