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Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-04-2017, 01:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,792
Posted By Barbara Jay
Make my own faux Wink of Stella and you can't...

Make my own faux Wink of Stella and you can't see the difference between mine and the authentic Wink of Stella

I like the look of the Wink of Stella but I felt it was a bit pricy for me so...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-04-2017, 12:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,365
Posted By Barbara Jay
I wrote this a few years ago but I think it is...

I wrote this a few years ago but I think it is still timely :D

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Barbara
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-12-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 764
Posted By Barbara Jay
I have been using Sizzix silicone embossing pad...

I have been using Sizzix silicone embossing pad for years . It works and feels the same as the Spellbinder one . I have a Spellbinder silicone pad too

They have the Sizzix ones at Amazon...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-04-2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,318
Posted By Barbara Jay
I am still using my original Big shot plates from...

I am still using my original Big shot plates from 2008. They are so scratched I can't see through them , but they cut just fine. I always turn them over after every cut and I turn them 180 degrees...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-14-2016, 09:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 627
Posted By Barbara Jay
I never heard of them either --OY are they nice...

I never heard of them either --OY are they nice ! Can you hear my discipline flying out the window?
Barbara
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-14-2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 678
Posted By Barbara Jay
Sue Wilson dies

I am new to Sue Wilson dies and I love them. So far I only have a couple , but I am impressed :cool: They are not cheap, but even the very intricate dies cut with one pass. I like the idea you...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-24-2016, 12:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,188
Posted By Barbara Jay
123 Stitch has become my favorite on-line store....

123 Stitch has become my favorite on-line store. Good prices, huge number of brands , fast shipping and reasonable shipping costs
Barbara
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-24-2016, 12:19 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 37,885
Posted By Barbara Jay
I am in Wisconsin and our grocery stores and in...

I am in Wisconsin and our grocery stores and in the Walmart stores have wax paper.
I have also used Freezer paper with my dies . It comes on a large roll and has a plastic type coating . It is...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-05-2016, 05:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By Barbara Jay
Update

I tried the magnetic platform with a Heartfelt Creations die and I think it worked better than using tape. It seemed easier to line up the die with the stamped image .
Anyone not familiar with...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-05-2016, 05:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,032
Posted By Barbara Jay
I agree. His style is so distinct most of us can...

I agree. His style is so distinct most of us can recognize his stamps and products even if they don't have a name on them. Maybe Ranger wants to promote more of their diverse styles and products . ...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-05-2016, 02:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,032
Posted By Barbara Jay
Yah one can almost hear the power player egos...

Yah one can almost hear the power player egos clashing and crashing in that statement LOL

I am sure the dust will settle and the Ranger customers will still have the products they want
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-05-2016, 02:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,032
Posted By Barbara Jay
Here is the announcement. It says he will...

Here is the announcement. It says he will continue to work with Ranger as a Ranger Signature Designer just not as Creative Director

Looks to me like a little in-fighting on the creative...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-05-2016, 02:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,032
Posted By Barbara Jay
Wow -the CHA Ranger booth will not be the same...

Wow -the CHA Ranger booth will not be the same without him . I think some people stopped to watch him because he was such a delightful character :)
Forum: Announcements 10-05-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 305
Posted By Barbara Jay
Perfect layers rulers 25% off for Splitcoast-

Perfect layers rulers are one of my all time favorite tools. I love layering and with these rulers distance between the layers turn out perfect.

If you have never used them , you cut one...
Forum: Mission: Organization 10-04-2016, 04:37 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 30,055
Posted By Barbara Jay
I have my clear stamps on Dura Lar front and back...

I have my clear stamps on Dura Lar front and back with the original image sheet behind the Dura-Lar and so far no problems . I put the stamps in the same order as they were on the original image...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-02-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,933
Posted By Barbara Jay
I agree with Kathy on the Brayering. I think I...

I agree with Kathy on the Brayering. I think I watched and followed every video Michelle Zindorf ( I think that is the woman who is the brayering expert) has and still I could not get my brayered...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-02-2016, 07:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By Barbara Jay
I just tried this on a larger die and it works...

I just tried this on a larger die and it works GREAT ! I wish had known this before I bought the magnetic platform
Thanks Diane!
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-02-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By Barbara Jay
Sue Wilson has Youtube demos of her dies and she...

Sue Wilson has Youtube demos of her dies and she tapes all her dies down regardless of the machine she is using to cut them.

All the Spellbinder Youtube videos I have seen show the demo ...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-02-2016, 05:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By Barbara Jay
Years ago before manual die machines were ...

Years ago before manual die machines were available to the retail market we used tiny ball stylus to emboss using metal stencils . We had to trace each shape in the stencil with a stylus . It...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-02-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By Barbara Jay
I have some very small dies such as Sue Wilson's...

I have some very small dies such as Sue Wilson's Exquisite Poppy and some of the dies are ⅜' to ⅛" in diameter so that idea won't work for my dies. My Spellbinder intricate dies have interior...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-02-2016, 03:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By Barbara Jay
I just tried it and it works . Since most of my...

I just tried it and it works . Since most of my dies require embossing I would not have needed to buy a magnetic platform for those dies. :(

I have a few Memory box/Poppy stamp dies and a set of...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-02-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By Barbara Jay
Thanks Diane I never thought of that - I will try...

Thanks Diane I never thought of that - I will try it tonight -Barbara
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-02-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By Barbara Jay
I got my magnetic platform and it is helpful....

I got my magnetic platform and it is helpful. Most of my dies need to be embossed after they are cut . So I set up the original Bigshot platform on tab 1 so I can use the embossing sandwich.
...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-16-2016, 03:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,482
Posted By Barbara Jay
Hang onto your equipment & supplies

I just got the Joann's Commotion sale mailer and unless I missed something there is not one paper craft item listed for the sale. There are a couple of 50% off coupons but no specific paper craft...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-14-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By Barbara Jay
So the magnets are spaced randomly under the...

So the magnets are spaced randomly under the plastic top of the platform?
Great idea to designate where the magnets are located .

The dies I am using are the Sue Wilson Exquisite Poppy and I...
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