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Last Online: September 30, 2017
Birthday: August 15, 1960
Country: United States
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Flaked on by: jackie love (aka jellibii) Swap: Lots-O-Mail Flower Swap, Aug 8, 2012

Updated: April 2017

NOTE: Sometimes my items may go out a day or two late. I try to get them out early, but that is not always possible. I hope this is not a problem, please do not punish me for just one or two days. I will ALWAYS message/e-mail my swap partner if I am going to be late. Thanks in advance. I have a whole list of health issues that I have been dealing with for 23 years. Crafting is what keeps me going.


I like unusual items and unusual art. My all time favorite color is PURPLE, any shade or hue, and I also like Lime Green, Fushia.....but HATE, absolutely hate the color BLUE!!!!!

I enjoy receiving mail whether it be a postcard or letter, or a box of goodies. I will find a use for it in my art. Just don't like receiving those bills!!!!

I have two wonderful Grandsons that are a big part of my life. And I have two wonderful dog children: Latte' (Pappillon) is my 13 yr old girl and Java (Chihuahua) is 5 yr old girl.

I have an addictive personality and I have become addicted to swapping and love preparing my packages to send out with the hopes that my partner enjoys it. I am also addicted to eBay, love shopping there.

Favorite Numbers: 12, 15 and 66.

Favorite Scents: Vanilla and Gardenia.

Favorite Flavors: Coffee and Vanilla.

Favorite Foods: Chinese, Pizza and Desserts (I have a sweet tooth)!

Favorite Drinks: Coffee (any kind or style), Dr. Pepper.

Favorite Perfumes: White Shoulders and Poison

I love art and craft books and want to get more altered art books, art journal books and the like. Trying to build my art/craft book library.

And I live in Southern Illinois, USA

Favorite Music

easy listening, instrumental (flutes, pipes, piano, etc), reggae, top 40. Just about any kind of music is fine with me as long as I have music in my life.

Favorite Movies

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (the original movie)

Mr. Magoriums Wonder Emporium

Cats-The Broadway Show

I like true stories, comedies, love stories. But dis-like horror films (they are a waste of my time)

Favorite Television


any of the Tiny House shows


Flea Market Flip

Big Bang Theory

Two Broke Girls

Favorite Crafts

rubber stamping

paper arts (altered books, ATCs, collaging, book making, greeting cards, bookmarks)

polymer clay

bead weaving

scrap booking

I also sew, embroidery, needle felting, and crochet

And recently began making dog sculptures from recycled items.


Things I DISLIKE or would NOT like to receive:


anything Disney or Pixar

Memo pad/ sticky notes (I have more than I need)

Sport related

Chocolate (allergic to it)

Religious related

Blue, anything blue....I hate the color!

