Date Joined: December 5, 2008
Last Online: February 2, 2009
Birthday: December 2, 1971
Country: United States
My Oh I want it bad list...... also known as misc goodies Im jonesing for BIG ITEM LIST Bodhi Seed Mala Art Supply Store Gift Certificates see links below Funky Toe Socks Knit Simple Magazine Subscription Handspun or speciality yarns or fibers. A membership to a tea of the month club. ( My faves are , White, Oolong, and Greens) Nice Blank Journals for art journaling/sketching., Micron pens Homemade Aprons suitable for doing my art in WHILE still looking cute. :-)
Handmade items are my fave things to wear, so if you knit or crochet Id love something like a nice scarf, cloche hat, or something to wear. For those seamstresses out there, I love bags and can always use cute, eclectic ones to transport my knitting items, or school books. My sewing skills are only so so. :-) If you make any kind of speciality jewelry I'd love a statement piece! A personal piece of art suitable to frame
I love Art! I am an artist and am attending Mary Baldwin College to pursue my degree in Painting. My minor is in Art education so I eventually have plans to teach art. Knitting. I love to knit although Im only so- so. On the needles now, Im attempting a pair of socks and a Nacho Libre Ski Mask for my brother. I have a profile at an online crafting website so you can see a little about me and some of my more crafty ventures ( my paintings are not posted there however- just crafts. I read like a maniac and am in a book club that meets once a month. My style is very eclectic, funk, kitsch.
I like alt rock, or Indie music folk, etc.. Bands like Spoon, Dethcab, Dashboard Confessional, Coldplay, or artisits like Amos Lee, Ray LeMontange, Gavin Degraw, Imogen Heap. The Garden State Soundtrack.
Art Instruction books especially those on Drawing, or Painting in Acrylics or Oils. Newer Knitting Books & Mags. Especially ones from the UK. Historical Fiction genre Brave New World Dystopian type books. Historical fiction is my biggest genre.
Kath and Kim, The Office, Big Band Theory, Real World, VH1 Reality Shows ( OK I admit it! lol) Dexter, Battle Star Galactica, 30 Rock, Without a Trace.
Stickers, FB's, Slams, etc.
Itchy scratchy Wool,
Bath and Body Works types of products ( the scents are too strong for me) Anything with MSG or Artificial Sweetners, White Chocolate
The Woodcut Artist's Handbook: Techniques And Tools for Relief Printmaking :: George A. Walker
Anatomy for the Artist :: Sarah Simblet, Sarah Simblet, John Davis
The 19th Wife :: David Ebershoff
Masterful Color: Vibrant Colored Pencil Paintings Layer by Layer :: Arlene Steinberg
Threads: The Reincarnation of Anne Boleyn :: Nell Gavin
Intaglio: Acrylic-Resist Etching, Collagraphy, Engraving, Drypoint, Mezzotint :: Robert Adam, Robert Adam, Carol Robertson, Carol Robertson
The Printmaking Bible: The Complete Guide to Materials and Techniques :: Ann d'Arcy Hughes, Hebe Vernon-Morris
Continuous Cables: An Exploration of Knitted Cabled Knots, Rings, Swirls, and Curlicues :: Melissa Leapman
Magic with Markers for Paper, Fabric, Wood, Metal, Plastic & Clay :: Sherrill Kahn
The Host :: Stephenie Meyer
Art Supplies: utrecht.com , Danielsmith.com , cheapjoes.com , www.jerrysartarama.com , www.pearlpaint.com , Books: www.amazon.com Knitting Goods: www.knitpicks.com Shoes: Zappos.com
Small items wishlist: Funky Earrings, large, dangling, statement makers. :-) Hand embroidered items I can wear like kerchiefs, headbands, wristlets, etc. Attn: West Coast Swappers I looove Abba Zabba candy Bars which they dont sell here on the East Coast. They are White taffy and filled w/ Peanut Butter. The come in a yellow and black checkerboard wrapper that looks like a NYC taxicab. These are my fave candy in the whole wide world. Funky socks, and Funky Toe Socks Individually Wrapped Tea Bags(not lipton) Cute Embroidery Patterns Unique Buttons Fine Art decorative papers (like for bookbinding, etc) Cute magnets for the Fridge Vintage Knitting Needles Decorative Bookmarks Old Game Pieces for my Art Would love a penpal who would like to send mail to each other only in decorated envelopes.
Scratchy wool makes me break out. Cigarette Smoke Molds and Mildews like in old books (sneeze, sneeze) lol