Saving Paper

Paper Conservation

A trick to saving paper I learned not long after I was introduced to die cutters is to cut elements from the background paper being used for a scrapbook page layout .   This is a great way to save paper.  If you are creating a 12 x 12 scrapbook page that will be matted on another sheet of 12 x 12 paper, that is an entire sheet of paper, that nobody will see the back…that is more than scraps.  A double scrapbook page layout…that is 2 pieces of valuable cardstock. Read more Saving Paper

Print and Cut – Matching Paper

Print and Cut Matching Paper to Print and CutOne of the biggest challenges in printing and cutting for projects is trying to match the ink colors that are being used to the rest of the paper or embellishments being used for the project.  Well it may not be as difficult as you think.  You no longer need to print and try to match the cardstock to what you have printed,with my technique you can decide what cardstock or embellishment you want for the project, then print to match. Read more Print and Cut – Matching Paper