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Welcome to Wendy's World

I have an obsessive interest in art, vintage, collectibles and 1 of a kind creations. I studied art at the University of California, Irvine. I find myself appreciating many forms of decor and art however, my passion is taking the old and forgotten and giving it new life without destroying it's beginning and history. You will notice that I offer a history report on most of the items shown. This is an educational offering that is not only interesting but evokes desires in some people to become further involved with history and collecting. Growing up as a child, I was very close to my Great-Grandmother and Grandparents. They experienced the 1800s, turn of the century, the hardships of wars and the great depression. I was raised in a home that valued the old and forgotten furnishings and therefore my history has been surrounding myself with the comforts of vintage and…

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  • Female
  • Born on January 10
  • Joined October 6, 2010

Favorite materials

oils, acrylics, porcelain, bone, quill, sea glass, metal, canvas, pencil, chalk, wood, clay, paper

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About

Welcome to Wendy's World

I have an obsessive interest in art, vintage, collectibles and 1 of a kind creations. I studied art at the University of California, Irvine. I find myself appreciating many forms of decor and art however, my passion is taking the old and forgotten and giving it new life without destroying it's beginning and history. You will notice that I offer a history report on most of the items shown. This is an educational offering that is not only interesting but evokes desires in some people to become further involved with history and collecting. Growing up as a child, I was very close to my Great-Grandmother and Grandparents. They experienced the 1800s, turn of the century, the hardships of wars and the great depression. I was raised in a home that valued the old and forgotten furnishings and therefore my history has been surrounding myself with the comforts of vintage and memorabilia. My Native American roots come through in my art as well as my spiritual beliefs. I have respect for all creations that abound our Mother Earth and feel all things can be turned around to live again. No waste, no want, no worries. ahTNahNah

Wendy Popham-Valenzuela

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