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evanselli

evanselli
Date Joined: January 3, 2017
Last Online: June 11, 2018
Birthday: June 1
Country: Canada

About Me

I am a wife,mother and grandmother.WOW that makes me sound so old! But I feel very young at heart, another cliche :) I have been divorced and am now happily married to my soulmate. I have 4 girls and a boy, and he has 4 girls, and between us we have 25 grandchildren. Now there is a way to stay young! After carrying these titles for very many years I am on a new journey to find another path in my life to "find myself". I live in a rural community in Alberta, Canada. I enjoy this small town life except when I need Michaels therapy. I love having my own home and yard, love the challenge of growing vegetables and very beautiful flowers. Summers are happily spent planting, weeding and harvesting. We have apples trees (2) raspberries, strawberries, saskatoons and the beginnings of a small patch of blueberries. After a long hot day in the garden we love to enjoy something cold to drink and a cool gentle breeze. I have not been snail mailing or doing swaps for very long but the little I have done has been really awesome. I always follow through on my obligations and mail on time. one of the activities have found to step outside the box I find myself in. A nice box but it"s time to venture out.

Favorite Music

Generally speaking I enjoy just about all kinds of music, even a little heavy metal thanks to my son. I don"t care for country, jazz, blues. Some of my favourites right now are Adele, Maroon 5, Hedley, the Congos, July Talk etc. I get introduced to a lot of different music by my kids.

Favorite Books

I love reading but it is very random. A couple of my favourite books are To kill a mockingbird, grapes of wrath, gifts from the sea. I really like reading true crime, many of which are solved. I think it fulfills my need for justice.

Favorite Crafts

I am not really a movie or TV person although I enjoy both. I guess thats why crafts have always been big for me. I have done a lot of different crafts but I think I have settled around paper crafting. I never met a piece of paper or sticker I didn't love. I have loved paper as long as I can remember. I am also working on a fixer-upper doll house that one of my girls found for me and that has me delving into the world of miniatures. No surprise as I have always loved tiny things too.

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Well other stuff about me- we have two ginger cats and a mutt, all a little quirky in their own ways. I love the ocean and hope we can retire to the west coast of BC. one day. I love the colors blue and green in all their shades and hues. I love beads and sand and shells and driftwood. I truly love rainy days! They evoke such calming feeling for me but I also will step to a doorway for a good thunder storm. I love bees and dragonflies and ladybugs. Autumn days that are crisp and cool, leaves that have fallen and rained on make me happy. Don't want to go on and on but there is a little bit of me. I think I'm going to like it here :)

