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Date Joined: June 23, 2014
Last Online: January 25, 2018
Birthday: July 15, 1987
Country: United States
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About Me

August 2017- hey guys .. So baby Boy is due November 11th.. Yayyy his name is Kevin Jay Gates. We're so excited!! I will appriciate any baby boy items.

To my swap partners- SwapBot is Life! so if you dont get a swap from me, please message me before rating so i can resolve any postal errors. I always rate my swaps so if i havent rated you yet, then i probably forgot to press the button, dont be afraid to give me a hollar if anything seems amiss. I have 2 seperate post offices I can drop mail off at, one processes in Baltimore Md and the other in Philidelphia Pa so dont be alarmed if the postage is stamped a day or two after send date.. I promise I always send on time, and if i dont I will always communicate.

My name is Kayla and I was born On july 15 1987 in a small town in North Carolina. I currently reside in Maryland, right next to the Delaware and Pennsylvania border. I work in Newark De right next to the University of Delaware. I am engaged to a wonderful man, His name is Kevin and we will be celebrating 8 years in August 2017. We have a Dachshund named Dixie, she is our family fur baby and loves all of us as much as we love her. She has brought so much joy to our family, not a day has went by without a smile or laugh since the second we brought her home.

Big time favorites- Alice in wonderland, Zombie anything, Frogs. Also obsessed with Atcs and Zines.

My most cherished memory is that of My late Father. He loved the Carolina Panthers, Nature, Red Birds, Dreamcatchers, and most of all my brother and I. I always love getting things that remind me of him. Dreamcatchers were a special thing between my dad and I so thats always a hit with me.

DISLIKES- Liquorice, raspberry, Christian ephemera.

Favorite Crafts

Im a huge crafter.

I currently enjoy Atcs and Zines at the moment, So getting either of those with any swap is wonderful to me.

My very favorite atc themes are Any Zombie theme. Alice in wonderland, Harry Potter, Frogs, Hand Drawn, Watercolors and Dream Catchers.

Other favorites are- Rainbows, Flowers, animals, birds, bookpage, bows, camera, disney princesses. Coffee, Sayings, vintage, people, feather, nature, aliens, Space, robots. Colorful, Stamped, ribbon, Music sheet Zentangle

I am new to Zines. I haven't built a collection yet, so I don't really know what genres I like. Right now I know I will like anything Punk, alternative, goth, artsy or risky.

Other Arts and Crafts I enjoy are- My wreck it Journal and Smashbook Photography, Art Journaling, Diy crafts, Mixed Media Painting, Sculpting, Making Dream Catchers and coloring. Pretty much if its crafty I love it.

Things I can always use.

Atc Backing and Backgrounds, Tiny ephemera for atcs. Doilies, Bookpages, Foreign bookpages, Handmade embellishments, Lace, buttons, little findings... pretty much anything lol

Favorite Books

Favorite Genres would be, Action Romance, Horror, Thriller, Suspense and Fantasy. My favorite books are the Harry Potter series by Jk Rowling and Desperation by Stephen King. my favorite writer is also Stephen King.

Alice in wonderland

To all Crafters!!! If you don't own a book called WRECK THIS JOURNAL by Keri Smith, then you need to get one right now!!!! it is amazing!!!!!

Favorite Television

Tv shows I love are. Walking Dead (#1), Game of Thrones, Weeds and sometimes True Blood and Vampire Diaries. My movies would be of course All of the Harry Potters. Alice in wonderland. Star Wars!! Natural born Killers, Boondock Saints. and anything with Johnny Depp or Bruce Wills. I love the Devils Rejects and House of 1000 corpses. I also like most of George A Romeros zombie flicks.

I love alice in wonderland.

Man do I love the zombies... Walking dead is my SHOW!!!!

Other Likes/wish list


Journaling cards, floral Washi tape atc supples, clear acrylic stamps, Diecuts, Little Dover sticker book.

Random things I like and like to do.

