Marianne Taylor's Profile

About

After spending years working in tedious science jobs (NERD ALERT!) my long-suppressed creative side could be contained no longer!!! I had always loved designing and creating things and so I started Meké (pronounced mee-kay) with the goal of turning my hobbies into a non-boring dream job. Next step was my Etsy store - MekeByMar!

When I am not busy creating, you might find me:
- Thinking about creating
- Hosting jewellery-making parties
- Falling asleep on my desk at my boring office day job
- Caressing fabrics in material shops (my Mum shares this affliction)
- Reading, or browsing in book shops and libraries (hey, I told you I was a nerd!)
- Visiting heritage buildings and historical places (that's right- a science AND arts nerd!)
- Collecting bright and shiny pretty things (or just s…

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  • Female
  • Born on September 8
  • Joined January 8, 2012

Favorite materials

Bright and shiny beads, pretty girly or quirky bold and bright fabrics, ribbon, paper, any cute embellishments, beads, resin, fabric, lace, buttons, tiger tail, clay

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About

After spending years working in tedious science jobs (NERD ALERT!) my long-suppressed creative side could be contained no longer!!! I had always loved designing and creating things and so I started Meké (pronounced mee-kay) with the goal of turning my hobbies into a non-boring dream job. Next step was my Etsy store - MekeByMar!

When I am not busy creating, you might find me:
- Thinking about creating
- Hosting jewellery-making parties
- Falling asleep on my desk at my boring office day job
- Caressing fabrics in material shops (my Mum shares this affliction)
- Reading, or browsing in book shops and libraries (hey, I told you I was a nerd!)
- Visiting heritage buildings and historical places (that's right- a science AND arts nerd!)
- Collecting bright and shiny pretty things (or just staring whimsically at them)
- Watching Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South or Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice
- Baking sweet treats (not so good at the everyday dinner prep though!)
- Mountain biking or Camping
- Tending to our vegie garden (OK, so this rarely actually happens, but I do occasionally stand on the back deck and think about doing it)
- "Exploring" vintage, second hand and antique shops
- Daydreaming
- Plotting to taking over the world
- Spending time at the Love Nest with my amazing husband, our dog Siska, our 3 budgies, and our numerous fishies

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