Ratings

CAMILES rated for WIYM: Mini flipbook - Under the sea on Jun 8, 2018
5
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Comment: Love this flip book. Great job on making it.
Response: thank you, I'm happy that you liked it. Thanks for the heart!
suntattoo rated for Pick 10 on Jun 3, 2018
5
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Comment: Oh my goodness, everything in this envelope put a smile on my face. Thanks so much for the thoughtfulness and love. I especially love the dolphin PC, and the pumpkin stamp! <3
Response: I'm so happy that you liked it, it makes my day when someone tells I put a smile on their face! thanks for the heart.
esew123 rated for May Flowers on Jun 3, 2018
5
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Comment: Pretty envelope! Thank you for all the extras.
Response: Glad you liked it! thanks for the heart.
5
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Comment: Thank you. I just returned from Seattle and that part of the continent is so beautiful.
Response: Thank you for the heart!
yvonne401 rated for WIYM ~ Let's Make A Bookmark! on May 10, 2018
5
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Comment: Thanks for the super nice bookmark and amazing extras!
Lucine rated for Green and Pink Mail ART on May 8, 2018
5
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Comment: I like the drawings on the envelope:) thank you.
camelsamba rated for April Flowers on Apr 24, 2018
5
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Comment: Wow, you've spoiled me! The envelope is a work of art, and the contents a delight. Your calla lily painting is wonderful, and the other postcards are nice as well. Those bird paperclips are so cute! Thanks for everything.
mjhaertling rated for All DECKED out APC 10s on Apr 12, 2018
5
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Comment: Sorry, I did not rate these when I received them. I don't have all of the APC deck in my album, but your blackbirds are there. I like the eerie looking book illustration you used with the raven.
Response: Thank you, ravens are one of my favourite birds and thanks so much for the heart!
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Comment: A hundred hearts for such a preeeeeeeeetty envie and filling it with all those treasures! Such a pretty KOI! Thanks you for all the time you put into it!!!! I appreciate it so much!
Response: I'm so glad that you liked it and thank you for the heart. I hope you have a lovely day :)
wolfeagle rated for March Flowers on Apr 7, 2018
5
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Comment: What a beautiful envelope! Thank you so much. I will use everything you sent.
Response: I'm really happy that you liked it and thanks for the heart :)
Tryph rated for junk journal supplies - flowers on Apr 3, 2018
5
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Comment: What a packed out packaged!!! Thanks so much for all the amazing pieces. You're generousity is awesome!
Response: thank you, I'm happy that you liked everything. I'm always more than happy to share all of my flower stash!
Zander rated for QUICK ATC Swap on Mar 22, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank You for the ATC, love the colors! And all the extras are awesome! Spring is so not here we have lots of snow still and another 15cm expected today, I am sad!
Response: glad you liked everything....I am sad too because as I write this it is snowing again. dreaming of spring, evanselli
mjhaertling rated for All DECKED out APC Queens on Mar 20, 2018
5
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Comment: I love the baby dragons, or are they dinosaurs? The pastel colors are lovely. I especially like the one that is just hatched. Thank you so much for all the extras. It was a wonderful package. :D
Response: I'm glad you liked them and yes they are dragons :) and thank you for the heart!
nightswimmer rated for WIYM: Pocket Letter - Flowers on Mar 17, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank you for the pocket letter, it's really sweet! AND thank you so much for all the beautiful paper flowers! They're amazing, I can't believe you make them yourself. It was such a treat to open this beautiful package.
Response: I am very happy that you liked everything :) I started making them a few years ago now and I can't seem to quit, and i love to share them. Thank you for the heart as well.
Anettethhjertnes rated for All DECKED out APC 9s on Mar 16, 2018
5
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Comment: You know the song " I'm in heaven"? Well that's what I am right now. I love how you use ink, how the colors come so well together. OMG the extras is so loved and usable
Response: I am so happy that you liked everything:) and thank you for all the hearts!
Anettethhjertnes rated for All DECKED out APC Kings on Mar 16, 2018
5
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Comment: Just like the jacks I love this kings and the extras
Anettethhjertnes rated for All DECKED out APC Jacks on Mar 16, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank you A million for the crazy beautiful jacks, and the extras was to die for
Traceyk rated for Rust and Blue on Mar 6, 2018
5
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Comment: I loved your envelope and all the goodies inside! I will definitely use the tuck-ins for more mail art! :)
Response: thank you very much and thank you for the heart! I'm so happy that you liked it.
5
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Comment: Oh sylvia, what a nice flipbook. Love how you made little doors with all those little envelopes behind it, really a fun idea! And all the goodies were great, will use them for sure. Thanks!
Response: i"m really glad that you liked. i love making flip books and thank you for the heart :)
jn6754 rated for Butterflies Theme Swap on Feb 28, 2018
5
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Comment: Heart! Heart! Heart! Heart! Heart! Heart! Heart! I’m keeping everything! Thank you!
Response: Thank you for the heart!! I'm so happy that you liked everything. that put a smile on my face :)

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
5.0000 99 0 0
Completed Fives Threes Ones
100 103 0 0
Type 1 Type 2 Type 3 Uncategorized
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Comments

evanselli on Jan 26, 2017:

thanks, happy to be here

MommyKnows on Jan 18, 2017:

Nice Profile! Welcome to Swap-bot!

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