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Last Online: March 8, 2021
Birthday: April 6
Country: United States
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About Me

Updated 12/6/20


My post office is scrutinizing envelopes and anything that is even barely over 1/4" thick, they are sending to me with around $4 postage due.

So, double check those envelopes if you are sending to me, please.

Update 8/23/20:

I had a day last week where I got 5 postage due envelopes on the same day. I had to have them returned to sender, I couldn't afford to pay nearly $20 in postage. They told me that all of them were envelopes that were over 1/4"thick - therefore charged at the package price. I'm sorry if you get one returned to you, I knew it would be way cheaper for everyone if they were returned and repackaged. Again, I apologize if I upset anyone. I hope you'll understand my situation.

I rate every swap as it comes in. If you think I should have received from you and I haven't rated, please let me know. If I chose not to rate for some reason, I will contact you about the reason.

I have sent late exactly once in my years here. I tried to do an additional send for that one 3, but it was not to be had. I usually send quite early. If you haven't received from me, please, please let me know. I'll do everything in my power to make it right.

I love to eat and love to craft!

I am totally not a girly-girl! I live in Jeans and T-shirts.

I live in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. I am 40ish years old and work in costuming in the theatre.

I recycle or "up-cycle" EVERYTHING! I see new uses and projects in so-called trash. Including packaging! I can't throw away a bubble envie that has only been used once!

I do mostly fabric crafts and collage. Sometimes I use all fabric so that I don't loose the hand of the fabric for ATC.

I can't draw unless you want stick figures; I can do a mean stick figure. :)

Things I Love

I love handmade.

I love Teesha Moore inspired padded patches!! I have been making and trading, so let me know if you'd like to do a swap.

I have been doing lots of ATC's. Love creating those little pieces of art!

Right now I am doing a lot of JAMS, but I am slowing down a bit with work getting busy.

I love dragons, dragons, dragons, gargoyles, fairies, mermaids, octopi, Celtic art, Mythological creatures, old school "oops" style pinup girls, Alice in Wonderland, and did I mention dragons. :)

I collect artist made earrings and necklaces. I love original works that I can wear around.

I especially like any candy or snack or food things that are special to an area (example: chilie candy=New Mexico). I LOVE to try really different snacks.

I love dark colors (black, purple, maroon, blue, etc). I am not a pastel girl unless it is like pink mixed with a funky black motif. I'm not a big fan of pink or muddy greens.

I collect tiaras, Hum-Vees (H1 only), interesting necklaces and earrings, 1976 drummer boy Quarters (Bicentennial)

I don't like scented things (like soap, lotion, potpouri, etc). Nor do I wear makeup.

I am not the biggest fan of things overly "cutesie" (big eye dolls and kids, etc). Disney is not my favorite, but I'm easy going.

Favorite Movies

Action pics, Comedies, James Bond, Hellboy, Serenity, A Christmas Story

Favorite Television

Psych, Dirty Jobs, How It's Made, Firefly, Eureka, Scooby Doo, Bones, Futurama, Warehouse 13, Supernatural, Murder She Wrote, historical dramas

Favorite Crafts

I have really gotten into ATC's lately. Really having fun with that.

I do a lot of sewing, general crafts, found object sculpture, Doll recons

I make a lot of jewelry.

I cook a lot. But I do not bake much - can't have the stuff around the house!

Favorite Books

Anything by Tom Robbins, The Three Musketeers series, Alice in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass

Favorite Music

Heavy Metal, Classic Rock, Classical, Scissor Sisters, Nina Simone, Jazz

Things I'm looking for

Right now I am looking for the following things for projects I have brewing.

Please message if you'd like to set up a private swap!

Bicentennial Quarters (USA 1976 quarters) - with the drummer boy on the back side,

I also collect non-cutsie dragons. I have a love of mythical creatures.

I love fun earrings (pierced).

I have a collection of vintage jewelry with light blue rhinestones and always love to add to it.

I collect cloisonne jewelry.

I am collecting Teesha Moore inspired padded patches.

