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Old 07-26-2011, 03:22 PM   #3761  
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I'm sure most copic users have seen the posting that copics are going up August 1st, see Oozak for one. I went online to another source, creative play stamps. They don't seem to have the same shortage as the above mentioned site. Sure does make me wonder if this is a gimic to make us want to order now, but unavailable, and suddenly they will appear in stock after August 1st arrives. I have always had great luck with both companies. I ordered from the creative play stamps to get some extra copic refills, in case, price does go up. I, for one will be watching to see if this is true. Anyone else order before august 1st.
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I am going to have to replace my first nibs. I have been able to get the nibs replacements, but, not the nib puller tool. Have you replaced these nibs with any other tool, regular twizzers, or something. Is it an effort to remove and replace them? The nib puller is hard to find, that it isn't out of stock, when I have made my purchases. Just plain unlucky with that effort.
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Oozak.com: eCustomer Service at its BEST! is raising their prices on Copic Markers after August 1st.

You can read about it on their home page.
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When I replaced my nibs I just used my fingers. They got inky and I washed them with rubbing alcohol. It was easy... I don't think you really truly need the nib puller unless you are OCD about getting messy.
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I am going to have to replace my first nibs. I have been able to get the nibs replacements, but, not the nib puller tool. Have you replaced these nibs with any other tool, regular twizzers, or something. Is it an effort to remove and replace them? The nib puller is hard to find, that it isn't out of stock, when I have made my purchases. Just plain unlucky with that effort.
When I refill my ink I just use a pair of tweezers to carefully pull the nib out. You can clean the tweezer tips with alcohol when you're finished.
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Kind of bummed this morning, went to check on my order from carpediem and half of it is still pending darn I was hoping to be able to play with the new markers this weekend. Oh well such is life.

Margarette thanks again for all the info Glad you explained bleeding lol I never would have guessed the true meaning. I feel pretty confident with all my new info on what to look for and do or not do. I am sure I will have more questins along the way. Its wonderful to know that I can get all the answers here

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In another post, Marianne Walker suggested using either Copic tweezers or needle-nose pliers to remove the tips.
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Does anyone know the dirrerence between the black and special black on the sketch?
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Q: Whats the difference between 100 and 110?
The 100 is a true, deep blue black, the 110 is a slightly neutral gray black- it comes down to what pigments were used to make up each color. The 110 would be equivalent to a T11, if such a number existed on our color chart. The two blacks may not look different on your paper, but on some papers they do.
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For what it is worth I hardly ever use the black markers. I rather shade with grays to create a black effect with more dimension. (I normally use the C1 C3 C5 C7 C9 range).

Marianne Walker has a great post on that here
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I too have just used my fingers to replace nibs. Lucky I've only had to replace one out of all my markers in the last two years!

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That's happened to me once but once they ship you get it really fast. I now live about 2 hours from carpediem store I'm tempted to drive there and buy a few markers before the price goes up. Good luck I hope you get your markers soon. In the meantime make sure you have necessities like correct ink and paper to color on once they do arrive

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Kind of bummed this morning, went to check on my order from carpediem and half of it is still pending darn I was hoping to be able to play with the new markers this weekend. Oh well such is life.

Margarette thanks again for all the info Glad you explained bleeding lol I never would have guessed the true meaning. I feel pretty confident with all my new info on what to look for and do or not do. I am sure I will have more questins along the way. Its wonderful to know that I can get all the answers here

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I have had good luck with the other two companies mentioned aboue for responsible filled orders; they have never come back, with an unfillable order, and keep their sites updated to quantity.
Thanks gals, for the information on replacing nibs, it is so noted for your ideas.
I'm still wondering, if, according to Oozak, it's the manufacture that is raising the price, so won't all copic prices get raised, even the stock they have from last year; and all other companies
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I have had good luck with the other two companies mentioned aboue for responsible filled orders; they have never come back, with an unfillable order, and keep their sites updated to quantity.
Thanks gals, for the information on replacing nibs, it is so noted for your ideas.
I'm still wondering, if, according to Oozak, it's the manufacture that is raising the price, so won't all copic prices get raised, even the stock they have from last year; and all other companies
Yes, that is the way I understand it. Doesn't matter where you buy it... the price will go up on August 1st whether it is old stock or new stock etc...
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Ok- I finally let the peer pressure get to me. I placed an order for copics before the price increase. I ordered 4 refills and a marker from I Heart Papers... oh and the Shadows and Shading book by Marianne... and a paper pad. I just had to qualify for free shipping. Meanwhile the shipping would only have been about $5 and I added on $23 extra dolllars of things I didn't technically need just to qualify...

but I really did want the Shadows and Shading book. That is the number one thing I want to improve on with my copic coloring.
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Anyone else waiting for Oozak to post his latest shipment? I have my cart ready and waiting! I'm so pathetic...lol!
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hahahaha. I ordered 2 weeks ago
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The sad thing is I put an order in last week, but couldn't get everything I wanted.
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I have filled up my wood box I keep them in - just a few spaces left in the "greens" I so want more LOL

I am wondering about the air brush system. I'm sure there is someone on here who can tell me if it is worth it or not, and is it easy to use?
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Margarette thanks again for all the info Glad you explained bleeding lol I never would have guessed the true meaning. I feel pretty confident with all my new info on what to look for and do or not do. I am sure I will have more questins along the way. Its wonderful to know that I can get all the answers here

