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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-09-2009, 07:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 603
Posted By ruby869
Check out Oynxxpressions. Lots of choices. ...

Check out Oynxxpressions. Lots of choices.

http://www.onyxxpressions.com/catalog/Catalog1.htm

Smiles,
Stella
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-03-2008, 12:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By ruby869
I never liked using markers directly on glossy...

I never liked using markers directly on glossy paper because the color looks streaky and bright. But I have found scribbling the marker on a coated craft sheet or freezer paper, spritzing lightly...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-12-2008, 09:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By ruby869
I have a large background stamp called "suds"...

I have a large background stamp called "suds" from Stamp Camp. You can see it here: (Look down to the middle of the page.)

http://www.stampcamp.com/bigstamps5.html

Is this what you are looking...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-06-2008, 06:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,512
Posted By ruby869
I am not sure I can help you with your question...

I am not sure I can help you with your question but I will try. From an artist point of view, the Polychrome colored pencils are lightfast while the Prismacolor pencils are not. Also, Prismacolor...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-24-2008, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,400
Posted By ruby869
You may use Hot Press Watercolor paper which is...

You may use Hot Press Watercolor paper which is totally smooth. I use Fabriano hot press paper that I cut up to the size I need. It takes water much better than cardstock and my colors are more...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-31-2008, 12:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 655
Posted By ruby869
Oh Holly, Lets hope she got your emails. I...

Oh Holly,

Lets hope she got your emails. I wish I could help you but I am leaving now and won't have access to the internet. Give her a chance to reply. Lets have faith that she received your...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-31-2008, 12:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 655
Posted By ruby869
Hi Holly, If you don't hear from her soon,...

Hi Holly,

If you don't hear from her soon, you can call her. The number is on the website. She told me she is swamped so calling her may be a better alternative since today is the last day. Did...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-31-2008, 11:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 655
Posted By ruby869
Hi Holly, I sent an order by email and Kathy...

Hi Holly,

I sent an order by email and Kathy responded in less than 1 hour. If you have not heard from her, email her again explaining the situation so you will not get duplicate orders!

Stella
Forum: Techniques 07-25-2008, 09:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,292
Posted By ruby869
There is a product called "Strong Arm" that will...

There is a product called "Strong Arm" that will give more leverage to punches with a button on top. I got mine at AC Moore and is worth the price and saves on aching thumbs. It will make the punch...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 04-23-2008, 07:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,351
Posted By ruby869
I think I can help you. I had this happen on a...

I think I can help you. I had this happen on a project with the same medium you are using. Are you painting paper? I found paper to be too absorbent. Only the areas where I painted the crackle medium...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-13-2008, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 483
Posted By ruby869
You can get glossy paper in many colors at...

You can get glossy paper in many colors at Marcospaper.com

Stella
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-29-2008, 12:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 614
Posted By ruby869
Acetate is a problem surface to get a good image....

Acetate is a problem surface to get a good image. The only thing that works for me is to have the inked stamp facing up and putting the acetate onto the inked stamp, hold the acetate down with one...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-08-2007, 07:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,111
Posted By ruby869
Can you just re_stamp the snow man and pop him up...

Can you just re_stamp the snow man and pop him up with dimensional foam to cover up the booboo or is it not possible with your scene? I'm sorry it happened to you. It sounds like a lovely card. I am...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-27-2007, 09:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 705
Posted By ruby869
I store my Wizard dies in a CD wallet with...

I store my Wizard dies in a CD wallet with magnetic sheets to hold the dies in place inside the sleeves. You can get the magnetic sheets from craft stores and hardware stores. Just cut them up to fit...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-27-2007, 09:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,431
Posted By ruby869
I have a completely different suggestion than...

I have a completely different suggestion than what has been offered so far. The only way I can stamp on acetate and get a clear image is to lay the stamp down on the table with the inked up stamp...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-21-2007, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 387
Posted By ruby869
I think you can buy the magnetic sheets at...

I think you can buy the magnetic sheets at Michael's. These are thin magnetic sheets that are white on one side to print pictures with an inkjet printer. They are pretty cheap, less than $5 for a...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-21-2007, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 387
Posted By ruby869
Getting an exact cut with the die

I have a suggestion on how to get the die to cut exactly where you want on the paper and not have it move while cutting. Use a magnetic sheet to hold the die in place and use removable tape to hold...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-29-2007, 12:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 461
Posted By ruby869
Hi, I live in Cary too. There is another...

Hi, I live in Cary too. There is another scrapbooking/rubber stamping store called Artists' Oasis in Apex, NC. I haven't been there but someone told me about it. Here is the link:...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-29-2007, 07:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 370
Posted By ruby869
Sheila, Are you planning to emboss on your...

Sheila,

Are you planning to emboss on your acetate cards? If you ever want to heat emboss, then get acetate sheets that are made to go through copier machines or laser printers. These are a little...
Forum: Techniques 08-28-2007, 12:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,041
Posted By ruby869
I second Joan's recommendation of KT Design. The...

I second Joan's recommendation of KT Design. The special paper used for watercoloring with Tombow markers is called Marl paper. Bonnie at KT has a little booklet that tells you how to achieve the...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-28-2007, 10:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,270
Posted By ruby869
Acetate sheets comes in different grades, use for...

Acetate sheets comes in different grades, use for overhead projectors, for laser printer or for copier machines. If you ever want to emboss or use a heat gun on the acetate, then purchase either the...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-23-2007, 09:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 646
Posted By ruby869
I use to warp acetate all the time when I first...

I use to warp acetate all the time when I first started using it. I found it is best to keep moving the heat tool. Sometimes I allow the plastic to cool a second or two and then resume heating,...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-21-2007, 10:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 353
Posted By ruby869
This may not be what you are asking but I had a...

This may not be what you are asking but I had a thought to use polyester batting for snow.

Stella
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 08-13-2007, 10:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 474
Posted By ruby869
I've recycled onion or bulb netting bags for fish...

I've recycled onion or bulb netting bags for fish cards to simulate netting.

Stella
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-05-2007, 12:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 794
Posted By ruby869
I have been on the waiting list for a year. How...

I have been on the waiting list for a year. How long did you wait for it?

Stella
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