I love old things, in particular, buttons that have been buried beneath powder-scented hankies in my mother's trunk. Discoveries I've relished ~ old office ephemera, labels, paper tabs, French vocab cards ~ This is also my inspiration for handcrafting with vintage materials. I've traveled all over the U.S., visiting small antique shops and large ribbon stores in NYC.
In my spare time, I work the rich, organic earth in my yard. My garden is bountiful with raspberries, potatoes, tomatoes and zuchini. My favorite time of the year! We garden organically and I put up food for the cold winter months in Michigan.
I should also mention that I "am my father's daughter" ~~ I grew up behind a small grocery store in Detroit, then my dad became interested in auctions and that turned into another whole business, called "The Oddball". He bought out stationery…
- Born on January 7
- Joined June 3, 2008