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Forum: General Stamping Talk 10-02-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,330
Posted By Lorri.V.
<div>This has been a terrible year for my farmers...

<div>This has been a terrible year for my farmers market card sales. &nbsp;I have done about 300 cards this year, down from my usual 2500. &nbsp;I guess it was nice to not be so crazy busy each week...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-20-2020, 11:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,966
Posted By Lorri.V.
I make and sell sarcastically affectionate cards...

I make and sell sarcastically affectionate cards at two farmers markets during the season and a couple of Winter markets. When I started out selling my cards I was selling 117, 250, 380 for the...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 05-22-2020, 10:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,407
Posted By Lorri.V.
I have bought a few items from Aliexpress and it...

I have bought a few items from Aliexpress and it is a crap shoot. It takes a long time to get most stuff and some of it has no Q & A applied. If you buy from a company in the US you will get only...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-27-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,196
Posted By Lorri.V.
I actually loved the look of the new colours,...

I actually loved the look of the new colours, maybe be stuck at home that my tastes have changed, lol. Nothing much else hit me though.<br><br>Lorri
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-14-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,457
Posted By Lorri.V.
<div>I am cutting up to 100 times a day and I am...

<div>I am cutting up to 100 times a day and I am meticulous with my cutter. &nbsp;It is a love/hate relationship with my big cutter. &nbsp;My TH guillotine small one is now all wonky again. &nbsp;So...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 02-14-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 467
Posted By Lorri.V.
<div>I have enough of the brushes that I can use...

<div>I have enough of the brushes that I can use a different one for each colour family. &nbsp;I am still not thrilled with even these brushes. &nbsp;I am pretty sure it is my heavy handed...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 02-12-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,402
Posted By Lorri.V.
NEW SIZZIX BIG SHOT SWITCH

<div>I have decided I am worth the new machine with all the cards I make and sell at the farmers markets. &nbsp;This machine will end the "crank" hand that hurts this old woman.</div><br><div>Anyone...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 01-30-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 300
Posted By Lorri.V.
<div>Depending on what you are using them for be...

<div>Depending on what you are using them for be careful. &nbsp;I made some great little wallets and purses one Christmas for gift cards and those magnets took off the info on those gift cards....
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-27-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By Lorri.V.
extremely poor sales this year...oh well more...

extremely poor sales this year...oh well more money in my pocket. I only search for paper to use as my backgrounds.

Lorri
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-27-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,939
Posted By Lorri.V.
Okay crazy card lady here. I made and sell...

Okay crazy card lady here. I made and sell sarcastically affectionate cards at two farmers markets. 2,500!! I sit down and cut up a piece of 12 x 12 for my backgrounds, which I always layer on...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-24-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By Lorri.V.
I am more excited for online Boxing Day sales

I am sitting here waiting to pick up the kids, who are cooking our seafood Eve dinner and thinking about spending my money on Boxing Day sales online. Not that I need anymore stuff for the craft...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-06-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 75,843
Posted By Lorri.V.
Most of those china dies are crap. I have bought...

Most of those china dies are crap. I have bought a few that are spelt wrong or don't cut well. Not worth the trouble in my opinion. And beside reputable companies will stand behind their product...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-06-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,196
Posted By Lorri.V.
This is great site for sketches for card design. ...

This is great site for sketches for card design.

http://deconstructingjen.com/the-deconstructed-sketch/

Also if you google your supplies you might get some pictures using them or even check on...
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 07-04-2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,108
Posted By Lorri.V.
New blending brushes

Hi everyone, what is your experience with the new blending brushes that Picket Fence has put out. I see a few companies are getting their own and I did try to buy some from China but of course they...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 06-02-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,344
Posted By Lorri.V.
Pretty much every card I make I use black in for...

Pretty much every card I make I use black in for the sentiment cut it out and then layer it with black cardstock. I also layer every piece of design paper on black cardstock and then layer it onto...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 05-03-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,754
Posted By Lorri.V.
Stampscapes are a whole new ballgame for...

Stampscapes are a whole new ballgame for stamping. Kevin Nagawa is so talented. I would seriously do a google search also he has all his tutorials on You tube.

Lorri
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-17-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,088
Posted By Lorri.V.
I started with Stamping Up and so of course I owe...

I started with Stamping Up and so of course I owe them my love of stamping. That being said I quickly tried out other stamps from other companies and some were great and some were just crap and...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 04-16-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,360
Posted By Lorri.V.
check and see if you have a facebook site in your...

check and see if you have a facebook site in your area that sells online. I have done that in the past up here in Canada and it worked great.

Lorri
Forum: Tool & Product Talk 03-06-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,775
Posted By Lorri.V.
I bought a bunch of the Tim Holtz brushes and...

I bought a bunch of the Tim Holtz brushes and found them to be too soft and they would go back into the holder. It was a great idea at the time but they did not work for me at all. I usually use...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 01-02-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By Lorri.V.
I just use tack it over on the backs of my bare...

I just use tack it over on the backs of my bare rubber and it does wear off and needs to be reapplied over time but, my stamps are not degrading with it. Sometimes when stamping I have a piece of...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-29-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,001
Posted By Lorri.V.
I make and sell sarcastically affectionate cards...

I make and sell sarcastically affectionate cards and sell over 2500 each market season so I don't think paper greeting cards are truly going away.

Lorri
Forum: General Stamping Talk 12-22-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,941
Posted By Lorri.V.
I just finished up the last of my winter markets...

I just finished up the last of my winter markets and have a lot of stock for the 2019 farmers market seasons. I still want to keep busy making more stock so I don't have to run out during the...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 11-30-2018, 07:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,832
Posted By Lorri.V.
so this whole business of using others work has...

so this whole business of using others work has prompted me to say that I am a card maker and my go to stamps are Art Impressions. I have their permission to use their images on the cards I make and...
Forum: General Stamping Talk 08-03-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,370
Posted By Lorri.V.
What I do now is to search Pinterest with old...

What I do now is to search Pinterest with old stamps or paper I still have on hand. Sometimes there is something that catches my eye.

Lorri
Forum: General Stamping Talk 07-18-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,713
Posted By Lorri.V.
I tried to sell those "regular" cards via Etsy,...

I tried to sell those "regular" cards via Etsy, eBay and then farmers markets. I did not so great. A few years into it I started making sarcastic cards and now I sell 2500 per season doing two...
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