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« on: November 12, 2007 08:07:14 PM »

I bought a frame and a bird decoration thing, mainly because they were beautiful not because I thought I'd use them  Wink But the thing is they are made of transparency paper (the clear plastic stuff; not vellum.) How the heck do I adhere the things?? I am worried glue will show through.

you can see the bird I bought here:
http://www.mymindseye.com/bohemia/sunkissed.asp

thanks for the help!
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« Reply #1 on: November 14, 2007 07:48:19 AM »

clear mounting tags, regular double-sided tape, or glue dots ought to adhere it pretty well.
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« Reply #2 on: November 15, 2007 09:53:11 AM »

thank-you for the help!!!
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« Reply #3 on: December 18, 2007 07:34:13 AM »

Hi.  If you have a Hobby Lobby or Michaels near you, or maybe even a Walmart I think, you can buy a roll of glue tape stuff that is specifically for transparencies nowadays.  I haven't gotten around to buying some, but since I use transparencies all the time I intend to get some and try it out.  I also use mini Glue Dots on my transparencies if there is a dark area that I can hide the glue dot behind so it can't be seen.  Also some people use staples if they can be incorporated into the project/page.

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« Reply #4 on: January 21, 2008 05:51:08 AM »

I use brads, eyelets and stitching to adhear transperancies..
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