I love handmade stuff! Especially customized to the things I like.

Pretty much, If its unique or off beat I will love it.

Small Makeup bags.

Trying new foreign snacks, sweet or salty. .

I love Frogs and Tigers.


Alice in wonderland

wheat pennies..

ninja turtles...

Scull and Crossbones...

strawberry shortcake...

rainbow bright...

Sugar Sculls....

anything to do with rainbows because I love color..

I collect the Sew on Buttons and pin back buttons

rubber stamps..


Buddhist or pagan religions.

anything turned zombie, ex hello kitty zombie, zombie cupcake, ectect..

Wishlist Is Short- Cameos, Brooches, Sharpie Pen, White Gel pen.

For my hubby,


Kevin Gates. We were engaged Christmas of 2014. I can tell you he loves me as much as I love him, so he would love getting anything you have made for us. example Kevin and Kayla stuff.

Born In Hawaii on the island of Oahu. When he was 2 he moved to oxford Pennsylvania around farms and rolling hills and Amish country. He would love any Ephemera, or trinkets from those places. Also license plates.

Handmade items in the style of anything he likes. Maybe something with the way he likes to write his name - KVNG8S

He really appreciates art. If you go through this list and draw him some cool art, He would love that. He tends to like the strange art, gloomy. Sometimes freaky. Punk goth style art. Shock factor stuff. He has no filter, Nothing will offend him, Im telling you....Nothing. You could decorate with a dirty magazine and he would be thrilled lol. so yea. No holds barred on this art... Have fun drawing.. Naked ladies eating brains lmao Idk you get the picture... Let me stop lol

He plays Acoustic Guitar, Drums and Bass Guitar very well! He is a genius with any stringed instrument.He plays piano semi well and trying to learn more. He has been practicing on his Harmonica and wants to learn Banjo.

His music likes are - Punk Rock (his Favorite)

And he does like pretty much everything else.

Colors- Black and red.

Animal- He LOVES Squirrels.

His wishes, likes and faves.

His favorite author is Chuck Palhniuk, also Hunter S Thompson so if you have any books or even book cover images.

He loves to read anything informational. also reads science, history and conspiracy related. He loves random facts, maps, geography, globes.

Sheet music for any of the instruments he plays. Instructional booklets for instruments(any instrument)

He wishes for harmonica Instructions.

Guitar pics, guitar Ephemera.

Strange Weird or punk rock type Pins ( pin back ones) also sew or iron on patches,

Peanut Gallery characters especially Charlie Brown. Ninja turtles. Classic Cartoons and any memorabilia from 1984-1999. Punk Art. Vintage Nudes- Postcards and such. Sculls, Radioactive and Toxic symbols. Vintage Punk. (He Loves NUDES, lol.) Pin ups.

Arts and Crafts- He loves to draw, He does a lot of cartoon like characters.

He also secretly likes to sew so, patches or any manly or punk type fabrics like, Burlap, plaids, pinstripes, khaki sculls and things like that. Cool fabric scraps for his patches on jeans and shirts.Or any fabric that has anything to do with his likes. A thick hand sewing needle for tough fabrics like jeans and his backpack would be cool.

He also makes little voodoo dolls out of wire and hemp thread. He always uses up my jewelry wire lol.

He loves RubOns for his paper crafts.

He likes to have lots of survival gear. He has what he calls his "GO BAG" It has all kinds of little things in it for surviving. Has a flint tool to start fires, first aid kits, things like that. Tools, rope... you know survival stuff. Go search survival stuff on google and youll see what I mean lol.

He really likes to customize his backpack, it's black so anything for that would be cool. Just any punky DIY craft stuff, spikes, the square metal studs, zippers, Giant safety pins etc.

His Most Favoritest movies are STAR WARS. THE BIG LEBOWSKI and Hitch Hikers guide to the galaxy.

