• Content count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

About scrapgarden

  • Rank
    Scrapper Friend
  • Birthday 05/10/1940

Contact Methods

  • Website URL
  • ICQ

Profile Information

  • Location
    Oregon City, OR
  1. This is also a problem in PSE 15. Just installed 18, but haven't used it much yet. Was surely hoping that they had fixed this issue. l Apparently no such luck.
  2. Do you have a backup of your PSE organizer 15 catalog? If so you should be able to import it back to the 15 organizer. You can also make a backup catalog from PSE 18 organizer and possibly be able to access it from 15. Be sure and put these catalogs in their own folders. I have a folder for such things in my documents called PSE backups. I just got 18, but haven't installed it yet. Glad to know there may be a problem with older organizers catalogs being wiped out. How rude! Hope this may help.
  3. I download the png file and then go through them and pull out the images I would like to use separately, such as masks, some clusters. individual flowers I may especially like etc. I them put them in a separate category folders where I can find them without having to go through psd files to find them. If I especially like something, usually a mask, and there isn't a corresponding png I will make one to put into my mask folder.
  4. You might try Michael's or Craft Warehouse. They have some albums. I don't know about Hobby Lobby, but they might have something also. I believe they all have online ordering so you could look before going to an actual store.
  5. Just wondering -- how large is the template before you started using to it. Just looked up the file I had trouble with, it is 323 MB.
  6. I got an error like that many years ago. Problem was that my computer didn't have enough ram. Don't know if that could be your issue. Have you tried saving in tiff? That isn't as large as a PSD.
  7. Does anyone know how many is too many when it comes to having styles, (or brushes, patterns etc) installed into PSE15? I have hundreds of styles and want to have more of them available on the fly. I know they can really slow the program down, but I don't know how many that is. Also, are things accumulative, ie lots of patterns, brushes, gradients, textures, etc., also installed slowing down the program. Have been organizing my tools and have found lots of neat things to use!
  8. I use a free PC cleaner called CCleaner, have for some years. Just recently learned that it has a duplicate finder. I used it for a VERY large file by one designer. It found all the dupes, mostly pngs. I then went to the files them selves to see what to keep or delete. It worked well, if simply. I don't know what all the file extensions that it finds. Haven't used it enough. One word of caution!!!! The new version has some issues, but you can download the last version on their web site, which is what I am using. If you use ACDSee it also has a duplicate finder.
  9. A Good place to put some them is peeking out from behind your photos. Especially if you are being forced to use them
  10. Am behind as usual. Doing Linda Sattgast design class and have been busy with that. But I did get my card finished! Have a photo in mind for the next project. Off to get busy with on it. All the cards are awesome! Need to take some time to peruse and leave some love, hopefully tomorrow. Valentine Card
  11. ASO_AntiqAzure_Paper_Edges CVA_SSTools_Scripts_SupplyTracker MRE_EndPoss_Emb_HeartPersimmon SRO_ColorMyHeart_WA_Freebie STI_Hearth_Paper_Tan
  12. I did it! I finished on time. Had a great deal of trouble with my first set of pictures. Had the pictures, the template and nothing would behave. The pictures seem to have a mind of their own. So I just started over with better behaved photos. I used one element and 2 papers. Saint Ann's Chapel
  13. Fonts: AdelonAntique Medium -- text & AdineKirnberg-Script Regular -- title CVA_SSTools_Scripts_SupplyTracker DEB_AltArtEss_Red_Paper_2 This has been severely modified! Gold Communion Cross by Elisha Barnett jmadd-favoritebest-story6-temp5
  14. Got my new siggie added. Don't understand, I didn't have any problem. I have a terrible cold, maybe good karma came my way and took pity on me. Now off to find some photos and a template for sure. Brain not working too good.
  15. EBA_DogwoodDays_Emb_Bird SNU_SSEmb_FleaMarket_Clusters-Mask -- tweaked ABR_PSILoveUSS_ClusterNS Font Brush Script Std Medium