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Hi, my name is Michele (aka MAD). I'm a Veteran Rock Chick/Artist/Antique Dealer dedicated to a life of art, music and fun!

CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT...My three cats, Christmas & Coca-Cola. CAN LIVE WITHOUT...Closed minded people, bugs & Top 40 radio stations.

I LOVE to work with FISKARS precision scissors & cutters, SPEEDBALL brayers, LOEW CORNELL brushes, SHARPIES in 'ice cream' colors, PRISMACOLOR art markers, UF glitter powder, vintage (pre-1960) paper scrap, LINECO adhesive, JACKED UP COLOR acrylics and B/W film.

What I listen to while working on projects: GO-GO's, KISS, RAMONES, SHONEN KNIFE, NIRVANA, SEX PISTOLS, MOTORHEAD, THE VENTURES, BUCKCHERRY, L7, QUEEN, JUDAS PRIEST, AC/DC, GREEN DAY, THE RAT PACK (ESPECIALLY SAMMY), STEVE LAWRENCE & EYDIE GORME, PEGGY LEE, ROBERT GOULET,…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 13
  • Joined September 8, 2008

Favorite materials

Vintage millinery trims, old velvet ribbon, mica, ULTRA FINE glitter powder, cardboard die cuts, gummed seals, vintage wrapping paper, antique lead tinsel, fifties rick rack

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About

Hi, my name is Michele (aka MAD). I'm a Veteran Rock Chick/Artist/Antique Dealer dedicated to a life of art, music and fun!

CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT...My three cats, Christmas & Coca-Cola. CAN LIVE WITHOUT...Closed minded people, bugs & Top 40 radio stations.

I LOVE to work with FISKARS precision scissors & cutters, SPEEDBALL brayers, LOEW CORNELL brushes, SHARPIES in 'ice cream' colors, PRISMACOLOR art markers, UF glitter powder, vintage (pre-1960) paper scrap, LINECO adhesive, JACKED UP COLOR acrylics and B/W film.

What I listen to while working on projects: GO-GO's, KISS, RAMONES, SHONEN KNIFE, NIRVANA, SEX PISTOLS, MOTORHEAD, THE VENTURES, BUCKCHERRY, L7, QUEEN, JUDAS PRIEST, AC/DC, GREEN DAY, THE RAT PACK (ESPECIALLY SAMMY), STEVE LAWRENCE & EYDIE GORME, PEGGY LEE, ROBERT GOULET, PATSY CLINE, cocktail lounge piano instrumentals and vintage Christmas music.

I collect antique (pre-1960) Christmas ornaments, decorations & ephemera; Pin-Up/Naughty Nudie items 50's-60's; Vintage pinback buttons and Masters of the Universe toys and accessories from the 1980's.

Some of my fave Artists/Illustrators/Photographers are: Theodore "SEUSS" Geisel, Robert Bright, Olivia De Berardinis, Bunny Yeager, Robert Mapplethorpe, Shag, Coop, Eric Stanton, Dan DeCarlo, Charles Schulz, Stan Lee, etc. (Really too many to name but you get the picture!)

What inspires me: Turn of the century holiday scrap art, mid-century architecture, 1950's American Pop Culture & advertising, tattoos (and the artists that create them), the human story, Five + Dimes (Are there any left???), laughter, "smokey"/atmospheric torch songs, Kawaii food images, nature's beauty, the number '13' and my creative friends.

Like what you see? Please follow me on Twitter: www.twitter.com/MADsLucky13, Pinterest (under MADsLucky13) and Instagram @ User ID: madslucky13.

If you're in the Cambridge, MA area, come visit me at The Cambridge Antique Market (Second Floor...Booth 213).

*BUY HANDMADE AND SUPPORT ARTISTS* *LUV 2 ALL*

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