Horror themed items


Okispice rated for Put a Bird on It ATC on Sep 23, 2017
Comment: Thanks so much for the beautifully decorated envelope and all the goodies inside it. I enjoyed opening it up and seeing everything in it, especially those gorgeous stickers. I don't have any like them.
Response: Oh I am so happy that you liked the package. It is always fun to get something you've never had. Hope you can find a use for it all.
Comment: Thank you for the postcard!
Response: You are so welcome.
JazD rated for PICK LUCKY 7 #21 USA ! on Aug 2, 2017
Comment: Thank you for all the goodies
Response: You are so welcome.nhoping they give inspiration to create, enjoy and have fun.
Onibah3 rated for Earth Day Upcycle Postcard Swap on Jul 12, 2017
Comment: Ahhh Closure! I got your wonderful card!! I really like that you used all kinds of textures and applications. I feel sad that the first one went missing...boohoo, but Happy Ending though! Thank you so much for the extra effort, I appreciate it a lot.
Response: I'm so glad this one finally arrived and that you liked it. Thank you. 😊
Germanbaby77 rated for ATC 2017# 25: Leaves -USA- on Jul 8, 2017
Comment: Very clever! Love how you used the vellum quote with this!
Response: Thank you so much. Thought the quote fit the theme.
mulkey rated for Ephemera Envelope: June -USA- on Jul 7, 2017
Comment: What a lovely bunch of goodies in here! I especially liked the quotes and the dictionary pages. Thank you so much!!!!
Response: You are so very welcome. Glad you liked the package.
SpaldingMom0813 rated for Send Anything: June -USA- on Jul 7, 2017
Comment: Cannot wait to use my stuff! I love the dictionary pages. How creative and of course the butterflies are perfect!
Response: I tried to send item that matched your wish list and followed the swap. Glad you enjoyed it.
JoMama rated for Little Variety Envelope on Jul 6, 2017
Comment: This was such a fun swap! Thank you for all the goodies.
Response: I agree, this was a fun swap. You are very welcome.
Star7Lily rated for Decorative Napkin Swap on Jun 28, 2017
Comment: Thank you for the lovely napkins. I am rearing to go with trying them out now...lots of hearts
Response: Thank you!!! Glad you liked the napkins I sent.
Twishlow rated for Decorative Napkin Swap on Jun 21, 2017
Comment: Thank you for the different patterns! I look forward to finding something creative to do with them. 😊
Response: You are so very welcome. Enjoy!
bramblefae rated for 3 Things In An Envelope #4 on Jun 13, 2017
Comment: I loved everything! The chalkboard washi and the colorable washi is especially exciting! Thank you so much!
Response: You are so very welcome. I'm so glad you liked the package. These types can be so much fun to gather and send as to receive.
Comment: thank you
popcore rated for Earth Day Upcycle Postcard Swap on May 17, 2017
Comment: Thanks! the resource theme was pretty clever
Response: Thank you so much, I so enjoyed creating the PC.
Comment: Thank you. Australia is on my list of places I want to go visit.
Response: I hope you will be able to one day make it there.
Comment: Thanks. I can never see anything in these "magic eye" cards either. I even have a book of them.
Response: Darn! I was hoping the receiver(you) would be able to see it. I'm sorry.
buananoche rated for Happy Mail #1 on Apr 25, 2017
kweandee rated for ATC with a Postage Stamp on Mar 13, 2017
Comment: Gorgeous ATC, love it! Thanks for the goodies also :)
paraxparaxnoia rated for ~ Random Ass Survey! ~ on Mar 12, 2017
Comment: March 11: I still haven't received this swap and I've asked for it twice. I will rerate if you send it to me. I see you've gotten rates for this but I haven't received anything :( EDIT: March 12 I finally got your swap after rating you yesterday but for all honesty, I can't give you more than a 3. You asked if I received your swap on Feb 25. I hadn't so I asked you to resend. March 1 I asked again. March 9 you answered and said you'd send again then. March 10th I asked a 3rd time and on 11th, after I rated you a 1, I finally got your swap. So I'm sorry but I feel this is a fair rating. I shouldn't have to ask so many times for a resend.
Response: I just resent it for the third time today. Please check your email to see if it has arrived. Mar. 13 as I said in my message to you, my internet was down. I was unable to do anything due to my internet service being out. I was also sick. Due to those to things... I was totally back logged on mail as well as more important things such as getting my bills paid which I do on-line. Also..... You DID NOT ask for me to re-send UNTIL I asked why you had not rated me, Everyone else received my swap. How was I to know you had NOT received it. I initially sent my swap on time. Everyone else rated me a "5" and I do not feel it is fair for me to get a "3". I am asking you kindly to reconsider the rating since I had to first ask you why you had not rated me, then my internet was down for nearly a week, and then I was sick. So please consider changing it.
HelenG6 rated for ~ Random Ass Survey! ~ on Feb 20, 2017
Comment: Thank you for your replies.

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TC on Jan 25, 2017:


mousepoo on Oct 20, 2009:

I just started a new group, and I would like to invite you.

Art Journal Love.

CrayonMom on Aug 16, 2008:


jiveknifekiss on Aug 3, 2008:

I'm gonna be sending your dotee doll a little late, I'm sorry, I'm just very busy and I'm still working on her! Hearts: Amber

indygirl on Jul 12, 2008:

Loved the dragonfly stuffy you sent. It's so unusual and charming -just my style!! I think this is the first time I received a swap before I've sent mine out:) All the best, Indygirl

Kasasha on Jul 8, 2008:

Thanks for joining the Monsters! swap :-)

gurugurl on Sep 8, 2007:

AWESOME swap partner. I absolutely LOVE all the extras you sent me. You really went out of your way to make it a special envelope.

JadeKitsune on Aug 31, 2007:

Thank you for angeling me a journal for the journal-a-day swap. I haven't read it yet, but I wanted you to know I've received it. Thanks very much. x

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