Other favorites are-Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. The Great Gatsby, Inception, The Anarchists cookbook, Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind, Kids, Pirates of the Caribbean. A Clock Work Orange Movie ephemera from A Hitch Hikers Guide would be awesome. Handmade or cuts or whatever.

He also loves the Walking Dead. He likes informational documentaries, animal stuff and discovery channel type stuff. He loves Zoe Deschanel! , Leonardo Dicaprio, Bill Murray, Woody Harrelson.

He loves cookies and Chocolate. No yogurt flavored treats, he cannot have uncooked dairy like milk or yogurt. He is fine with most candy.


Hijinkz rated for INT-Dream Themed Atcs on Sep 8, 2017
Response: Working on a resend.
MyRetroSoul rated for Fish ATC on May 20, 2017
Comment: Hey! The re send came today. Thank you, I love it! And thank for the extras too.
witchelm rated for Civics Lesson Zine on Apr 27, 2017
Comment: Thanks for the great zine.
makestuff rated for Atc Challenge #9 on Apr 27, 2017
Comment: Thank you for the super cute white rabbit ATC!!! He is adorable!
kaypendragon rated for ATC - Alice in Wonderland on Apr 26, 2017
Comment: Beautiful! Thanks!
Response: Glad you like it!
clorinspats rated for ROYGBIV Minizine on Apr 19, 2017
Comment: Thank you for the awesome zine!
slckad rated for WIYM: Beginner's Zine Swap on Apr 6, 2017
Comment: Thank you for the great zines!
sal410cat rated for ROYGBIV Minizine on Apr 5, 2017
Comment: Thank you!
Sazza rated for ROYGBIV Minizine on Apr 4, 2017
Comment: Hahaha, your ROYGBIV zine made me laugh and smile. I loved your creativity with it; lots of fun! Thank you for sharing it. :D
AZmom875 rated for Cat ATC #6 on Apr 4, 2017
Comment: Super cute!
Comment: Love the saying. Thanks so much for the really cute ATC. Thanks too for the extras.
keahirada rated for Fill My Stocking - February on Apr 2, 2017
Comment: Super package! Thanks for the eyeliner and extras. Sorry for the mixup.
Response: thank you!
Kraftylady777 rated for 20 MIN Zine Challenge on Mar 30, 2017
Comment: Thank you so much
kaypendragon rated for Atc Challenge #8 on Mar 25, 2017
Comment: Lovely art!
turtles27 rated for Farm Animal ATC on Mar 24, 2017
Comment: Such a cute ATC. Thanks so much!
RETIREDARTGAL rated for Sender's Choice Minizine on Mar 20, 2017
Comment: Thanks...I still own Pink Floyd's LP record of Dark Side of the Moon!
Comment: thank you
AmookIslandCreations rated for SWL ~ USA Rainbow ATC on Mar 18, 2017
Comment: Thanks for this very cute ATC! I love the card too! Is all your snow gone yet? Hugs from Alaska, Sherry
yokel rated for Mason Jar ATC on Mar 17, 2017
Comment: Thank you.
Arabella rated for ATC 2017 #10: Anything Goes -USA- on Mar 15, 2017
Comment: Cute atc, Kayla, thank you for sending!

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CurlyTea on Jul 25, 2017:

And now I am a bit late... Happy Belated Birthday!

CurlyTea on Jun 20, 2017:

lol, Sorry jumped the gun. I will get you next month.

CurlyTea on Jun 20, 2017:

btbeth on Feb 21, 2017:

What a fun envie I got from you today! Thank you so much for the Mystery RAK. Hugs!

rngstgstll on Jan 24, 2017:


Welcome to ZMACS! Ready to sink your brains into some mail art?

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ihni on Oct 27, 2016:

Thank you for the link you left on my profile! It was currently out of stock, but I'm gonna bookmark it and keep checking it. Thank you, though, that was so thoughtful of you! I hope you're having a nice day. :)

OrigamiGrace on Oct 6, 2016:


From CPG!

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