Swap-bot Time: May 14, 2021 7:52 pm


Date Joined: February 16, 2011
Last Online: May 14, 2021
Birthday: April 5, 1942
Country: United States

About Me


Hello everyone, I am so blessed to have so many friends on Swap Bot. That I want to do something special for those members who have supported me through the years. As you can see I have hosted a lot of swaps, so I've decided once I reach 300 HOSTED swaps, I will be sending out a surprise to one of my many friends. So if you are a member of any of my groups, please help me reach that 300 mark, WHO KNOWS, YOU may be the Winner of a very nice gift.



To all the Members who have supported my different swaps I want to Thank you. For with out you there would be No Swap Bot. If anyone wishes to host a swap in any of my groups, please let me know, all help is very much appreciated.

I have just been diagnosis with Macular Degeneration, so seeing is a bit uncertain as of today. I am under a doctors care and have a procedure done every 4 weeks. At times it is difficult to sew, be on the computer , to paint or write. But I'm one who never says never.. So keep me in your prayers.

I am an Artist , mother and grandmother. My loves are Quilting,Postcards, most needlework, watercolor, drawing, Journaling, making Cards , letter writing.. I love all colors. My New go to is Pointillism/stippling. and SASHIKO>

2 Corgi mixes /Corky & Flynn my 2 fur babies

I live in Waynesboro, Virginia, along the Blue ridge Mountains. I can see Skyline Drive from my House, so beautiful. I now live with my Twin sister, you may know her.- bearnbabs.

I am widowed recently, but have a great family base.

Have 2 grown daughters and 2 wonderful son-in-laws. We have been blessed with 1 granddaughter and 2 grandsons And a new Great grandson.

. My favorite time of year is all the seasons. Each season has something special that I like. My favorite flower is a Daisy.

Unforgetable Movies / MUSIC

The Notebook, An American in Paris, Around the world in 80 days, Indiana Jones Movies, Under the Tuscan Sun, Nights in Rodanthe, and James Bond Movies

Grew up with Music at home. My Dad sang and my mother played the piano. So I like Big Band, 40's, soft jazz,Cajun. classical guitar, R &B. I really like mosty music. I don't care for Rap.

Unforgettable Books and TV

The Bible, The Notebook, The Good Earth, Harry potter, house of Sand and Fog, Da Vinci Code, and to many more to list............. right now I'm into Mysteries. Rober B Parker,Lee Child,Stuart Wood, David Baldacci, Jodi Picoult, jonathan Kellerman, Elin Hilderbrand, Clive Cussler, Sandra brown,Erik Larson,James patterson, Dee Anne Gist, & John Grisham just a few of the writers I read.

,,CSI, Blueblood, and PBS, Sherlock, Mid Sommer Murders, Shetland, The Crown,Miss Fishers Murder Mysteries


Letter writing - - Journals - - Pointillism

old maps - handmade papers - Owls - Corgi's - -

Flowers - handmade items -Irish Breakfast tea, English Breakfast Tea, Chocolate

  • Quilting - Watercolor - Zen tangles - Haiku -

Anything English/Scottish - OLD Fountain Pens-

Stationary- Tags - Black & WhitePostcards, used postage stamps silk ribbon embroidery (ribbon) - 5" cotton squares fat quarters - quilting thread - 7" zipper - wool thread -


Ribbon------pins---erasers---foam items---paint---crochet cotton---crochet needles---beads---

Favorite Crafts

Silk Ribbon embroidery------watercolor painting---Journals---card making------needle felting------Postcards--- letter writing---Zentangles---needle tatting------most paper crafts - Haiku Poems Pocket letters - Pen Pals


I always send my swaps out on time or before the due date. And I always Rate my partners as soon as I receive their swap. If there should be a problem, I would hope my partners would contact me so that any miss information can be resolved. I will take care of any problems that might arise. I take a lot of Pride, sending out my swaps and always add extras, making it special for my partners. I hope you will enjoy my creations and I want to Thank You for the Rating.



