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Forum: Mission: Organization 01-13-2010, 02:40 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 49,327
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
Lisa, For someone who says they are not a...

Lisa,

For someone who says they are not a seamstress, I am seriously impressed by your work. Your Copic holder is amazing - I keep looking at the photo thinking it's just what I need but I could...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-07-2010, 02:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 562
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I think it would be a great idea for you to send...

I think it would be a great idea for you to send out New Year & Warm Winter Wishes cards.

In fact sending them out after the normal Christmas Cards will probably mean the recipients will have...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-06-2010, 11:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 616
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I tend to either fill a whole A4 size with...

I tend to either fill a whole A4 size with stamped images and then cut round them when needed; or I chose a stamp and then use a nestability shape that will be suitable and cut a few of them out and...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-01-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,338
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I thought only dappy dalmatians ate everything in...

I thought only dappy dalmatians ate everything in sight!

When our Jazz was a puppy we soon learnt that we had to keep everything out of his reach. He's 6 now and mostly leaves everything but food...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 12-11-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 788
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
You can also use acetate with peel offs to make...

You can also use acetate with peel offs to make an embellishment -
Stick the peel off onto the acetate, cut round it.
Colour it with gel pens (if required)
Stick to your card using a sticky pad...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-11-2009, 09:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 849
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I have double doors from my hallway into my...

I have double doors from my hallway into my lounge and this is where I blue- tack all my cards.
If the doors are shut I enjoy the cards as I pass them when I walk round the house and if I'm in the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-11-2009, 09:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 856
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I always used to stamp in black (like an...

I always used to stamp in black (like an addiction!) but I am forcing myself to work in other colours.
I tend to choose the colour ink depending on the overall colour scheme for the card. Where...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-11-2009, 09:34 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,765
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
We used to be able to post any thickness of...

We used to be able to post any thickness of envelope in the UK but then they introduced a new system based on the size of the envelope and the thickness.

So now rather than take the chance I take...
Forum: Techniques 12-08-2009, 01:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,381
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
Good evening "stamper 1942" and "Marsh Hen",...

Good evening "stamper 1942" and "Marsh Hen", sorry it's taken me a few days to get back to you.
Thank you both for signing up to my newsletter - I hope you'll enjoy my "News and Views" - if you have...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-04-2009, 12:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 812
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I would make each of them wallets themed to their...

I would make each of them wallets themed to their interest (or what you would like them to spend the cash on!)
As you are so new to this, Google "free digi stamps" and see what you can download to...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-26-2009, 08:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,758
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I've sat and thought about this and I too don't...

I've sat and thought about this and I too don't think I can choose a favourite because there are so many Christmas stamps that I do like.

I like a lot of the Penny Black cute stamps, I like...
Forum: Techniques 11-25-2009, 12:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,381
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
Using Paper Doilies

Thanks for your kind words about my newsletter. The newsletter is issued monthly but you will also get a weekly "Tip of the Week" and I have written about the Doilies in that sequence.

I will...
Forum: Techniques 11-24-2009, 07:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,381
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
Funny enough I've just written about using Paper...

Funny enough I've just written about using Paper Doilies as one of Cardmaking-Companion's "Tip of the Week".

In a nutshell- they look really good when used as faux lace, for example pleated around...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-12-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 570
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I have to admit I am still very eclective about...

I have to admit I am still very eclective about the way I buy my crafting stuff so this is a very hard question for me.

If I could buy just one thing from a company it would either be their full...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 11-12-2009, 01:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 13,599
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
At the moment I am in love with VersaFine. ...

At the moment I am in love with VersaFine.

Susan
http://www.cardmaking-companion.com
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-12-2009, 01:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 944
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I love 8" x 8" cards -my friend, Linda, makes...

I love 8" x 8" cards -my friend, Linda, makes some fabulous ones.

However because all of mine are sold for charity I tend to make 6"x6" and 3"x3", with some 7"x5".

Sometimes I think it is too...
Forum: Mission: Organization 11-12-2009, 01:37 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,671
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
Thank you so much for taking the time and going...

Thank you so much for taking the time and going to all that trouble to arrange the "happy ending".
You've obviously got a flair for this sort of thing.
I hope you have many hours enjoying your new...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-09-2009, 01:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,347
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
There's a set of recipes for making your own glue...

There's a set of recipes for making your own glue on: Friendship-by-mail.com.
I've not used any of them myself so I can't vouch for them.

I tend to use double sided sticky tape, leaving the tabs...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-08-2009, 12:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,235
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I've used quite a few inks over the years but...

I've used quite a few inks over the years but like the previous post my all time favourite is now VersaFine. I get clear results every time with it.

Susan
http://www.cardmaking-companion.com
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-07-2009, 05:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 753
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I think definitely somehting with an umbrella or...

I think definitely somehting with an umbrella or maybe use the song "Feed the birds 2p a bag! as a theme.

Susan
http://www.cardmaking-companion.com
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-07-2009, 05:33 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,597
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
The most important thing for me when buying a...

The most important thing for me when buying a stamp is whether or not it "speaks" to me. I have to really like a stamp and then I get it - sometimes I'm then stuck with deciding what to make with it...
Forum: Techniques 11-06-2009, 01:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 829
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
Hi jh56, On my website I've given the...

Hi jh56,

On my website I've given the instructions for Triple Embossing -
http://www.cardmaking-companion.com/Triple-Embossing.html

Use the same technique for double embossing but knock one...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-02-2009, 12:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,455
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
I'm part of a small team ( 4 of us) who make...

I'm part of a small team ( 4 of us) who make cards all year round to sell at our Church
(http://www.longtoncommunitychurch.co.uk).

With the proceeds we help support a children's villlage in ...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-02-2009, 12:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 859
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
2200 - WOW! How long did it take you? I...

2200 - WOW!

How long did it take you? I cannot imagine ever having to make that many cards at one time!

I haven't a clue how many I've made over the whole of my cardmaking - can other people...
Forum: Techniques 10-28-2009, 12:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 812
Posted By Cardmaking-Comp
Hi Pansy, Just tried to check your gallery...

Hi Pansy,

Just tried to check your gallery but can't get a link to work - could you please let me have the link.

Thanks

Susan
http://www.cardmaking-companion.com
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