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I’ve always had a passion for art and for creating something unique and extraordinary from common, ordinary things - painting, folding origami, card making, calligraphy, crocheting, beading, writing music…

Handmade crafts are so ingrained in my culture. But growing up, art supplies were a luxury, so I particularly like working with paper because it’s everywhere. Although a single sheet is light and delicate, when folded and folded again, can be made strong and durable.

When my mother-in-law, Betsy, was diagnosed with Frontotemporal Degeneration, I felt the need to help to bring awareness to this form of early onset dementia. Although I am not affiliated with the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration, a portion of all sales from my shop will be donated to the AFTD in Betsy's memory…

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  • Joined February 4, 2011

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DearBetsy
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About

I’ve always had a passion for art and for creating something unique and extraordinary from common, ordinary things - painting, folding origami, card making, calligraphy, crocheting, beading, writing music…

Handmade crafts are so ingrained in my culture. But growing up, art supplies were a luxury, so I particularly like working with paper because it’s everywhere. Although a single sheet is light and delicate, when folded and folded again, can be made strong and durable.

When my mother-in-law, Betsy, was diagnosed with Frontotemporal Degeneration, I felt the need to help to bring awareness to this form of early onset dementia. Although I am not affiliated with the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration, a portion of all sales from my shop will be donated to the AFTD in Betsy's memory (theaftd.org).

See custom projects, calligraphy samples, and news updates at Facebook.com/DearBetsy

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