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Topic: Don't know what to do with all the waste paper?  (Read 10707 times)
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jennique
« Reply #40 on: April 23, 2010 12:55:26 PM »

I tried this today! Soo cute by the way. The thumbs came off already but the rest seem stuck on good. I had the best results when I let the paper and base coat dry completely before applying the top coat. I also used text from those flyers you get in your newspaper, and I think that the paper is a little thicker than normal newsprint so next time I am going to try plain newspaper with hopefully better results..

I am assuming that people may be having trouble for 2 reasons: too much basecoat or too thick paper.

I think that tissue paper might be a really cool alternative for this as well if you wanted some fun colour and texture! I am going to try that next. Thanks for the post it was great Cheesy
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fancycrafter
« Reply #41 on: April 24, 2010 03:39:54 PM »

That looks awesome! I'm trying it right now. I'm picking out words I like and using those. Wink Thanks for the lovely idea. Cool
What I just found is that it does take a little while to dry, so you do have to be a bit patient and wait before putting on the top coat. I had to push it down on my nail for a couple of min. to get it to stay and then wait a little bit after that for it to be completely dry.
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mrogers1
« Reply #42 on: April 26, 2010 08:52:38 AM »

WOW! How did you ever come up with this idea? I'm definitely trying this!
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Maggie Smiley
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cronopita
« Reply #43 on: April 27, 2010 03:35:38 PM »

This rocks big time!
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barbanel
« Reply #44 on: January 10, 2011 01:19:26 AM »

this looks so fun!!!! im gonna try this now.
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