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Hello - welcome to the little world of Dear Demoiselle!

A little about me: I'm a piano teacher by profession, and in my spare time, I dance Argentine tango. As you can understand, big chunks of my life are about music. And music is all about movement. So I've been wanting to make something that stands still after it's completed...

I love making my little collages. I also love to conjure up little stories about these collages (or it could be that the collages conjure up the stories. Of this, I'm not entirely sure).

About the shop name: The phrase "dear demoiselle" is one that you'll sometimes find in old letters and books. "Demoiselle" is a French word for "young lady", and it's such a pretty word that at one point, the English people started using it, too. In English, the word means other things as well (all nice, I…

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  • Joined July 26, 2011

About

Hello - welcome to the little world of Dear Demoiselle!

A little about me: I'm a piano teacher by profession, and in my spare time, I dance Argentine tango. As you can understand, big chunks of my life are about music. And music is all about movement. So I've been wanting to make something that stands still after it's completed...

I love making my little collages. I also love to conjure up little stories about these collages (or it could be that the collages conjure up the stories. Of this, I'm not entirely sure).

About the shop name: The phrase "dear demoiselle" is one that you'll sometimes find in old letters and books. "Demoiselle" is a French word for "young lady", and it's such a pretty word that at one point, the English people started using it, too. In English, the word means other things as well (all nice, I believe), but I like the original meaning best.

My blog:

blog.deardemoiselle.com/

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