The Graphics Lab

Tips and Tricks

Fun Die Cut Bulletin Board Ideas

Both of these 5-6 minute videos are from the Ellison Education website: Love the way she used photos! Simplify by doing just sand & sky since we have awesome cloud die cuts! She gets WAY too involved in making the kites - I would do this bulletin board on a...

Fun recycled materials

A huge advocate of the cliché idiom "Waste not, want not", all kinds of "waste" items are saved here in the Graphics Lab! The following are available for the taking: Lots of 12" x 24" pieces of the extra 1 foot tail of laminate that comes out before your laminated...

Copy Paper Care

Copy Paper Care

There is an art to caring for the paper that goes into copy machines. Paper needs to be stored in the wrapper AND in the paper box for as long as possible.  Leaving paper sitting around unwrapped or unboxed causes it to absorb moisture very quickly - resulting in...

Laminating items wider than 25″

Laminating items wider than 25″

So you want to laminate something that is wider than the 25" laminator??  All you have to do is fold the item in half and run it through the laminator.  When you trim it right to the edges, the item will "pop apart".  Then, if you want the back side laminated, you...