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Rhonda Kesner commented on Paul Devlin's photo
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Swan Gourds Drying

"They look good. You should have some beautiful markings on these.  "
2 hours ago
Kathe Stark commented on Rhonda Kesner's photo
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Goldfinches of Summer

"Very nice Rhonda.  Great idea for the base."
3 hours ago
Rhonda Kesner commented on Rhonda Kesner's photo
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Goldfinches of Summer

"Thank you Laurie and Judy. Judy, I'm sorry KACC didn't work out for me this year. I will definitely plan on next year. "
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Judy Richie commented on Rhonda Kesner's photo
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Goldfinches of Summer

"Another beauty, Rhonda.  Your creations have been very popular at the  KACC shows.  I love the base. "
4 hours ago
Judy Richie commented on Judy Richie's photo
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The Garden

"Thanks, to all of you.  Brenda, just play.  I don't think there is any wrong way to use the alcohol dyes.  But, if you are using alcohol inks, some may be too thick and need to be diluted with denatured alcohol.  Just use…"
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laurie rothberg commented on Jason Smith's photo
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Soprano Banza

"Terrific!!"
4 hours ago
laurie rothberg commented on Rhonda Kesner's photo
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Goldfinches of Summer

"Lovely, Rhonda."
4 hours ago
laurie rothberg commented on Judy Richie's photo
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The Garden

"Absolutely breathtaking, Judy"
4 hours ago
Rhonda Kesner posted a photo

Goldfinches of Summer

Finished this one just in time for the MO show. Translucent dyes, oils, and a bit of wood burning.
5 hours ago
Brenda Jamison commented on Judy Richie's photo
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The Garden

"This is just gorgeous. I only have a few, but still don't know how to use them to their full power."
5 hours ago
June Johnson commented on Carol Fontenot's photo
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Geoffrey

"fantastic "
6 hours ago
June Johnson commented on Judy Richie's photo
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The Garden

"omg that is just too beautiful....love love love it"
6 hours ago
 

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