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JanHardt

JanHardt
Date Joined: October 9, 2012
Last Online: December 5, 2022

Country: United States

About Me

I am retired, and live in an active senior community with my also retired, very spoiled dog, Wrigley. I create cards for family, friends, and the residents in my community.

I enjoy card making, mixed media art, mail art, ATCs, treasure books, junk journals, and learning new techniques. I like handmade postcards sent naked, in an envelope, or plastic sleeve, your choice.

I like bright colors and vintage, whimsy and sparkle, and especially handmade items. Some of my favorite themes are: dogs, cats, birds, nature, flowers, butterflies, mushrooms (love mushrooms), fairies, angels, gnomes, music, moon, stars, sun, clouds, baseball, (I am a major Chicago Cubs fan!), and anything else you want to create. Surprise me.

My list of dislikes is short. Please no cruelty, or anything disrespectful to anyone. No religious or political items. No spiders or other creepy crawly bugs. I don’t use a planner, or notecards, and don’t collect postcards. So, not a dislike, but if you send them I will probably pass them on.

JJJ:Let’s Make a Junk Journal

I like pockets, belly bands, tuck spots, tags, altered envelopes, and just about everything else. Vintage, shabby chic, retro, all are okay. Or, current, recycled ephemera. I like all colors, no favorites. Please no creepy crawly bug pages, no politics, or religion.

Ratings

Arabella rated for USAPC: Altered Playing Card #21 on Dec 3, 2022
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Comment: Beautiful altered card, Jan! The red music score for the background is perfect for this! Love the poinsettias - especially the 2002 stamp!! Thank you! And thank you for the Christmas extras!
Response: Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
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Comment: Love the gray cat ATC. Thanks for the extras
Response: Thanks for rating, and for the heart.
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Comment: Totally beautiful card!love Santa & trims+ extras
Response: Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
Neenarneenar rated for JJE: Stamped Ephemera Cards on Nov 30, 2022
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Comment: Amazing ephemera and extras. Thank you for an amazing package, so thoughtful.
Response: Thanks for rating, and for the heart.
roosje rated for YTPC: Embellished Glassine Bags on Nov 30, 2022
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Comment: oh how I love the glassine bags you made for me! The stitching, lace papers and labels make these truly beautiful! They will go up with my decorations, so I will enjoy them a long time.Thank you so much for a great swap and Merry Christmas!
Response: Thank you for rating, and for the heart. I’m happy you like them.
lmacdavis93 rated for USAPC: Holiday Layered Tree Tag on Nov 29, 2022
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Comment: Hi Jan and thanks for not one but two layered tree tags! Wasn't this a fun project and a good way to use up lots of scraps of Christmas paper. And you were so clever to make one of washi tape - that never occurred to me. I love how the paper tag sparked and shines! And thank you for the extra goodies as well. Wonderful swap and happy holidays to you!
Response: It was a fun project. Happy holidays to you too. I’m happy you like my tags. Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
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Comment: Great job on your page. Love the picture and the flowers, and the background paper too. Great job on the crocheted flower very pretty. Thank you it's perfect and thank you for the extras too. Take care
Response: I’m happy you like what I sent. Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
shellbee8 rated for VF: Holiday Pocket on Nov 29, 2022
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Comment: Thank you! I can’t wait to try the hot chocolate! Perfect weather for it now!
Response: Thanks for rating, and for the heart.
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Comment: So cute! Love the tag & the pocket of surprises. Thank you.
Response: Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
dmarie rated for VF: Side Layered Pocket - USA on Nov 28, 2022
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Comment: Wow!! this is so perfect...the paper you used is perfect ♥♥♥ I love the charm and ribbon as well.... thank you for making this for me and for joining the swap!!!
Response: Thank you so much for rating, hosting, and for the heart.
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Comment: I just love what you did with making a closure on the one side! Thank you so much for the tuck ins. Have a Merry Christmas!
Response: Thank you so much for rating, and for the heart.
isabellasnow rated for MFF: Bird-Themed Folio on Nov 24, 2022
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Comment: Hi Jan! Your bird folio is gorgeous. I can't believe all the work you put into this. LOVE the way you used the vintage Easter seals (and for the extras, too!) I loved the 'real' vintage pc, the hymn pages and all the adorable stampings. Truly beautiful.
Response: I’m happy you like it. I enjoyed making it for you. Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
shalvorsen rated for YTPC: Christmas dbl pocket on Nov 24, 2022
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Comment: Love this, it's so pretty and festive. Many thanks and merry Christmas 🎄
Response: Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
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Comment: Hi Jan! I always know I'm in for a treat when I find you in my mailbox ;+) Love your sweet creation--all the different papers and accents. Many thanks for another beautiful piece for my Jan collection!
Response: Thank you so much for rating, and for the heart.
DPClamavi rated for AA.HM.PC: Steampunk Themed - Nov on Nov 24, 2022
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Comment: Lovely, ty !
Response: Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
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Comment: What a beautiful card holder! I love everything about it, especially the color scheme you chose. Thank you so much for the lovely swap & goodies. ❤️💚❤️
Response: Thank you so much for rating, and for the heart. I’m happy you like it.
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Comment: Thank you so much for the cute pockets and goodies! I loved them! I'm going to use them in my new Christmas journal this afternoon! <3
Response: I’m happy you like them. Thanks for rating, and for the heart.
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Comment: Your portrait of "true beauty" is amazing! So creative!
Response: Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
dancingtiger rated for Let's dance on Nov 21, 2022
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Comment: what a great journal page. I love it. Thanks for the extras as well. I wonder if I could clarify something. There are 2 flowers on a plastic base. Do I just paste them on to a base, or are they transfers?
Response: They are stickers. You have to take the backing off. I hope that makes sense. Thank you for rating, and for the heart.
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Comment: Thanks for this beautiful postcard! We have seen just a few hummingbirds since we moved here. I have gotten a few hummingbird feeders to try to encourage them to come into our yards. Stay safe and healthy! Hugs from Alaska, Sherry
Response: Thank you so much for rating, and for the heart.

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