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Betty Keefe
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FRIENDS My trip to Wisconsin and Minnesota has been just wonderful.  Over the weekend I went to my 60th high school class reunion from Aquinas High School in La Crosse, WI.  Stayed with a friend whom I've known since kindergarten - went thru elementary and ...
FRIENDS My trip to Wisconsin and Minnesota has been just wonderful.  Over the weekend I went to my 60th high school class reunion from Aquinas High School in La Crosse, WI.  Stayed with a friend whom I've known since kinderga...
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HOLLY The challenge at Merry Monday this week is two shades of green with a bit of red.   I stamped and embossed the HA holly with Ranger liquid platinum and used my Zig clean brush markers (mid-green, olive green and carmine) to watercolor.  I like to put ...
HOLLY The challenge at Merry Monday this week is two shades of green with a bit of red.   I stamped and embossed the HA holly with Ranger liquid platinum and used my Zig clean brush markers (mid-green, olive green...
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JUST FOR YOU Ellen Hutson's blog has a challenge to combine a Clearly Besotted stamp with one of theirs - closes tomorrow so I'm just getting in under the wire. I found the wonderful card base at Michaels - a whole package of these cards with envelopes - wi...
JUST FOR YOU Ellen Hutson's blog has a challenge to combine a Clearly Besotted stamp with one of theirs - closes tomorrow so I'm just getting in under the wire. I found the wonderful card base at Michaels - a whole packag...
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BUBBLES BACKGROUND Stamplorations has a sketch and theme challenge for August - the theme is stamps and watercolor and here is my card with the sketch. I smooshed distress inks onto the Stamplorations Bubbles stencil, spritzed with water and then laid a pie...
BUBBLES BACKGROUND Stamplorations has a sketch and theme challenge for August - the theme is stamps and watercolor and here is my card with the sketch. I smooshed distress inks onto the Stamplorations Bubbles stencil, spr...
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ANOTHER PUMPKIN SHAKER Had another play at making a shaker card with the PTI pumpkin die .  This time I made it taller by cutting off more of the sides.   I think I like this shape better. Sponged on some distress inks to shade the bottom and ground the pum...
ANOTHER PUMPKIN SHAKER Had another play at making a shaker card with the PTI pumpkin die.  This time I made it taller by cutting off more of the sides.   I think I like this shape better. Sponged on some distress inks to sh...
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JOY As I was going through challenges to possibly enter today, I found I could design one card that would fit four of them - Color Throwdown and Merry Monday for the colors, CAS(E) #135 for the sketch and HLS Christmas for "sparkle". The poinsettia, leaves ...
JOY As I was going through challenges to possibly enter today, I found I could design one card that would fit four of them - Color Throwdown and Merry Monday for the colors, CAS(E) #135 for the sketch and HLS Christmas for "s...
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POINSETTIA My new stamp set, Mondo Poinsettia , arrived today from Ellen Hutson and couldn't resist trying it out.  First thought was to watercolor - so stamped it in distress antique linen and watercolored with Zig clean brush marker in carmine, olive gree...
POINSETTIA My new stamp set, Mondo Poinsettia, arrived today from Ellen Hutson and couldn't resist trying it out.  First thought was to watercolor - so stamped it in distress antique linen and watercolored with Zig clean brus...
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AUTUMN LEAVES MAKEOVER Hero Arts is soon going to launch a makeover of their website on 1 September.  As part of the celebration they are having a "makeover" challenge.  I have never done a makeover of one of my cards and it really is kind of fun - the hard...
AUTUMN LEAVES MAKEOVER Hero Arts is soon going to launch a makeover of their website on 1 September.  As part of the celebration they are having a "makeover" challenge.  I have never done a makeover of one of my cards and i...
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BOOKMARK CARD The current challenge at Addicted to CAS is "school".  When I was still an educator, the kids loved the booksmarks I made for them for various holidays.  I first made a card like this quite a few years ago and it was someone else's idea, but c...
BOOKMARK CARD The current challenge at Addicted to CAS is "school".  When I was still an educator, the kids loved the booksmarks I made for them for various holidays.  I first made a card like this quite a few years ago and i...
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AUGUST CARD CHAIN CHALLENGE The month for Deb's CCC challenge I chose to use the colors (melon, mustard and grey) and flowers - and my card is going to our fearless leader for this challenge, Deb Nolan!! I watercolored my peony with PTI melon berry ink and ...
AUGUST CARD CHAIN CHALLENGE The month for Deb's CCC challenge I chose to use the colors (melon, mustard and grey) and flowers - and my card is going to our fearless leader for this challenge, Deb Nolan!! I watercolored my p...
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PUMPKIN SHAKER Loved all the shaker cards that Betsy Veldman created for her blog today with the new PTI dies that will be released on the 15th.  So decided to try to make a pumpkin shaker from a PTI die from several years ago.  After cutting from some oran...
PUMPKIN SHAKER Loved all the shaker cards that Betsy Veldman created for her blog today with the new PTI dies that will be released on the 15th.  So decided to try to make a pumpkin shaker from a PTI die from several years ag...
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GOLD AND VELLUM BUTTERFLY Today Karen challenged us to use gold or silver plus vellum on a card for Scramble115 in the Hero Arts discussion group.   Before the scramble started I had chosen some stamps that I would like to use if possible - so this butterfl...
GOLD AND VELLUM BUTTERFLY Today Karen challenged us to use gold or silver plus vellum on a card for Scramble115 in the Hero Arts discussion group.  Before the scramble started I had chosen some stamps that I would like to use...
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  • University of Minnesota
    Library Science
  • Viterbo University
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  • Aquinas High School
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