Hello Crafty sisters! :D
I am a 52 years young female, owner & entrepreneur in Kids -Entertainment. Always creative, busy with my hands making something out of nothing or scrap.
Add a whiff of Romance, Shabby Chic, Vintage, Spirituality, Buddha, Offerings, Zen, FengShui etc etc ...and that's me! My inner child never grew up :) I still love vintage childrensbooks, fairytales and vintage illustrations.
Also I love Smashbooking... junkjournals...Mixed Media, Art Journaling and of course mail! I mean everything with snail-mail, vintage postage, postage stamps,REAL washi tape, Kraftbrown paper, Vintage Ephemera, oldletters or tickets ...vintage ,shabby chic designs, etc......
My latest addicition is Filofaxing ... decorating my planners with smashbook and projectlife stuff and treating it like in Art Journaling and I love collecting Postage stamps!
Stamps with - Japan, Geisha- Maiko and Japanese culture, - Old fashioned Fairytales (no modern Disney, but retro Alice in Wonderland, Wizard of Oz Red Riding Hood ,Snowhite, Sleeping Beauty etc) - Movies (Esp Victorian Costume Drama like Gone with the Wind, Marie Antoinette and such) -Childrens Christmas
Stuff for my Filofax A5 Finsburry Raspberry or Pink Personal:
Postage Stamps (used or mint) - Childrens book illustrations and characters - Fairytales worldwide (I have a RedRidingHood obsession) - (Childrens-) Christmasstamps
WASHI TAPE/ MT Tape I love Japanese washi tape, like MT ! Especially with letters, numbers and words etc on it, but any real washi tape makes me happy!! (Please no plastic decotape)
Vintage fairy tales: RedRidingHood, Alice in Wonderland, Wizard of Oz, Vintage Disney * Drawing and designing cards * Mixed Media / Zetti / Art Journaling etc etc etc * Smashbook,making tags and Postcards / Paper art / Mail art / Snailmail * Art Journaling / Notebooks / chunky books
Colors : Natural colours (Kraft) / Mintgreen/ Oceanblue / Turquoise / Teal / Coral / vintage Pinks, Pinks and pastels
Mandala,Zendala, Zentangle drawing and colouring /Lettering, Quotes
40-50-60's Films (btw I saw every movie that won an Oscar from 1932 until 2012).
I like old fashioned Filmstars like Audrey Hepburn, Romy Schneider, Vivienne Leigh (Gone with the Wind), Doris Day etc.
Historical and Costume movies - like Marie Antoinette etc.
I only love the Disney movies upto 1970, the modern ones I don't like at all, the drawings in the earlier years were much better I think
Cute vintage flat buttons, mini enveloppes, old lace, any vintage embellishments, cute birds like parakeets, robins, lovebirds....Smashbook and Projectlife stuff and non childish seasonal stickers Pretty little memos to write quotes on
(I'm always happy if you add something small to a package or envie but please not 'tacky', baby, childish or plastic stuff)
Postage stamps - Japanese - Christmas/ Natal - Angels - Fairytales - Movies / FIlmstars - Childrenbook illustrations/characters - Geisha / Maiko
Clear or Rubber stamps - English or French poetry / poems / Quotes (not religious please) - Background stamps - Butterflies - Owls - Birds - Photograph/movie related - Old advertisements - Pin Up (related) - Movies related - Alice in Wonderland - Wizard of Oz
TAPE Any PAPER tape (no plastic childrenbright or Kawai please) - Masking Tape - Washi tape - old typewriterstyle, etc.
EPHEMERA - any! Adds, vintage receipts, old tickets, documents, nice zines, patterns etc) French texts / Jane Austen texts and such / Old poetry / old handwritten letters Very old photographs of children, couples, women, filmstars (before 1960)
If you haven't received a swap from me, please contact me. I'm a very reliable person, I always send :) The lowest rating I ever recieved is a 5
As I'm always sending the items and spending lots of effort and time on it, the package may look very interesting and it could be your package /card got lost or stolen. It has happened! Always mail me before giving up on me PLEASE!
Please write the swap name on the stuff you are sending. I am in more swaps and groups, not only on swapbot.
Thank you very much Let's swap :)
ART I like Romantic Women in art like the paintings of Bouguereau, Waterhouse and such .... Victorian style, Marie Antoinette style etc. please-please no unrecognizable 'modern' art
BOOKS I loved The Hungergames - Susanne Collins Lord of the Rings - Tolkien Pilars of the Earth - Ken Follet Clan of the Cavebear - Jean M. Auel books The Secret History - Donna Tartt Pride & Prejudice / Emma / Wuthering Heights - Jane Austen and other Historical Books - Traditional Fairytales - "pre - Disney"
FILMS Costume movies like Marie Antoinette, Gone with the Wind, Sissi, Sabrina etc. The Piano Black Swan Lord of the Rings Wizard of Oz Twilight Historical
SERIES Soprano's Homeland Dexter 24 Pilars of the Earth
CULTURAL Movies Musicals (all kinds) Cirque de Soleil/ Old Circus Theatre
MUSIC Robbie Williams Coldplay U2 Al Jarreau Kane (Dutch)
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