I have been going to garage sales and antique shows since I was very young. I come from a family who appreciates the old things in life and have always felt like I was born in the wrong time. I love the hunt whether it is at estate sales or the thrift store. I love a good deal, and most importantly, I LOVE passing on a good deal.
I have recently started broadening my horizons by creating my own objects from vintage materials. I never have considered myself a crafty person. Can't paint, Can't work a potter's wheel, and truly, can't draw a straight line, even with a ruler. So when I started attending "junk shows" and thought... I think I can do that. I opened up a whole new world for myself. Now I can't shut it off. I am looking for patterns that I like in shower curtains and dishtowels for goodness sakes! I am starting to see everything in the world as it's own piece of art. It is a...
- Born on January 5
- Joined August 4, 2010