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By day I teach and go on adventures, by night I create.

I like making new things out of old, and most of my art is a nod to an experience that I want to remember and share with others.

Enjoy!

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Why postcards and not cards?
Good question. Two answers. 1.) We (husband and I) have been corresponding and enjoying a conversation with an old friend by postcards for years now. Postcards is our language. 2.) I don't always have a ton to say, but I think about people a lot and want them to know. Postcards seem to be the right amount of space to say: a) I've been thinking about you and thought I'd share a little about the highlights of my life. b.) I thought about you enough to send something by snail mail. c.) I saw this image on the postcard and thought…

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  • Female
  • Born on April 17
  • Joined December 10, 2009

Favorite materials

paper, ink, printing press, glue, crayons, crochet hook, plastic bags, buttons, unrepairable inner tubes

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About

By day I teach and go on adventures, by night I create.

I like making new things out of old, and most of my art is a nod to an experience that I want to remember and share with others.

Enjoy!

A note:
Why postcards and not cards?
Good question. Two answers. 1.) We (husband and I) have been corresponding and enjoying a conversation with an old friend by postcards for years now. Postcards is our language. 2.) I don't always have a ton to say, but I think about people a lot and want them to know. Postcards seem to be the right amount of space to say: a) I've been thinking about you and thought I'd share a little about the highlights of my life. b.) I thought about you enough to send something by snail mail. c.) I saw this image on the postcard and thought you'd enjoy the art of it. 3.) (I'm throwing out a third reason for postcards)...Snail Mail is amazing and speaks louder than email, facebook, and sometimes even phone calls.

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