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I placed my order on 7/16 and I am still waiting. I heard back from CS yesterday that they have a shipment coming in tomorrow (fri 7/29) so hopefully our orders will ship and in full! I am worried that some of the ones I ordered will not be available and I won't find out until after the price goes up. I've been stalking their site and checking so I can order from another co that has stock if any of mine don't ship.
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I am wondering about the air brush system. I'm sure there is someone on here who can tell me if it is worth it or not, and is it easy to use?
I love mine!! I do use if pretty frequently so I still consider it a very good purchase. I sometimes even use it for getting a similiar look to Tim Holtz Distress Inks on borders. I found a great deal on my aircompress at Harbor Freight here:
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ooo, there is a Harbor Freight right across the street.................
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I placed an order with carpediemstore the other day - oozak didn't have everything in stock before the price hike.
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Just placed my order with Oozak .. I was checking the site evey couple of minutes to see if the new items posted yet. I ordered enough in the last couple of weeks that I shouldnt have to order anything in several years.
Oozak is awesome I love their shipping ... Carpe diem was a little disappointing my last shipment as I never got any tracking information .. and I requested to sign for the box so I was grounded to my house for a while.
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The mad dash for Copics.
I had an order at Oozak all ready to go on my wish list . Everything I wanted had come in.
I foolishly spent about 10 minutes looking at the site to see if there were any other colors I wanted. I went to check out and two of the colors that were there 10 minutes ago were now sold out.
That will teach me to dawdle
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I had an order at Oozak all ready to go on my wish list . Everything I wanted had come in.
I foolishly spent about 10 minutes looking at the site to see if there were any other colors I wanted. I went to check out and two of the colors that were there 10 minutes ago were now sold out.
That will teach me to dawdle
Oh, no! That happened to me last week and I learned my lesson. Today I had everything ready in my wish list and added it to my cart. I even had substitutes ready in case the ones I wanted weren't in. That paid off because I needed to use a few subs. I was disappointed more of the refills weren't in but I spent enough money anyway, so I guess it was just as well!
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Don't you just love it? Are we all a bit daffy or what? I ordered on Monday, and reordered today. I love Oozak almost as much as Copics. How great is that, to work with someone who actually believes in Customer Service. Enjoy the newest additions to your color chart. So many colors, so little time!
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I've been getting my Copics at Scrap-mart.com Making Memories Slice Digital Design Cutter Slice Design Cards Craft Cutters, Spellbinders. Free shipping under $50 and great prices. 3 refills are now on the way to my house.
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Placed my order for a few Sketch markers last night and added in some Opaque White, a couple empty markers, and a couple of refills. Should hold me for quite a while.
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Ugh my order says delivered but I got home and no package. My roommate is also missing. Maybe whoever took my package took her too. Or maybe she left thru the front door and took my package with her. I really hope she has my package!
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Oh, Michelle, I hope you find your package and your roommate!
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I think I know what happened. Roomate is here but no package. It was garbage day. They probably picked up the box and chucked it with the other trash. Darn it! I guess the shadows and shading book is not meant to be in my future.
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Oh Michelle that is awful!!
Did you order Copic too?
Maybe someone stole it! They would not know what was in the box. I hope some one makes things rignt for you

Maybe we can all chip in and help.
I have an extra RV11 that I didn't realize I had when I bought it. If you don't have that one I could mail it you.
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Aww that is so sweet. I am fine. I only ordered 4 copic refills and an N0 marker. I can replace that next time I get paid. I am just bummed out about the Shadows and Shading book as I wanted to read it this weekend and work on my copic coloring. Thank god I didnt order more markers... Then I would really be upset!
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Old 07-30-2011, 11:21 AM   #3795  
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Michelle this may not be what happened to your package, but do you have bushes or a hedge next to your house?

Many years ago I had a vacuum cleaner that they said was delivered, but I didn't get it or so I thought.
On Saturday when I went out to mow and trim the grass I saw something behind the hedge next to the house. Further investigation showed it was the box with my vacuum cleaner.
Look around your house to see if there is an obscured place they could have left the box
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I think I know what happened. Roomate is here but no package. It was garbage day. They probably picked up the box and chucked it with the other trash. Darn it! I guess the shadows and shading book is not meant to be in my future.
Oh, Michelle, that is terrible. Who would have picked it up and thrown it in the trash? Where would it have been left? Maybe you can call wherever they dump the trash and go look for it? Dumpster diving????? After all, it's in a box.
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Lol dumpster diving! The garbage men are very reckless and then the truck compacts everything so if they tossed it then it is done. They leave things next to the garage door in back where the parking lot is which is exactly where the trash cans are put out. There was a rain storm so I was hoping a neighbor took it in but nothing has turned up today. So sad. I have never had an issue before but such is life.
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Sorry again Michelle. Sounds like your package probably has become part of the landfill.
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Checked out your blog Michelle. I love the girly images you use. Are they all from Make It Crafty?
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Checked out your blog Michelle. I love the girly images you use. Are they all from Make It Crafty?
Thank you! I use digi and rubber stamps from several places. Make it Crafty digis or they have rubber available too from Susana's Custom Art and Card Design here in the US, my post on color combos has some free images from Sureya's open coloring book on Deviant Art, and some Miss Anya Hats Off collection by The Greeting Farm, and Tiddly Inks. I also use some Tickled Pink Stamps.
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