Swap-bot Time: February 4, 2023 9:05 pm


Date Joined: October 23, 2008
Last Online: February 4, 2023
Birthday: April 23, 1979
Country: Germany
My historical arts and crafts
My Etsy favorites
Instagram for my stuffed animals
My crafting Instagram
My strange haikus

About Me

LANGUAGES: Finnish, English, clear and simple (like typed etc) German + Swedish + Japanese (hiragana) (I have also studied Scottish Gaelic, Greek and Klingon but I have forgotten most things I learned 20 years ago)

Finnish living in Germany, Pagan, goth, geek, re-enactor, snail-mail fanatic :)

New to YouTubing, I might be talking about it bit too much, haha.

RATS (I had 2), Snakes, Basset hounds, Spiders, wolfs, Dragons

tea, candles, swords, daggers, wooden battleships , books, postcards, letterpapers,

Wicca, Asatru, Shinto, Paganism

WoW, Phasmophobia, Munchkin, Carcassonne, Magic the gathering, WoD, Secret world, rolegames, Legends of Andor, Evolution

Yarn-o-holic, naalbinding, embroidering, costuming, medieval/viking crafts, silk embroidery floss,

Neil Gaiman, Harry Potter, Mercedes Lackey, Agatha Christie, Kate Mosse, Kate Morton, Maria Lang, Anne Rice, Sookie Stackhouse-saga, Ellis Peters, R.E.Feist, Ben Aaronovich etc

Random things I love about ATC

pearl/opal glitter, round corners, metal, glow-in-the-dark, 'smudged' edges, foreign writing (meaning not English/Finnish/Swedish/German), alchemy/mystic symbols, Japanese/ Korean/ Chinese/ Greek/ Arabian writing, Halloween/ Gothic images, History in any forms possible etc

Favorite Crafts

  • Naalbinding
  • embroidering
  • Cross-stitch
  • German brick stitch
  • historical costuming
  • cardmaking
  • Decos
  • ATCs
  • Soapmaking

I collect...

  • Inks for fountain pens
  • beads made from natural materials (glass, stone, clay etc)
  • Dice (esp. d6, D10 and D20)
  • Small decorated (palm sized) dip cups/side dishes/soy sauce dish
  • Pretty teacups+saucers and pots
  • Antique cutlery
  • Antique glass (ie. bottles, tumblers, inkwells, beads etc)

Fav postcards

  • Architectural details
  • carvings (in buildings+furnitures)
  • Nightscenes
  • plushanimals (but no teddies)
  • Food and drinks (without recipe)
  • Anime/cartoon
  • Fantasy
  • Vintage
  • items in museums
  • Vintage nudes
  • watercolor paintings
  • Anything non-touristic
  • art from your local, not that known artists


  • Decorated chopstitcks
  • Witchy things
  • Old black+white photographs (esp. portraits from 1840-1900) Sturdy and good quality, modern re-prints are cool too
  • Lace and ribbons (even 5cm pieces are useful for me)
  • Tea (green and white preferred, check out my allergies please)
  • (old) Sewing accessories (ie. Old thimbles, embroidery scissors, needle cases etc)
  • Alphabet/letter and words stickers/embellishments
  • Anything Viking/Middle Age/Victorian
  • wax melts (esp. berry, chocolate, mango and mint)
  • Japanese things like Totoro and Monokuro Boo, Samurais and Geishas (generally I don't like much Kawaii)
  • Geeky things, like items made from dice or chipboards or anything to do with World of Warcraft, Terraria, Guildwars, Elder Scrolls and Secret World etc
  • Vintage Nudes
  • Nightmare before Christmas + Jack Skellington
  • Old maps
  • silk and velvet
  • transparent/vellum stickers
  • White Chocolate
  • Strawberry
  • ATC and craft stuff, esp the dark/Gothic


  • cute pictures of Babies
  • Normal Valentine's day stuff like pink hearts etc
  • Diddl
  • Most flowers (unless they are realistic/photos)
  • Puppies and kitties (unless it's Basset Hound or Wiener)
  • Cherries
  • Cruelty
  • Pushy believers (no matter which religion)
  • Leaky calligraphy pens x)
  • Yellow and orange and Pink
  • Coffee
  • 70's patterns/design
  • Most Anime characters (excluding Totoro, Soot spites, Les Bijoux, Fruits Basket and Paradise Kiss)


