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Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-17-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 782
Posted By parkes
Hi and welcome from New Zealand! I'm sure someone...

Hi and welcome from New Zealand! I'm sure someone can answer your question but as Melissa says, it might be better asked in a different forum within this site. In any case, have fun exploring SCS and...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 09-17-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,487
Posted By parkes
I would suggest you use colours you like as the...

I would suggest you use colours you like as the images will make the cards Christmassy.
Stephanie
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-29-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 797
Posted By parkes
Hi Bobbie. I am wondering if you mean ink pads...

Hi Bobbie. I am wondering if you mean ink pads rather than just inks with your question? Pigment ink pads are used for embossing as they are stickier and take longer to dry than dye ink pads. Alcohol...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-04-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,026
Posted By parkes
Thanks for all your comments and for sharing your...

Thanks for all your comments and for sharing your card, Jana. I think I would have to see the set in action - maybe I can persuade a friend to buy it first!
Stephanie
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-03-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,026
Posted By parkes
Thanks, Lydia. I think I will give that stamp set...

Thanks, Lydia. I think I will give that stamp set a miss.
Stephanie
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-03-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,026
Posted By parkes
Watercolor Wings stamp set query

I am tempted to get this set but the stamps in the catalogue seem to have a kind of fine-dot texture. I guess this is to provide shading but I am wondering if is shows up when stamped? I don't want...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 03-27-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 987
Posted By parkes
I would try the microwave again. Sometimes you...

I would try the microwave again. Sometimes you need a few goes to soften the adhesive between rubber and foam.
From Stephanie
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-28-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 796
Posted By parkes
Hi Mary, sorry I can't help you but I would like...

Hi Mary, sorry I can't help you but I would like to welcome you to SCS. Hopefully someone will drop by with the info you need!
Stephanie
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-09-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By parkes
Hi HTH and thanks for your advice. I looked at...

Hi HTH and thanks for your advice. I looked at the underside of my trimmer just now, and it says Blade Style 1 and sure enough when I looked carefully at the pack of blades it says 'blade style 1' on...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-09-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By parkes
Fiskars paper trimmers

Is there a significant difference between Fiskars 'Portable Paper Trimmers' and Fiskars 'Triple Track Trimmers' other than the plastic handle on the blades look a little different?
I have one of...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-16-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 727
Posted By parkes
Welcome from New Zealand! I can't help you with...

Welcome from New Zealand! I can't help you with your request but do have fun reaquainting yourself with the forum and I am sure someone will be able to help you.
Stephanie
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-23-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,172
Posted By parkes
Hi Dottie and thanks for your comments. I have...

Hi Dottie and thanks for your comments. I have Ranger's Super Fine Detail black (possibly the same thing as your fine detail black) and am very happy with it too. I was disappointed that Ranger don't...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-22-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,172
Posted By parkes
Hi QueenOfInkland (love your username!), thanks...

Hi QueenOfInkland (love your username!), thanks for your endorsment of Stampendous. It sounds like the one for me.
Stephanie
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-21-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,172
Posted By parkes
Good to know, Dina - thank you! I really like...

Good to know, Dina - thank you! I really like your Van Gogh quote.
Stephanie
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-20-2013, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,172
Posted By parkes
Hi Bahb, thanks for your comment. I was...

Hi Bahb, thanks for your comment. I was interested that white pigment ink didn't improve the embossing - a good tip. I will try to source Stampendous Detail White ep. Not so easy living 'down under'...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-20-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,232
Posted By parkes
Like you I organise by type of embellishments so...

Like you I organise by type of embellishments so all my gems are together, as are buttons, and bows. Within the 'type' I sort by size and colour but the 'type' comes first.
Stephanie
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 06-19-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,172
Posted By parkes
White embossing powders - which is the finest?

I have Rangers Seafoam White embossing powder which I find a bit too granular and I was wondering if anyone has also used Hero Arts PW110 White embossing powder? Any thoughts as to which is the best?...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-15-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,324
Posted By parkes
This is so disappointing for you. I agree that...

This is so disappointing for you. I agree that the PO won't be able to follow up the parcels but if it were me I would lay a complaint both both for their records, and my own satisfaction. The PO...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 10-27-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By parkes
Hi and welcome from New Zealand! You may be...

Hi and welcome from New Zealand! You may be better off putting your question under Tool & Product Talk. Click on 'Forum' at the top of this page and the seventh title down is the one to try....
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-05-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 667
Posted By parkes
Ah... tis good to hear from ye experienced...

Ah... tis good to hear from ye experienced stampers. This is also a pain to keep up so thanks for your feedback - really appreciated!
Stephanie
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-05-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 667
Posted By parkes
Thank you kindly for sharing, o' Crafter 4 Life....

Thank you kindly for sharing, o' Crafter 4 Life. I am encouraged to purchase this fine quality stamp pad and will indeed let you know how it stamps.
Stephanie
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 09-05-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 667
Posted By parkes
ColorBox pad versus Versafine pad

Prithy gentle stampers, I would ask a word of advice. I have occasion to purchase a Versafine Ink Pad although I already own a ColorBox as methinks it may giveth better stamping quality than the...
Forum: Digital Stamping 05-09-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 966
Posted By parkes
Hi and welcome from New Zealand! Glad you are...

Hi and welcome from New Zealand! Glad you are having fun with stamping. I don't download sentiments but use sentiments on stamps instead. These I stamp directly onto the card (holding my breath!) or...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-23-2012, 04:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,072
Posted By parkes
I have two cutters, a Fiskars trimmer (and...

I have two cutters, a Fiskars trimmer (and scorer) and a Fiskas mini guillotine. Is a guillotine what you call an 'arm cutter'? Anyway I use both too. I use the guillotine for card that is A5 or...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-30-2011, 12:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By parkes
Hi Shannon and welcome from New Zealand. If you...

Hi Shannon and welcome from New Zealand. If you know the company you can search the Company Galleries on the home page of SCS, otherwise you are better off putting your question in the General...
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