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Lisa Westervelt
Centereach, New York
I love music and everything crafty!
Interests: crafts, art, classical music, flute, baking cookies, knitting, scrapbooking, cats, owls, writing, teaching
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Posted Apr 3, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Whew....just under the wire, but I made it!!! I'm back blogging to share my entry for the latest Lawnscaping Challenge - Clean and Simple. (I'm determined to enter every Lawnscaping challenge of 2014! This personal challenge ensures that I will make at least one card every two weeks, no matter... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hi everyone! I'm here to share an entry I made for this week's Paper Smooches SPARKS Challenge, which is based on an inspiration photo. I have a few ideas for cards to make based on this picture - (not sure whether I'll get any others actually made or not, though.)... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hi everyone! I'm back with my entry into the latest Lawnscaping Challenge - Bling It! I was excited about this challenge because I'm great at collecting a lot of sparkly, blingy things, but I'm not always great about actually using them! For instance, I love the recent fascination with sequins... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Good evening! This is just a quick post to enter a card into the current Paper Smooches SPARKS Challenge - Anything Goes. Last week I colored these owl images with my new Spectrum Noir markers, so I decided to use them for this card. This is a fairly simple card... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hey everyone, I'm back again, this time to share an entry I made for the current Paper Smooches SPARKS Challenge - Anything Goes. This challenge is awesome because you can submit anything you want using at least one Paper Smooches stamp. I'm barely getting my entry in under the wire,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hi there, I'm back with a second entry to Lawnscaping's Dust 'em off challenge! For this card, I dusted off my unused Critters in the Dog Park stamp set and my slightly used Belinda's Borders stamp set. I made a *mostly* one-layer card again, using the masking technique again to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Happy Saturday, everyone! I'm about to spend the better part of today getting my lecture recital proposal ready to submit for my DMA degree, but first I wanted to share a card that I made for the current Lawnscaping Challenge which involves "dusting off" some supplies we've had sitting around... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hi everyone! I'm back for my 100th blog post to post my entry into this week's Lawnscaping Challenge - Dots and Hearts. I'm keeping up with my goal of entering every Lawnscaping Challenge for 2014 - barely as the deadline is in a half hour - but it counts! I'm... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Greetings!! I have a goal this year to enter every single Lawnscaping Challenge! So far, I'm 2/2 - yay! This challenge is a bit different than normal - we've been requested to make a card inspired by any of the Lawnscaping Design Team members. Part of the reason I've waited... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Happy (belated) New Year, everybody! Welcome to my first blog post of 2014! What better way to get a belated start to blogging in the new year than a post featuring a belated birthday card?! Despite my best intentions, I never seem to get my birthday cards made in time... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2014 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hello everyone and welcome to my part of the Lawnscaping 2013 Winter Blog Hop! I am so excited to be participating - this is my second blog hop with Lawnscaping and the first one I did was so much fun! I loved seeing everyone's cards and visiting so many new... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Lawn Fawn is holding their annual challenge to have our cards featured both at their booth at the next CHA convention and also in their next catalogue! I've decided to enter this thank you card, which I think features their stamps quite nicely :) Wish me luck! SUPPLIES: Lawn Fawn... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Good evening, my friends! I was finally able to sit down and make a card for the current Lawnscaping Challenge, which closes in just over an hour! This time around we were challenged to make the sentiment the focus of our card. I absolutely LOVE the card that I came... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hieveryone! I'm finally back to share another card with you all! After a very busy start to November, I finally had the weekend free to craft, so I decided to enter the current Paper Smooches Sparks Challenge, to make a card featuring stripes. I wasn't really feeling this inspiration photo,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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I really didn't think I was going to find the time to enter this week's Lawnscaping challenge to make a Pnterest inspired project, but at 10:00 tonight I said, "what the heck" and typed "fall leaves" into the search box on Pinterest. Up popped this adorable photo of a black... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hello, friends! Today I have a wonderful project to share with you, although the circumstances in which the project came about are heartbreaking. My good friend, Morgann, and I bonded instantly this past summer partially over the fact that both of out cats were named Samson! Our friendship is really... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Good morning, friends! This morning I'd like to share a cute Halloween card that I put together last night. What's great about this card is that I took something that started out as a mistake and created something wonderful with it! If you've been following my last few posts, you... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Well, I'm back AGAIN to share ANOTHER entry for the Lawnscaping Patterned Paper Craze Challenge! Why not, huh? I sat back down at my craft desk after dinner and whipped out a super fast card using even more of those pumpkin scraps leftover from last year. Even the sentiment was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hello again! I'm back again to share with you all my second entry to the current Lawnscaping Challenge, Pattern Paper Craze! As with the last card, I dug through my Lawn Fawn scraps and found a ton of pumpkins, a couple of stamped but uncolored turkeys, and a speech bubble... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Good afternoon, friends! I'm back to show you all my first entry into the latest Lawnscaping Challenge to use patterned paper on your project. I absolutely LOVE patterned paper and use it all the time on my cards, so this challenge was right up my alley. I actually decided to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hi everyone! I'm back to share with you my entry for the latest Paper Smooches SPARKS Challenge, and this week the challenge was to use lace on our project. Well, I didn't have any physical lace to use on my project, so I didn't actually use lace. Instead, I used... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Hi everyone, I hope you're enjoying what is left of the weekend - can you believe it's about to be October already?? Yikes! I've got a really big concert next Saturday and I'm actually really glad it's nearly here. (For thoise of you who are new to my blog, I'm... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too
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Good afternoon; Guten Tag! I'm back to share another card with you all, this time one that I made for this week's Paper Smooches SPARKS Picture Perfect Challenge. Here is the inspiration photo we were given: Now, I was also inspired by this card made by Alice Wertz. I love... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2013 at Lisa Crafts Too