Unfortunately I am higly allergic to following things: incense, cherry, nuts, cellery, mustard, hairy animals (please, try to keep your pets away my swaps), fish, Coconut, cigarette smoke


mdrogge rated for Haiku poem ATC on Feb 4, 2023
Comment: Thanks!
Comment: Thank you for the letter… it was lovely to read. Phasmophobia sounds like a really fun game! Thanks also for the cute ATC and your funny haiku. I love them!
Rayeyey rated for Mail a fold n seal (postalette) #12 on Feb 1, 2023
Comment: Thanks for your cute envelopes and letters :D Have a nice day!!
Bramble rated for ATC int #27 - sender's choise on Jan 27, 2023
Comment: I love the cozy card and all the extras, thanks so much.
PapermailandMORE rated for Ugly PC Swap #66 on Jan 27, 2023
Comment: Thanks for your "ugly" postcard! I like it - though (-:
Comment: It is so cool that that platform exists! Thank you for sharing
AnDark rated for Alphabet ATC - P (round #2) on Jan 16, 2023
Comment: Received your pumpkin pie ATC. Thanks.
Dan rated for Haiku poem ATC on Jan 14, 2023
Comment: Thank you for the lovely Haiku ATC. It is very sweet and whimsical
SoberMermaid3 rated for Alphabet ATC - O (round #2) on Dec 31, 2022
Comment: Thank you for this awesome orange ATC! I love it! Thank you for the extras too!
Comment: Sorry for late rating , just received it ! Our postal system is in chaos as been striking since 3 days ate a time since November.
teejlc rated for Vintage/reprint christmas postcard on Dec 23, 2022
Comment: I think this might be my favorite postcard I received this season! I absolutely love the story of the Tomten. Thank you for sending and I wish you a magical Christmas!
Comment: Thank you for the PC. Merry Christmas!
vildros rated for ATC int #26 - Winter on Dec 4, 2022
Comment: Thank you very much, it was so beautiful
Comment: Thankyou for the beautiful Santa post card!
Comment: Thank you for the beautiful Christmas postcard <3 I wish you and your family a season of love, laughter, happiness and good health! x Gabi
nomadmama rated for Alphabet ATC - N (round #2) on Dec 3, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the ATC. I really loved your ghost envelope too.
Comment: Thanks 🙏 Hearts 💕
Ellmaris rated for Vintage/reprint christmas postcard on Nov 28, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the postcard and happy holiday season to you too
explore rated for ATC int #26 - Winter on Nov 28, 2022
Comment: Hello! Thank you for the cute "cold days" ATC and the cabbage ATC for Erin from Nöpö! (Is it a cabbage?) Erin loves it all the same - she is very hungry and chomp chomp chomp just finished eating it in no time 🤣. What is "found poetry"? Happy winter!
Response: here is examples of Found Poetry ATCs: https://forum.lettucecraft.com/uploads/db2588/original/2X/2/2863608077921be73b2155fbdd1b269d1fc1cbf4.jpeg and https://i.pinimg.com/originals/fc/23/9e/fc239e2e922e37ff9733ce1f0526d9cc.jpg
fighterangel rated for In Character D&D Letter Swap on Nov 26, 2022
Comment: Thank you so much for the resend! Loved the letter you sent. Thank you!!!

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thebragal on May 4, 2022:

So sorry about the death in your family.

chimerix on Jul 21, 2021:

Thank you so much for angeling the Alphabet P ATC swap for me. I am hoping to finally visit Paris next year. Aloha!

FranciscaKarsono77 on Nov 13, 2020:

Hellooo... Greetings from Australia, I'm a newbie at Swapbot!! I love papercrafts in general: from cardmaking, flatmail, flipbook, mini album, junk journal, loaded envelope, loaded bag, pocket letter, ATC, tags/bookmarks, mixed media / altered arts, memorydex, embellishments (charms, fridge magnets, rosettes/bows, pegs, pins, altered paperclips). Likes - soft & light pastel colours, blue colours, and muted colours; Vintage, rose & shabby chic, fantasy, whimsical, flowers, butterflies, birds, magical & mythical creatures, lace, ribbons & fairies. Spring is my fav time of the year. https://www.instagram.com/franciscakarsono/

yunasy on Mar 28, 2020:

Thank you so much for being my angel for the ATC International - Sender's Choice. It's very pretty! I like the little pearls on the corners

Spencerette on Jun 2, 2010:

Thanks for joining Harry Potter Fans Worldwide.

mountaingirl101 on May 19, 2010:

Welcome to the Blood Countess ATC Swap! Should be a good one!!!


lovetherain on Jul 3, 2009:

Hello, I mailed out your Fairytale postcard today.

Avalance on May 7, 2009:

<3<3<3 to you xox

NaughtyElf on Feb 7, 2009:

Thanks for joining the Character/Historical Journal swap!

NaughtyElf on Feb 4, 2009:

Thanks for joining Keepers of Avalon! Hope you have fun with us!

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