Shary Lopez (sharylove)

Gabrielle Juliet Taylor ( Vintage Dreams)

If the swappers should send me the swaps owed me, I will remove them from my Flakers list.

MY Angles

My Angel List

Thank you for who you are....................

Mshuta............................ wokeupmissing........................ 1 Scrapper........... perkl8r............... snowqueen1426............. wolfeagel..................... Kittylover.................... mollysuzannedonahue............... HannahsMommy07................... Julierachelliz........................
Artstamper ............................

I'm a Founder /Co-Founder

Aum's all american mail art

Inspire me

Bookworms & Pen Pals



International Letter Box

Fountain Pen Enthusiasts


Comment: Thanks for the handdrawn notecard and the uplifting thought. It was so inspiring.
bearnbabs rated for NEW Collaboration Postcard #1 on May 14, 2021
Comment: Love the Flapper. You know how I loveto draw them. Here;s a bouquet of hearts just for you. Thanks sis bearnbabs
Response: so happy you like the flapper. Thanks for the heart rating.
Comment: Happy 100th to your mother! Loved the card! -k
Response: Thank you for the greeting and I'm happy you liked the card. Thank you also for the Heart rating.
bearnbabs rated for SMSUSA: 4-Week Penpal Swap on May 13, 2021
Comment: What a wonderful pkg I recd in the post today. A bundle of wonderful stationary, Which is really hard to find here in my little town. Thank you so very much for your generosity. I am sending you a huge bouquet of hearts
Response: Your are very welcome, was happy bto share some of my vintage papers. Thank you for all the hearts.
wombatlady rated for HMPC: Bird love - May on May 12, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the great card! Charley Harper has such a distinct style and you really ran with it.
Response: Love Charley Harper Art, happy you like my take. It was fun doing it for you. Thank you for the heart.
ShireSeamstress rated for ABC's of Books # 6 on May 11, 2021
Comment: Loved the postcard with the moon over the mountain😊 Will check out the books you listed. I actually read The Prayer Box a few weeks ago. I really enjoyed it. It was a recommendation from a pen pal and fellow swap-botter
Response: Happy you like my Post Card and the Books. Looking forward to more fun swaps. Thank you for the Heart rating.
AmookIslandCreations rated for Art Lab #3 on May 10, 2021
Comment: Thanks so much for hosting this swap! I love the birdie you drew! I have trouble with drawing realistic looking birds! Yours is going up on my inspiration board. Stay safe and healthy! Hugs from Alaska, Sherry
Response: I'm happy you liked my little Bird, I loved drawing it for you. Thank you for the heart rating.
bearnbabs rated for ABC's of Books # 6 on May 4, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the list of books. I don't think I've read any of them. So I'll have to check them out. A fun swap and a way to get some new reading material. Enjoy your day. bearnbabs
Response: You are welcome. So many books to read, hope you find one to enjoy. Thanks for the Heart.
Burger1girl rated for Swaps - A Note for Fun on May 1, 2021
Comment: I enjoyed reading this beautiful card you sent me!! It's gorgeous!. I'm actually meeting with a fellow swapper, we are going to stay in historic Savannah! I can't wait. Of course we will shop all the crafts stores!! I can't wait to meet her in person!! Thank you again, esp the bookmarker.
Response: You are very welcome, happy you liked what I sent. Thank you also for the wonderful rating. Happy Shopping!
Lablauri57 rated for Swaps - A Note for Fun on Apr 29, 2021
Comment: I loved the card. Just spent all morning on the yard . I want to get it all done so I can spend the summer enjoying it! It’s all in my letter to you!
Response: Thank you for liking my card and the Heart rating. Looking forward to reading your letter.
mjanssen1015 rated for April Pen Pal Letters on Apr 28, 2021
Comment: Thank you for the wonderful letter and goodies!
Response: You are very welcome. Looking forward to sharing more letters with you. See you at the post Box soon.\Sending you a bouquet of Hearts.
bearnbabs rated for AAAMA ~ FAIRIES! on Apr 27, 2021
Comment: What a cute fairy, love the look on her face.And your quote is so true. Thank you for the rating and heart. Have a wonderful Spring day/bearnbabs
Response: A fun project, happy you like her. Thank you for the Heart rating.
LavenderSprinkles rated for Jump into Spring on Apr 27, 2021
Comment: Thank you this reminded me of my bunnies! I really enjoy your handmade cards! Have a great week!
Response: Glad you like my cards, love sharing. Thank you for the Heart.
Artistic rated for MM&M-Share you latest mystery on Apr 26, 2021
Comment: Well, I ordered the first three books in the series after reading your note! I'm really looking forward to this series,
Response: I hopr you'll enjoy the Books I did. Thanks for the Heart.
bearnbabs rated for a Novel Book mark on Apr 24, 2021
Comment: Love the book mark.and the extra book PC's . I will definitely use them all.Thanks for sharing your talents. bearnbabs
Response: Glkad you like my work, its fun to share. Thank you for your rating.
bearnbabs rated for Hello Mr. Book Worm! on Apr 24, 2021
Comment: Love the book PC.the quote and book list and definitly the handmade PC. Loved how you finished it off Thank you for sharing. bearnbabs
Response: . I love sharing my Art work, knowing it will put a smile on ones face. Happy you liked the art work and goodies. Thank you for the heart.
Comment: Such a fun swap! Thank you for all the goodies but especially for your gorgeous artwork!! So jealous of your own violets - beautiful!! ❤️❤️
Response: I'm happy you enjoyed my Violets, from my yard & the art work. Appreciate the Heart Rating, thank you.
Kraftylady777 rated for the ART LAB #2 on Apr 22, 2021
Comment: Wow! Just wow! I love the ladybug. It is so gorgeous and I will treasure it! Thank you so much!
Response: Happy you like my Art work, for I do like to share. Thank you for the Heart rating, it is very much appreciated. Stay safe and have a great day.
TexyDeb rated for CS: how I got my swapbot name on Apr 22, 2021
Comment: WOW! If this postcard moves me what would the real painting do. THANK YOU!
Response: Thrilled you liked the Post Card. Thank you for the Heart rating. Stay safe.
Comment: Thanks for this great one to work on and send home! Now what to add???? Lol. Thanks too for the extras. They will be put to good use in future swaps! Stay safe and healthy! Hugs from Alaska, Sherry
Response: Happy you like the card. Thank you for the Heart, it is appreciated.