Right now I am also collecting specific ATCs and ATCoins in the following themes:

  • Dragons (non cutesie)
  • The Emerald City
  • Mythical Beasts (non cutsie)
  • Mermaids and Fairies (non cutsie)
  • Celtic Knot work
  • Octopus
  • Unusual Alice in Wonderland images (not disney related)

Flakers :(

Flaked on by @yvonnie for the CS: Face mask swap 5 stay safe EVERY BODY swap - she was the coordinator, flaked on me and then deleted her account.


olenaspicer rated for AAA: SC Coin USA/CAN on Mar 7, 2021
Comment: Thank you very much for this swap (rec'd yesterday). Love the sun/moon theme, of course, as well as the mermaid print note paper :):) Thank you also for the extra ATC sized papers. Love all the circles in your coin.
lsmahutchin rated for Alphabet ATC - I on Mar 7, 2021
Comment: Thanks!!!
Comment: Thanks for the unicorn starter! I sure did love unicorns back in the 80's! Happy Day!
Comment: WoW! I adore this ATC- thanks so much!
Lward643 rated for Alphabet ATC - J on Mar 5, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the ATC! I love the ribbon detail and sequin. Thank you too for the tea - I am looking forward to trying it!
Comment: Hi Hannah Thank you I will open it on Christmas day Spicemom
Comment: Thank you :) I am going to save it for my actual birthday! If I can ;)
tampatha rated for SHOW US YOUR rubber STAMPS! (2) on Mar 1, 2021
Comment: Thanks for the adorable ATC! Love the dragons!
MamaD rated for Jams: Sea Turtle Starter Set on Mar 1, 2021
Comment: Cute turtles! Will get working on them asap! Thanks so much!!
derakisu rated for COLOR Me Happy ATC #2 (Green) on Mar 1, 2021
Comment: What a cute and very green and adorable little frog ! Thank you for this ATC. The extra backgrounds are gorgeous as always. I'm always super impressed when you send some my way.
user6937 rated for ACTS: a Mermaid on Feb 28, 2021
Comment: I love your little mermaid, thank you!
CatAroo rated for WIYM: Clear the Stash ATC on Feb 28, 2021
Comment: Thank you so much! I loved the ATCs, both the two you made and the one you shared. I shall treasure them!
Poeprincess rated for AAA: SC USA/CAN #311849 on Feb 27, 2021
Comment: How clever & how beautiful! Thank you so much for creating it for me. Thanks, too, for the tea. Love HTC—drank it all the time when we were in Hawaii.
tcornell rated for CPG APC Hearts Swap #1 - Global on Feb 27, 2021
Comment: Thank you!
Comment: Thanks for the cute piece! :)
Shuttlebug rated for AATC's: Something that flies ATC on Feb 26, 2021
Comment: Thanks for the cute ATC and all the extras! Hope you're doing well.
Comment: Lovely little heart!! Thank you!!
CookieMomster78 rated for Corrugated ATC on Feb 26, 2021
Comment: Mahalo!
Comment: The ATC coin is so cool. The little critter on it looks like it's about to get up to no good. :-)
Comment: Thank you for the pretty patch. I love the metallic thread and color scheme.The tiny beads!!! Mahalo

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shirleyinCA on Mar 6, 2021:

Many thanks for those 6 different Hawaiian teas for the CPG Tag! I am thrilled and they will be perfect for the Easter basket!

CajunLady on Feb 27, 2021:

Thank you for sending the postcard to Tera!!!

kiddomerriweather on Feb 26, 2021:

Thank you for the zebra print TM patch from the "I wish tag" in the Crazy About Teesha group. The beading is an extra special touch. =D

DRMOM on Feb 21, 2021:

💜💜Thank you so much for the RAK Birthday card. Very thoughtful of you and truly lifted my spirits. - Zoe @drmom

wombatlady on Feb 20, 2021:

Thank you for the ATC RAK!

FeltPrincess on Feb 13, 2021:

So glad you like the necklace!

wombatlady on Feb 13, 2021:

Thank you for the lovely peacock ATC and the tea!

Kellpepper on Feb 9, 2021:

Thank you for the amazing ATC! I love bunnies and this will be the perfect addition to my spring junk journal.

Rosa1 on Feb 5, 2021:

Yay!! :)

Poohtat on Feb 5, 2021:

Thank you for the pop up card for the Jan RAKS USA Only. Very cute

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