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CraftyTara

CraftyTara
Date Joined: December 10, 2020
Last Online: March 1, 2021
Birthday: September 25
Country: United States
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About Me

I'm Tara, 42 from Upstate New York. I have never done anything like this before but I think it seems pretty awesome! Very new to swapping and new to art in general too!

If what I sent wasn't enough or to your liking, I'm sorry! I will always send what's required at the very least and on time - if for some reason you don't get what I have sent or dislike for whatever reason, please don't rate me down without sending a quick note. I will always make good on anything!

Favorite Crafts

Love all things artsy and craftsy!! I'm new to a lot but love learning new things and enjoy drawing, painting, abstract, pouring, collaging, lettering, jewelry making, scrapbooking, embroidery, cross stitch, weaving, string art.... I craft with canvas, acrylics, wood, paper, glass, stickers, rub ons, washi, and plan to try resin soon. Also have a few jewelry making kits to try, a soap making kit and just got equipment to try my hand at wood burning and metal stamping! Willing and eager to learn any new crafts or hobbies (obviously lol)!

Entertainment

Movies & TV - geeky stuff, a lot of sci fi, horror ish, quirky.
Some fandoms include Doctor Who, Battlestar Galactica, Lord of the Rings/Hobbit, Star Wars, Vampire stuff (all of them- Buffy/Angel, True Blood, Vampire Diaries, Originals, so many more), Always Sunny, Letterkenny, Supernatural, Firefly, Fringe, Lost, Eureka, Golden Girls, Gilmore Girls, Dexter, House Hunters

Currently.....

Watching:
- Hallmark movies (guilty pleasure)
- Fate: The Winx Saga

Just finished:
- Rewatching Buffy & Angel
- The Sinner S3
- Cobra Kai S3

Reading:
- So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
- The Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett

Crafting:
- ATCs and HM PCs
- Alcohol ink on yupo
- Abstract paintings/fluid art
- Some snarky cross stitch patterns
- Practicing lettering and drawing

Likes

Nature in general, botanical themes. Bodies of water, oceans, lakes, rivers, etc. Stars, sun, moon, planets, etc. Love Bird themes.

Animals: woodland, aquatic, zoo, domestic and mythological. Love dinosaurs. All dogs, but especially beagles and other hounds. Snoopy and the rest of the Peanuts gang. Eeyore.

Gnomes. Christmas. Snowmen. Love books & libraries. Lots of colors, some favs include all pinks & purples, teal/turquoise, phthalo blue and cherry red. I also love pastels, b&w and vintage too though.

Enjoy supernatural/sci-fi/horror themes, but not gore or slasher, more like space, time travel, magic, vampires, demons, angels, werewolves and monsters.

Love traveling and travel related items, landscapes, landmarks, maps, postcards, ticket stubs, menus, museums, zoos. Love to cook, would love your favorite recipe. Would love any random playing cards with cool backs (not the normal plain ones)

Pop culture references, sarcasm, positive affirmations, nerdy, geeky, dorky, snarky and cheesy, all welcome. Art of any kind. Did I mention dogs? Would love some paint chips/strips if you have any!!! I also love to collect magnets from all over the world!

Honestly, I'm sure I will love anything you are kind enough to send. Feel free to but I don't need you to send any extras and I don't base my ratings or hearts on them. I love anything handmade.

Dislikes!!!!

Please don't send any of these dislikes:
-Feet (footprints are fine, dog prints are even better!!)
-Dolls
-Zettiology/Button Fairies (I DO like regular fairies)
-Politics/Religion
-ANY Food or Drink including tea. I'm sorry, nothing personal but I will throw it away. If for some reason I joined a swap that includes sending something like that, just omit it, I won't rate you down for that ever! I also won't rate you down if you didn't read down this far and send me a bag of tea, just know, that I will toss it. I guess you won't know that if you didn't read this far though LOL

