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ilaurea

ilaurea
Date Joined: December 13, 2014
Last Online: December 2, 2020
Birthday: August 17
Country: Canada
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ATCanadaUS - ATC Swap-bot Group

About Me

Just a heads up -- I upload pix of what I'm about to send to ^^^ that Flickr account. If you don't want to see what is coming your way, best not to look, yet. :)

I'm a married, mother of one university student, daughter. I work part time in a grocery store.

I have a toy poodle, a large cat and 2 canaries.

Likes

I like my ATC's to be in Portrait mode/orientation, so that they are all stored the same way in the binder and you don't have to turn the binder sideways to see some of them. (So, the 2.5 inch is the width at the top and bottom, and the 3.5 inch is the height on either side.)

I like the ATC to have something on it besides a pencil-crayon colored drawing. Embellishments, or ribbon, or washi tape or die cuts or embossing make the ATC look fabulous. IMO.

I prefer vibrant colors over pastels.

I love rubber stamps (and acrylic ones)

Mail art and making the envelopes

Hand made envelopes

Die cuts

Embossed paper

"Ancient Alien" stuff

Calligraphy

Birds

Cats, dogs

Tarot Cards

Note cards

Used gift cards -I collect used or cashless gift cards from Starbucks, Chapters, Walmart, ETC. (You can send ones loaded with money, too, I don't mind !! :D)

Poetry - nice sayings, not religious. Quotes or song lyrics.

Doubles of ready made, light colored, ATC background paper. (Because I always make 2. One for you and one for me)

Washi tape

DisLikes

Please, no food or candy items

No point sending ephemera - I just can't use any more

And please, no religious items.

Pet Peeves

Postage costs are outrageous, especially international! (overseas)

So, I started an ATC group called- ATCanadaUS,

ATCanadaUS

Please join!

Favorite Television

Adele (best singer!)

