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Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-15-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,835
Posted By La Fonz
I use a gridded plastic template sheet from...

I use a gridded plastic template sheet from Joanns. It is 12” x 18” so I can get 4 sheets from it. Since it has 1/8” increments it helps with perfect placement of words & images. When you stamp on it...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-11-2019, 07:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,265
Posted By La Fonz
Make Ink Pads with Stackable Bead Containers

Many years ago I read a post from someone using round stackable bead containers such as these
https://www.michaels.com/bead-landing-clear-stackable-bead-storage-2.75in/10035497.html
To make ink...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-13-2019, 05:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,625
Posted By La Fonz
Would Color Pix work if you scanned the cardstock...

Would Color Pix work if you scanned the cardstock you are trying to match?
This would be most helpful for non SU cardstock.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 04-10-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 862
Posted By La Fonz
I didn't know it was refillable. What do you...

I didn't know it was refillable. What do you refill it with?
Forum: Techniques 02-16-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,365
Posted By La Fonz
Here are some brush lettering worksheets on the...

Here are some brush lettering worksheets on the Tombow website.
It's a downloadable PDF file.
Free Downloadable Lettering Practice Worksheets - Tombow...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-03-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 990
Posted By La Fonz
I use a mini wood clipboard (about 6x9) wrapped...

I use a mini wood clipboard (about 6x9) wrapped with foil. Clip can hold your piece, to be able to keep fingers away from heat. Foil helps to speed up embossing by reflecting heat. Inexpensive at...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-27-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,680
Posted By La Fonz
At Michaels, that's great news. Did you buy it...

At Michaels, that's great news. Did you buy it online or find it in a store? It is out of stock online today.
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-14-2017, 06:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By La Fonz
Here are some color combos ombr style ...

Here are some color combos ombr style

https://cardsbymaaike.blogspot.com/2016/08/distress-inks-recipes-for-blended.html?m=1
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-28-2016, 07:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By La Fonz
Cyber Monday Sales

I didn't see a thread so I thought I would start one. Sorry if I missed it.

My Sentiments Exactly has 60% off site wide with free shipping
Coupon Code CYBERMONDAY
http://msesentiments.com/
...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-25-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,503
Posted By La Fonz
Prickley Pear has 45% off entire site...

Prickley Pear has 45% off entire site Thanksgiving Day & Black Friday
Prickley Pear Rubber Stamps (http://www.prickleypear.com/)
Coupon Code: BLACKFRIDAY Use at checkout

The Stampin Place ...
Forum: Mission: Organization 05-13-2016, 08:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,574
Posted By La Fonz
I'm not very organized about storing my embossing...

I'm not very organized about storing my embossing folders. I store them standing up in a photo box. I should at least alphabetized them.

But what I find most helpful to remind me to use them is a...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-18-2016, 09:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 701
Posted By La Fonz
Here's a Joann code for $1.99 shipping (now...

Here's a Joann code for $1.99 shipping (now showing on the website)
MRZN111

If you got an email from PayPal for $10 applied to your order at overstock.com, follow the shop link in the email &...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-13-2016, 05:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,822
Posted By La Fonz
A seond generation stamping (i.e. stamping off)...

A seond generation stamping (i.e. stamping off) is always an option to have lighter lines to follow.
Coloring areas of stamp with markers in colors you will be using, huffing, stamping off & then...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 04-08-2016, 07:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,493
Posted By La Fonz
Leslie, thank you for the helpful blog links on...

Leslie, thank you for the helpful blog links on cutting stencils & acetate.

In my online search for info I came across the Scan n Cut by Brother.
Here's a video demo...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-06-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,866
Posted By La Fonz
Sometimes in designing your card you don't want...

Sometimes in designing your card you don't want to stamp the entire image on your card front (i.e. your your stamp hangs off the edge of your card). With the mini, I don't think you have this option....
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 04-06-2016, 07:10 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,344
Posted By La Fonz
The rule of 'bump to the inside' was so against...

The rule of 'bump to the inside' was so against logic for me, it took awhile for me to remember which way was best. So I put 'bump in' on a bit of masking tape on my paper cutter until it became...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-05-2016, 09:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 670
Posted By La Fonz
Rubber Stamp Tapestry has full size VersaColor...

Rubber Stamp Tapestry has full size VersaColor pads on sale for $3.15 from $6.99 on the website. No coupon needed.

https://pegstamps.com/cart.php?m=search_results&headerSearch=Y&search=inksale2016
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 04-02-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,493
Posted By La Fonz
Cutting Masks & Stencils

Does anyone use their Silhouette or Cameo to cut masks & stencils?

Since stencils to match stamps have become so popular, I'm thinking I want to do this.

Once an image is stamped, scanned,...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-29-2016, 04:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 848
Posted By La Fonz
Prickley Pear has a 15% sale until Mar 31st code...

Prickley Pear has a 15% sale until Mar 31st code is MAR15
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-19-2016, 06:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 740
Posted By La Fonz
My Sentiments a Exactly has a 50% sale with free...

My Sentiments a Exactly has a 50% sale with free shipping until midnight Monday the 21st. Use coupon code easy

http://msesentiments.com
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-19-2016, 06:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 740
Posted By La Fonz
My Sentiments a Exactly has a 50% sale with free...

My Sentiments a Exactly has a 50% sale with free shipping until midnight Monday the 21st. Use coupon code easy

http://msesentiments.com
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-18-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,886
Posted By La Fonz
Recollections has their version of the Hero Arts...

Recollections has their version of the Hero Arts Ombre pads. Bought a couple at $3.59 from the original $6.99 price. Going to have fun making some sunset backgrounds with them.

Also bought...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-13-2016, 07:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,806
Posted By La Fonz
I was able to remove black printer ink from a...

I was able to remove black printer ink from a pink pair of shorts with cheap hair spray. Spray stained area, let sit a minute or two, rub & rinse with cool water, let dry, repeat.

Took many...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-08-2016, 06:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,641
Posted By La Fonz
Watched a couple of videos. Doesn't seem you can...

Watched a couple of videos. Doesn't seem you can use it on cardstock without prepping the surface (e.g. gesso) so I'm not too excited by it. But I imagine experienced colored pencil artists would be.
Forum: Techniques 03-03-2016, 04:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,183
Posted By La Fonz
Cool technique & beautiful cards. You beat Tim...

Cool technique & beautiful cards. You beat Tim Holtz to discover this technique. You could call it Distressed Water Resist.
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