Ratings

MuggleMom rated for A Happy Surprise #6 on Mar 1, 2021
5
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Comment: Aloha and thank you for the happy mail I got today! I love the doilies you sent - I literally found a big ol' bag of the exact ones you sent at the goodwill Sunday - brand new- for $1. I'm swimming in doilies now and now I can definitely start sharing the wealth. xxMuggleMom
5
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Comment: Thanks for the postcard. Your story fit it!
5
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Comment: Thank you so much for remaking and resending! I love my cards so much. I also love those rose embellishments, they are absolutely perfect for my mom’s memorial art collage that I making. Thanks for keeping in contact with me throughout the trade. My “poo” card is the cutest thing ever! ❤️💩❤️💩❤️💩❤️💩❤️💩
Response: No problem at all! I'm so glad a set finally made it to you!! 💩 You're welcome and thank you! Thanks for the ♥ too!
Carrii rated for Playing Card Swap- Series2: TENS on Mar 1, 2021
5
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Comment: Great selection, thank you!
Response: Thanks, you're welcome!
MrsJones87 rated for ☆ FULL ENVELOPE #34 ☆ on Feb 27, 2021
5
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Comment: Wow! Tara!!! This was incredible! Thank you so much for such a thoughtful selection of goodies. I’m blown away! Thank you! Xx
Response: Aw I'm so glad you enjoyed it! It was fun to put together for you. You're welcome ♥
Nparish rated for Just Randomness #1 on Feb 26, 2021
5
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Response: Thanks for the ♥
ktk8 rated for AAA: Challenge #1 Snowflakes on Feb 26, 2021
5
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Comment: Nice ATC thank you very much..... I shall make a wish..... and thanks for the extras also..... many hearts to you....
Response: You're welcome and thank you! Hope your wish comes true :)
5
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Response: Thanks!
mymerakidesk rated for Bookmark swap #2 on Feb 25, 2021
5
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Comment: Thank you SO much for the mail. I love the bookmarks. Take care 😊
Response: You're welcome, I'm glad you liked them!
5
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful ATCs! I adore the celestial theme and I’m so happy to add them to my collection! They have a very magical feel to them and I appreciate your style very much.
Response: Aw yay I'm so glad you enjoyed them! You're welcome! Thanks!
Michelleparker rated for Stuff the Mailbox #27 on Feb 23, 2021
5
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Comment: Thank you so much for all the great stuff!!!
Response: Very welcome!
Kookielove rated for Round Robin Traveling PC Swap #3 on Feb 23, 2021
5
rating
Comment: Thank you for the card! I passed it on :)
Response: Thanks, I've sent so many to you recently!
Kookielove rated for Round Robin Traveling PC Swap #4 on Feb 23, 2021
5
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Comment: Thank you, Tara! I passed it on.
Response: Great, thanks!
grammypammy rated for Round Robin Traveling PC Swap #4 on Feb 23, 2021
5
rating
Comment: Got your pretty postcard and will send on it's way next round!
Response: Thank you!
Inesrv rated for AAA: Sender's Choice on Feb 22, 2021
5
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Comment: Thank you Tara for this beautiful ATC and stickers! Love them! Have a wonderful day!
Response: You're welcome and thank you! Have a great day too!!
5
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Comment: Thanks for the goodies. Cant wait to add them to my bujo
Response: Glad you liked them! Thanks!
ladyaduial rated for Stuff the Mailbox #27 on Feb 21, 2021
5
rating
Comment: Thank you!
Response: You're welcome!
5
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Comment: Hi Tara, thank you for the lovely green ATC! Absolutely love all the little details <3 -k
Response: Happy to hear!! You're welcome <3
MissRich rated for Quirky & Kooky ATCs USA on Feb 20, 2021
5
rating
Comment: I love this little ATC so much! Thank you!
Response: You're welcome, I'm so glad!
mle rated for Easy Envelope Swap ~ USA on Feb 20, 2021
5
rating
Comment: Thanks for the papers!
Response: You're welcome!

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
5.0000 80 4 4
Completed Fives Threes Ones
70 95 0 0
Type 1 Type 2 Type 3 Uncategorized
2 30 38 0
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Comments

Poohtat on Feb 25, 2021:

Thank you for the nice assortment of goodies from your Goodies RAK in RAKs USA Only

yvonne401 on Feb 24, 2021:

Welcome to Butterfly lovers! It's great to have you here!

Blessings,

Yvonne

phillaine on Feb 22, 2021:


Thank you for the lovely Valentine card and treats you sent me for my RAK group wish list. It's so sweet of you to think of me! ♥

takehimaway on Feb 20, 2021:

LOL; it seems I left you the same exact comment last month.. Still stands.

crochetjunkie on Feb 2, 2021:

Thank you for letting me know! I’m glad it is still moving!

takehimaway on Jan 20, 2021:

Don't forget that postcards use smaller stamps..

Also, do you wanna do a private swap? I'm down for the ATC swap, just bad with deadlines.

Phish on Jan 8, 2021:

In response to the Rating question on the left ^_^ You sent me a wonderful wooden wheelbarrow postcard. It's very pretty, and yes, you did send me a T-Rex stamp which is AMAZING. <3

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