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Y&R fan

General Hospital

and, I'm ashamed to admit it -- 90 Day Fiance and all their spin-offs

Favorite Books

Penny Vincenzi *

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Ratings

hibiscus rated for Wackadoodle Fox on Dec 2, 2020
5
rating
Comment: Yay!! I got a great wacky atc!!! This is just wonderful! I really like this series so thank you for it and this very cool atc. Loved the butterflies and papers... thank you so much for everything
CookieMomster78 rated for Wackadoodle Mouse on Nov 2, 2020
5
rating
Comment: Thank you for the ATC. I love that he's watching Tom & Jerry on TV too - The one I made is Jerry as the mouse! Great minds think alike sometimes, eh!?
user6937 rated for Wackadoodle Frog on Sep 28, 2020
5
rating
Comment: A very cute frog (I like to use Washi on my ATCs, too)! :)
Response: Glad you liked it and thanks for the rating and <3
valentina22 rated for Wackadoodle Wedding on Aug 25, 2020
5
rating
Comment: I like my wacky couple-these swaps are so much fun during such a serious time. Thanks for hosting.
Response: Glad you're enjoying these and thanks for joining. Thanks for the rating and heart, too!
valentina22 rated for Wackadoodle Butterfly on Jul 30, 2020
5
rating
Comment: Great ATC-love all of the maple leaves especially the tiny ones!
Response: Hey! Thanks for the rating and heart!
hibiscus rated for Wackadoodle Whale on Jul 7, 2020
5
rating
Comment: Love that wonderful whale!! Especially the google eye! Nice background and thank you so much for the extras .. nice flower stamps!! Such fun
Response: Happy you liked it- thanks for the rating and <3 :)
valentina22 rated for Wackadoodle Horse on Jun 12, 2020
5
rating
Comment: Thank you for the horse atc-it cracked me up. I love the mulberry paper extras and the embellishment. It helps to have a crazy fun swap during this time!
Response: Glad you liked him! Thanks for the rating and <3
valentina22 rated for Wackadoodle - Cow on May 21, 2020
5
rating
Comment: Thank your for the great cow atc. It reminds me of the children's rhyme-and the cow jumped over the moon. It was my daughter's favorite. The black background really sets off the colors!!
Response: Thanks for the rating and heart! I'm glad you liked it!
canadarosebud rated for Wackadoodle - Bird on Mar 24, 2020
5
rating
Comment: Thank you.
Response: You're welcome!
Jafferty rated for Wackadoodle -- Dog on Mar 3, 2020
5
rating
Comment: Thanks for the super cute dog ATC! Thanks also for the extras! Lots of goodness in your envelope. Happy swapping!
Response: Glad you liked it and thanks for the <3 and 5 :)
chimerix rated for Wackadoodles - Cat on Jan 16, 2020
5
rating
Comment: Thank you so much for the fun ATC! It is a really fun cat. Also thank you for the extras to craft with. Aloha
Response: Most welcome, glad you liked and thanks for the 5 <3 !
Angeljewele rated for Red on Red on Dec 20, 2019
5
rating
Comment: Thanks for such a fun card and for the wonderful goodies. Happy Swapping
Response: Glad you liked it and thank you for the rating and <3
valentina22 rated for Black on Black on Dec 1, 2019
5
rating
Comment: Thank you for the black cat atc!!!
Response: Y/W and thanks for the 5 and <3 !
hibiscus rated for Dark Blue on Dark Blue on Nov 22, 2019
5
rating
Comment: Beautiful atc! Thank you so much! The collage background was great... I have to say I loved the stamped and colored umbrellas on the envelope!!! The papers were so nice I’ll be using two of them tonight in a swap... thank you again
Response: Glad you liked it. Thanks for the rating and heart!
Jafferty rated for Orange on Orange on Oct 15, 2019
5
rating
Comment: Love the ATC and the fantastically decorated envelope!
Response: Thanks for the rating and heart. Glad you liked!
hibiscus rated for Light Blue on Light Blue on Aug 16, 2019
5
rating
Comment: Thank you for these swaps! Here it’s really hot I hope it’s a lot cooler for you... your blue card is so cool and refreshing and just lovely.. thank you for the note and the great extras I will enjoy using them. ps love the envelope!
Response: So glad you liked the ATC and extras! Thanks so much for the rating and heart!
SerenaAzureth rated for ATCO: July Sender's Choice ATC on Jul 15, 2019
5
rating
Comment: Thank you so much for the lovely bird ATC and the Halloween extras! :-D
Response: Really glad you liked it! Thanks for the rating and the heart!
Poeprincess rated for Twice As Nice on Jul 5, 2019
5
rating
Comment: Your ATC is great & I like the idea of the extras, too. I have never seen that stamp before, so I’m excited to see the images. Thank you for the goodies, too!
Response: You're welcome, I'm glad you liked it and thank you for the rating and heart
Angeljewele rated for Brown on Brown on Jun 24, 2019
5
rating
Comment: Thanks so very much for the card love the puppies. Also thanks so very much for the extras
Response: Glad you liked it. Thanks for the rating and heart!
Jafferty rated for Light Pink on Light Pink on Jun 1, 2019
5
rating
Comment: Thanks so much for the super cute ATC and thanks for the extras. I loved your mail art envelope with the Pooh colorful stamped images. Thank you!
Response: Thanks for the rating and the heart. I'm happy I was able to use those Pooh stamps! And, glad you liked everything!

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
5.0000 167 70 70
Completed Fives Threes Ones
169 175 0 0
Type 1 Type 2 Type 3 Uncategorized
4 3 162 0
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Comments

CurlyTea on Aug 17, 2017:

bjmonroe on Sep 22, 2016:

RyeRye on Jun 24, 2016:

Thanks for joining Inspiration Station!

shtrqueen on Nov 30, 2015:

Thanks so much, I received the envies for the Flat Advent Calendar Envelopes #3 swap today. I'm looking forward to opening these. I hope you have a wonderful Christmas. Happy Swapping!

AEK7300 on Jul 17, 2015:

I miss you at BLoG! It's an emptier nest without you. Fly by sometime!

miablancs on Jun 30, 2015:

doulakk on Jun 2, 2015:

Welcome to our group!
Please join one or two swaps!

click here

Zoebolt on Apr 19, 2015:

Hey There! I hope things are going well!

Easy: Profile Comment #5

Lindor1770 on Mar 20, 2015:

Hello fellow canadian!! I hear you on international postage rates-working in a post office I try so hard to help people make their mail qualify for the cheapest option-which is still 2.50 internationally! Crazy!! I hope you have a wonderful day and I hope to swap with you again one day! :)

Lindsay

anrtist on Feb 10, 2015:

APDG~ Artistic Profile Deco Group Welcome! ;-) Lots of fun swaps to choose from Or join them all! MAYBE even Host a few too ;-)
I really hope you enjoy the group!!! ;-) Blessings, cc

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