Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Tuesday's Tips

For today's tip we have some tips from PFOP members regarding SANDING! I have never tried it before, but now must give it a go!

First this is what Camille said:
I have recently rediscovered using sandpaper or a metal file to trim the edges of my paper when doing acrylic albums and chipboard. I love the finished look.
Secondly Kristi added:
You can also use it effectively on tins.
And third, Cindy offered:
Sandpaper can also be folded and used directly on photos to create a distress frame.

To me, this sounds like an inexpensive technique that can quickly add dimension and texture to our projects. Please add any additional tips you might like to share that will help us with sanding.

Happy Scrapping & thanks girls!!


mandbrid said...

I'm asking Santa for a metal emery board this year!!!!
Thanks for the tips!

Bigtex_in_idaho said...

I love sanding. Sandpaper and a metal file are two of my scrapbooking must haves!

Scrap*Pieces said...

For a period of time I couldn't stop sanding everything. I guess it's time to restart that habit. :)

Dee Dee said...

Oooh sanding is too hard! lol Maybe I need to try the metal file.

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