Date Joined: June 25, 2012
Last Online: September 8, 2019
Birthday: July 21
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ATC's- have been swapping for the past 2 years internationally on Yahoo specific groups before Swap-bot.
Love rubber stamping on my ATCs and hand made cards.. love Stampington collections, have all Alice in wonderland stamps by Tweety Jill Always love new stamping techniques and so much not a sticker slapping girl.
Card making... not a sticker girl, just love cutting up paper, stamping, collage, painting, drawing and inking. Very hooked on miniature card making, colouring with copic markers, Cretacolor colour pencils
Zentangles- only a rookie on this one! I have an A6 diary and Micron pens ever at my side and i explore new zentangle designs. Just adore the official Zentangle site and the official zentangle card it is delicious to draw on. I love putting zentangles on my cards. sometimes get brave and make coloured zentangles, but prefer black and white. Patchwork...I have been a patchworker and quilter for 27 years. These days I particularly like working with 5" charm squares. I love hand piecing and also machine piecing but have decided quilting is for the birds (will commission my backlog of quilts to a professional machine quilter! Currently hand piecing kite charm square quilt from Beth Donaldson's Charm Quilts' - a beautiful pattern shape with so much potential.
Love altered art, collages, pastels, drawing with graphite pencils and coloured pencils New to Dotees but am hooked. They are just so cute, even tho' I am not usually into cute.
There is nothing nicer than listening to classical music whilst creating any art or craft for that matter.
Also love jazz, new world, rock and roll, some pop.
Taken up piano lessons again after 40 something years and loving it.
Jane Austen classics and hooked on Bonnet dramas of a certain calibre.
Chic flicks are mindless, warm and fuzzy, and the clothes are generally gorgeous. Everyone understands shopping sprees, eating chocolate and cake! Pretty Woman- just watched and cried again recently for the umpteenth time! Brigitte Jones 1 & 2 Sex in the city series English Patient Australian movies Classics, contemporary Loathe murder, whodunnits, horror
I am a passionate Toastmaster of 6 years,and love to help people gain confidence in public speaking, love to nurture and mentor leadership opportunities in and out of our wonderful organisation
Jane Austen Bronte sisters Patrick Suskind Ian MEwan Anne Tyler Lionel Shriver- We need to talk about Kevin' David Malouf Tim Winton Genres: magical realism, period dramas including sequels, prequels to classic Austen, Bronte, Alcott
Love purples, greens, tonal shades, strong bright colours, earth tones, minimal pastels
Small overall designs on pure cottons, 5" or 6" charm squares.
still love the classic designs such as log cabin, can never get enough hexagons, not a fan of applique or cutesy.
Love anything Japanese, French or Italian. Love Hello Kitty and Kimmi doll collect swapcards in Hello Kitty, Kimmi Doll, birds, flowers, Mickey Mouse, classic cards
Love art journalling, writing in journals and blogs. Love reading blogs.
Love anything Victoriana, 1950's vintage, classic
Food: coffee, good quality chocolate, cake, love baking, Italian food, japanese, Thai food.
1950s, vintage, birds, flowers, art postcards