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orode

orode
Date Joined: February 24, 2009
Last Online: October 25, 2020
Birthday: August 24, 1953
Country: United States
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About Me

I am crafty person from way back. Sewed my own doll clothes. I learned to knit in the 4th grade. I've been quilting, sewing & scrapbooking lately. I had been a sales rep for an arts & crafts, Doing that gave me quite an accumulation of books & supplies. I've Tole painted, stenciled & cross stitched. You name it, I've tried it. I'm an avid gardener. But I don't like weeding! I like flowers and herbs. My favorite flower is the pink rose!
I AM NOT A FLAKER. If you don't get my package...it got LOST. Email me asap!!!

About Me

I was born in Canada but I grew up in Columbus, OH. Went to school there [OSU], got married there, had 3 kids there and moved to Delphos in 1983. Downsized our lifestyle & love the country life. I've had a variety of jobs over the years, permanent & part time jobs; outside sales, cashier, office manager, administrative assistant & graduated in June of 2011 with my Associates in IT Networking. Retired and keeping busy with my blog and all those projects that have been waiting to get done!. I go to Yoga classes twice a week and work out with a great group of gals three times a week. I'm the treasurer of the local Art League [DAAG]. I teach Quilting 101 & Sip-Create Classes, http://delphosareaartguild.com/

Favorite Music

I like a bit of everything. Country, Pop, Jazz, Contempory & Rock.

Favorite Books

Listened to all of Harry Potter. Si-Fi. I esp like historical type of books. Biblical times, Elizabethian, Egyptian etc. Read the Hunger Games & the Girl with the Dragon Tatoo. I've read a lot of Oprah's Picks. Anything Wayne Dyer & inspiring.

Favorite Movies

Everything Star Trek, James Bond & oldies. We watch movies on tv mostly when we do. Foreign films are great! We mostly watch old movies on tv.

Favorite Crafts

Right now I'm really into scrapbooking, Knitting & Quilting. I like bright colors esp pink & lime green. Really like all shades of green. I'm not really into Christmas themes but I love Snowmen. I like Asian type fabric & prints, Amy Butler, Civil War prints & all Moda. like artsy creative kinds of things. Not so much the project as the challenge. I love to learn new techniques and apply them to what I'm working on. Just send me whatever colors you like! I'm working on knowing more about making ATC's & mini-zines.

Collections

I love Kawaii, postcards from all over, stickers, charms & kitchy stuff.

I love Halloween and the colors black, lime green & purple together. Love the "Day of the Dead" stuff. It's all so artsy looking.

I love to travel.
I collect postcards and "floatie" pens from all over.

I also have a Lady Bug Collection! Scary!

Please do not send Disney! Not a Mickey Fan. Please NO address labels as I've got Tons!

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Ratings

carol rated for HD/HP Pass and Paste #99 on Oct 2, 2020
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Comment: Thanks for the cool autumn themed envie. I wish it felt more like Fall around here--it's still over 100 in Phoenix today. Not our typical October weather.
Response: You are welcome
JuneRosebud rated for Collaboration #88 on Oct 1, 2020
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Comment: Hi Olga, Thanks for another Paris themed post card. I will be sure & send it home. Thank you for the post cards, too!!
Response: You are welcome
Aeon rated for Pass and Paste #78 on Sep 28, 2020
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Comment: Thanks for the PC and extra blank PCs. I need to get back to regular yoga. It feels good to stretch. Laughter yoga is playful silly fun, pretending things and getting folks laughing. I love the tree you drew on the envelope!
Response: LOL Love it.... Thanks for the heart πŸ’–
samsstuff rated for HD/HP Pass and Paste #98 on Sep 13, 2020
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Comment: Thank you! I love the envelope, too!
Response: Wonderful ☺️ Thanks for the heart πŸ’ž
elflady rated for SG - Skinny Card Art Collab Round 6 on Aug 27, 2020
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Comment: Thanks for sending skinnies to me . I have only room to rate you for one. When passing them on I will put your address on both so eventually you will get them back. elflady
Response: Thanks so much. Love swapping with you. Olga
Lantana149 rated for Postage Stamp Mail ARt on Aug 25, 2020
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Comment: Love the use of postage stamps on the card, so pretty! Thank you for the extra PC’s.🀠🌻
Response: So glad you liked it. My favorite use of stamps. Thanks Olga
JuneRosebud rated for Collaboration #87 on Aug 25, 2020
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Comment: Hi Olga! Thanks for the post card & other post cards, too. Will be sure to send it on....
Response: Super....thanks for the rating Olga
uiltje rated for Pass and Paste #77 on Aug 23, 2020
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Comment: Your envelope arrived yesterday, just in 4 days. Amazing! Thanks for your letter and the extra PCs. What a coincidence: my mother was born in Delft, my grandmother and -father also. Please, stay safe and healthy!
Response: So glad you liked it. A pleasure swapping with you. Thanks Olga
perkl8r rated for QNT B & W & wild print on Jul 16, 2020
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Comment: Thank you Olga!
Response: So glad you liked it 😊
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Comment: Lucky indeed! Thank you!
Response: Thanks so much ❀️
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Comment: Thank you! I like your collage technique.
Response: Thanks so much ❀️
Sylvia4647 rated for USAPC: Glue Book Page #4 on May 28, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for the special addition to my journal!
Response: Thanks so much for the rating. ❀️
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Comment: I knew when I saw the envelope that this would be a special swap. I love your art work, I would like to learn to use watercolors. Where do you go to Lake Michigan? I have been to the Dunes National Park in Indiana several times. Sorry for the late rating.
Response: Thanks for the rating. We love Western Michigan long the lake from New buffalo up to Petoskey. Thanks Olga
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Comment: Thank you.
Response: Thanks for the rating!
elflady rated for SG - Skinny Card Art Collab Round 3 on Apr 14, 2020
5
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Comment: Thanks for working on this skinny. I love what you have done with it. elflady
captkristi rated for A.I - Circles on Apr 1, 2020
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Comment: Such a cool ATC. You are really talented. Thank you!
Response: Thanks so much for the ❀️ You are very welcome 😊
Arabella rated for USAPC: Glue Book Page #3 - Green on Mar 16, 2020
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Comment: Thanks for the glue book page, Olga, it turned out beautifully!!
Response: thanks so much, the second one turned out way better.
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Comment: this is coming along great! Looking forward to working on it too. Thank you!
Response: Thanks for the heart. Really fun doing this.
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Comment: Simply elegant!
Response: Super! So glad you liked it 😊 Olga
Lisapotterylady rated for VC: Paper and Fabric Tags on Mar 8, 2020
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Comment: Excellent tags ~ you are very good at sewing!
Response: Thanks so much 😊 Olga

Rating Overview

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Comments

elflady on Apr 14, 2020:

Thank you for finishing my skinny card and posting it to me. I love it. elflady

CurlyTea on Aug 24, 2018:


Happy Birthday!

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Inspiration Station~

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Thanks for joining Inspiration Station!

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