Rating Overview

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DinkySparkle on May 10, 2021:

Thank you for the lovely postage stamp Wish RAK! You are so thoughtful!

debtea2 on Apr 25, 2021:

Thank you for the lovely handmade postcard Your so sweet.

isabellasnow on Apr 19, 2021:

Thanks so much for granting my April AATW wish!

user6937 on Apr 14, 2021:

Rec'd the PH WTA - March cards, thanks :)

phillaine on Apr 13, 2021:

for the adorable handmade kitty postcard! It was so sweet of you to think of me for my birthday. ♥

xninolax on Apr 7, 2021:

What a wonderful surprise in my mailbox! Thank you ever so much for the adorable purple hand drawn cat postcard for my birthday via WIYM group. I love it! Super thoughtful of you. I am very grateful <3

Swan on Apr 6, 2021:

Thank you for the lovely handdrawn ladybug postcard you sent for my birthday (WIYM group)!

Star7Lily on Apr 6, 2021:

HAPPIEST OF BIRTHDAYS dear Pam, Hester, may you enjoy many hugs and warm wishes, love Jane xx

isabellasnow on Apr 6, 2021:

Many thanks for the sweet vintage postcards you sent from my April AATW wishlist--I love them!

AnnaM on Apr 5, 2021:

Happy Birthday Pam! I hope you have a lovely day today! With affection, Anna

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