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Author Topic: Check in to tell us where you're from...  (Read 260264 times)

Offline Hannie

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #210 on: April 05, 2008, 06:45:22 AM »
Great to have you on the forum Dave, hope we'll see lots of you (postings I mean)!

Hannie
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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #211 on: April 05, 2008, 07:31:52 AM »
Hannie, we know EXACTLY what you mean.   :halo:



Welcome Dave!
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Offline Hannie

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #212 on: April 05, 2008, 08:24:48 AM »
 :-[
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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #213 on: April 05, 2008, 08:43:07 AM »
Currently, Mebane NC!!

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #214 on: April 05, 2008, 08:57:24 AM »
Welcome to the "Funny Farm", Marisa & Dave, being mad is not compulsory - but it helps! ;D

Max
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Offline Hannie

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #215 on: April 05, 2008, 09:37:29 AM »
Hi Marisa, welcome aboard!

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Offline glennab

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #216 on: April 05, 2008, 05:43:01 PM »
Boy, I miss a day on the forum (busting butt on another batch of yellow scratches) and almost miss a chance to say hi to our newbies.

Welcome Marisa and Dave.  I hope you'll be part of our ongoing conversation on the forum - we've become one huge, wonderful (if slightly dysfunctional - kidding, guys) family!

Dave, even though I've lived in Florida for 40 years, I was born in Lancaster, New Hampshire, and consider it one of the most beautiful of our states.  Mount Washington is the most fascinating place in the world.  Some of my family lives near the base of the mountain.

I'll look forward to both of you adding to the great discussions we have, especially the really deep contemplations such as cats vs. dogs!

Hugs to you both, and I'm glad you're with us.

Glenna

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Offline Tess (Tassie D)

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #217 on: April 05, 2008, 07:27:21 PM »
Hi Marisa and welcome also. Hope you have fun going crazy with the rest of us here.  :crazy:
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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #218 on: April 05, 2008, 07:41:28 PM »
Hi Marissa.  Welcome!!

I'll caution both you and Dave.  Restoring photos can become addicting!  And...it's a lot of fun, and for a great purpose and cause.

Christine

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #219 on: April 06, 2008, 12:36:11 AM »
Hi Marissa and Dave, welcome aboard :up:

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #220 on: April 06, 2008, 10:52:08 AM »
To all our wonderful newbies:

I'll add to Christine's disclaimer about addiction to the restorations.  My husband is threatening to put a hidden off-switch on my computer so I'll quit and come to bed at a decent hour.  At 10:30 as beloved heads for the sack: "Oh, come on, I'll clean just a few more scratches and I'll come to bed."  At 1am: "Holy smoke, my alarm goes off at 5:30. What was I thinking???? Well, just a few more scratches…"  At 5:30 am: "OMG what WAS I thinking?  I'll just lie here and listen to NPR for a few more minutes… SNORE!"  At 8:20am to my art department: "Hi guys, I'm running a little late.  I'll get there as soon as I clean the litter boxes."  And so it goes…

Glenna
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klassylady25

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #221 on: April 06, 2008, 12:02:50 PM »
Oh my another new name!!  Isn't it WONDERFUL!!! 

hUgS AND wElcOme
Candice

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #222 on: April 06, 2008, 12:04:21 PM »
Welcome to the assylum, Dave  :wow:   How long have you been doing pictures and what got you started?

MJ

Hello all and thanks for the welcomes!!  I have been a sideline observer for about two months, and am just learning restoration.  I have been using photoshop for about a year, and at time feel like I have never seen the software before  :mad:.

Love to see the work that this group is doing and I am looking forward to becoming involved!!

Dave

klassylady25

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #223 on: April 06, 2008, 12:12:26 PM »
Oh another one for the racks!!  Get the tools ready: scratch machine, dots, mildew, water runs.... call out........ :wow: 

Tee hee.... we've got you now!!

Welcome,
Candice

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Re: Check in to tell us where you're from...
« Reply #224 on: April 07, 2008, 08:40:30 PM »
I have been using photoshop for about a year, and at time feel like I have never seen the software before  :mad:.

Welcome Dave.  Don't worry about the software knowledge. Just ask a question and you will get lots of help. Check out some of the tutorials in some of the threads. Folks find lots of great ones from time to time. It is just taking the time to delve into them when you are in the middle of restorations.

Don't worry about the comment by Candice. They do that stuff to all of us. Somehow the photo always looks worse once you get it downloaded than it did in the gallery.

Johnboy