Scrapbooking

McGill Punches

I own quite a few paper punches. My latest purchase is this one: McGill Punch I bought it at an Archiver’s store during a ScrapMania night. It jammed the very first time I tried using it. I took it back up to the counter, and asked for any tips to get it working properly again. The associate tried a few different …

Scrapbooking

Defining “archival”

As I’ve gotten more and more involved in rubber stamping and modern scrapbooking, the easy use of the word “archival” has always bothered me. A long time ago (about fifteen years ago), I worked as a picture framer. One of the subjects I learned about was conservation methods of picture framing. What has stuck with me, …