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Put the Scare into Your Halloween Cards with This Blended Ink Technique

By Card Making & Scrapbooking Contributor

Peg Rounds

From Peg’s Crafting Corner

Have some fun this Halloween and create a spooky card to send to someone who enjoys the day with you or may even have a special occasion going on that day.  These would make great invitations to your Halloween party, too!  The inked background and cut outs help to give this card a 3-d effect that will make anyone jump or even shudder.

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Free Stuff Friday Winner!

Welcome to Monday. I hope your week is off to a good start, and I know it will be for at least one of you. Congratulations to…Gail Plaskiewicz you won the Fiskars Gel Pens!

Fiskars Gel Pen Value Set includes glitter, neon, metallic, swirl and 2 Black Pens. Tip sizes vary from 0.8 to 1.0 mm. The free-flowing, acid-free ink applies to both light and dark paper easily. 48 pc.

The winning answer to “What product would you seriously stockpile if you found out they weren’t going to sell it anymore?” is…

”I don’t know. I love so many things and I can’t imagine say for instance card stock going out entirely. Okay, lets see. Seed beads although I have enough to start my own store. Card stock although I have a ton too. Twinkling H20’s. Rubber stamps. Yellow ink as yellow is my favorite color. Brads and eyelets. I don’t think I need to go on.”

Every Friday we’ll post a giveaway on Think Crafts and all you have to do is comment on the blog post answering the question of the week.  Check back on Friday for your chance to win!!

Ask the Experts – Die Cutting & Oxide Inks

By Card Making & Scrapbooking Contributor

Peg Rounds

From Peg’s Crafting Corner

     

Q:  Can I use only Sizzix dies in my Sizzix die cutting machine?

A:  No.  You can use many brands of dies in your machine.  The key to each die is the stacked plates also known as the sandwich for each die type that you use.  You can check your machines instructions for more information on the sandwich for different die types.

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Free Stuff Friday!

Happy Friday everyone! I am excited for the weekend, and I am sure you are too, but I am even more excited about this weeks prize! This week we are giving away Gel Pen Value Pack from Fiskars.

Fiskars Gel Pen Value Set includes glitter, neon, metallic, swirl and 2 Black Pens. Tip sizes vary from 0.8 to 1.0 mm. The free-flowing, acid-free ink applies to both light and dark paper easily. 48 pc.

Every Friday we’ll post a giveaway on Think Crafts and all you have to do is comment on the blog post answering the question of the week. We’ll pick the winners and contact them via email. Deadline is midnight tonight and the winner will be announced Monday. One entry per person please.

Question of the week: What product would you seriously stockpile if you found out they weren’t going to sell it anymore?

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