Salut ! Hi ! My name is Valérie and I am from a beautiful countryside just south of Montréal, Québec.
I have started my Etsy shop just a few months after my dearest mum - who you can see in part in her glorious early 20's on my shop's banner - passed away. The beautiful photo that my dad took of her then and that I chose as my shop's 'front window' actually inspires me greatly in branding my paper business and I often come back to this image to guide me in choosing my vintage French (and English) ephemera....it tells me tales of 1960's innocence, poetry, funky Mod fashion, British music (that she so loved) and so many other things that make me think of her when I think of my musically and artistically filled 1970's hippie childhood...
I have a training in cinematography from way back and am an artist at heart. I have…
- Joined February 6, 2011