"When the cutting mat loses its stickiness, has anyone tried the "spraying" method of restoring the mat? It is done with Krylon, such as seen in the link I have attached.
"yes, you would have black toner. This is using like you said, white card stock, a spritz of adhesive and then just laying the left over foil on top. I wanted mine to look like this, NOT complete coverage. "
"Cindy, I have used the sticky paper. You peel off and place the Foil on the sticky side which is white, then peel off the backing and place on card stock. You can then die cut,etc. I found if you peel up just a bit, start the Foil and smooth it down…"
"Cat love your cards, was wandering when you used the leftover did you say you used spray adhesive? Would like mine on white paper like yours but if I use the toner sheets the images not foiled will be black, right?"
"Did a bunch of foiling this morning. Was getting black spots. I cut a piece of heavy weight card stock in half and used both as a shim. Worked great, no more spots. Using a Mimi Minc and it took the cardstock shims, paper carries, Foil-mate and…"
"this was a fun way to use the leftover. I had some sheets of doublesided adhesive,so I cut to the size of a card and put it on a piece of cardstock. I put the leftover on top of that and rubbed. The red foil attached to the…"
"You can also just lay all the leftover foil pieces all over your Foil-Mates piece and as long as there is NO black showing, you can run that through the laminator for a multi-colored look! They can overlap and everything! So easy! AND fun! "
I don't know if I am entering correctly or not for the Foil-Mates giveaway, but I sure would love to have some of Gina's products! She is a hard-working lady as can be seen from the quality of all her store items. Her staff is great, too!!!!!!