Transparencies what to do?

lynnsgApril 17, 2003

The office in which I work is closing, but before we are kicked out on our butts, we can take any office supplies we have use for. Well, there is a box of transparencies that I know will get thrown away if I don't take them, but I'm not sure what I can use them for. Can anyone give me any suggestions. Thanks!

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minnie_tx

Grab them and worry about it later!!
I got all sorts of stuff almost 20 years ago when an office closed. I have some red ones that I use for windows on cards. I would think someone has some good ideas for you.

This is a great chance to get a lot of good stuff. Don't forget the heavy duty staplers too haha.

    Bookmark   April 17, 2003 at 4:21PM
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Lia_SC

You can stamp on them if you use a permanent ink like Brilliance, Staz-On, or some others I can't think of right now.
Look through the posts here in this forum. I posted something about the "caught-in-crystal"
technique where you apply tissue paper and inks and glitter with Future floor finish. You can use that for a luminary or just a card or wall art.
You can also use the transparencies for making stencils if they're not too thick.
Oh, and you can always sell some on eBay! :-)

    Bookmark   April 18, 2003 at 11:22AM
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DebW

I use transparencies to make ornaments. I made a template of circles, then I print photos or graphics/words, etc. to fit inside the circle. Cut them out, roll up and slip into a clear ornament & they open. I tie them with clear fishing line so they "float" inside the ball. I've made baptism ones for the babies at church, for confirmation, etc. along with Christmas, etc.
Deb

    Bookmark   April 22, 2003 at 10:15PM
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minnie_tx

I was just looking at a site someone posted a while back and there are a couple of neat things with Acetate and maybe
tranparencies
Bring up the site and then look at the TOM (Technique of the month)

Here is a link that might be useful: Stamping Forum

    Bookmark   April 25, 2003 at 2:28PM
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