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kmenday
« on: July 25, 2007 08:50:18 PM »

Someone sent me this craft project and I love it.  But I have never worked with foam at all.  I think I have seen it at the local craft store but I'm wondering how you cut it?  Do you have to have a special tool?  Thanks for any advice.
http://www.createyourcrafts.com/Projects/projects/angelornament.htm
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« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2007 10:20:14 AM »

It is one of the easiest things to work with.  Just use regular paper type scissors.  If you have those scissors with the fancy edges, those work great as well. 
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« Reply #2 on: July 31, 2007 03:26:20 AM »

i have never actually done any thing with this foam. it looks like so much fun! here in Australia we have packets which have HEAPS of different pieces and shapes.. i just never know what to make.

Goodluck - BTW i love the idea about using the fancy shape scissors. make sure you post lots of photos!! Wink
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« Reply #3 on: July 31, 2007 02:31:41 PM »

As marypoppins said, you can cut it with regular scissors. It cuts super easy and super clean.
Plus you can hot glue it and it doesn't melt!
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