Swap-bot Time: June 25, 2022 9:53 pm


Original Member
Last Online: June 25, 2022

Country: United States



I love this site and the joy it brings! I try to send quality swap packages, and hope for the same in return. I love to create and give. I send out all swaps on time, so if you haven't received something from me, please contact me!

badge every swap I receive (or don't receive!) It may take a few weeks but I will rate you, or contact you if your swap has not arrived. There is no need to message me about your rating. I want to make your experience swapping on this site a good one.

About Me


I am not easily offended.

My Politics: Do what you promise to do, don’t infringe on other people & their property.

I don’t look for reasons to be offended.

I'm mostly interested in exchanging art and handmade items. I am a paper artist, I am not a scrapbook-er.

Hearts and Extras:

I give hearts for swaps that makes my heart sing, extras have nothing to do with it.



I LOVE foreign run of the mill envelopes, small paper bags, stationery etc.

I like 60’s retro (not vintage) mid-century modern, coffee, clean lines, Christian religion, urban, Angels, bizzarro, quirky, clever, strange, off beat and dark humor. I like mermaids, burro’s, gnomes, the moon, Cats (Pets, not tigers, lions, etc), Quarter Horses, robots, the Northern Lights, dreams, sci fi, water, snow, storms, the woods, lightning, birch trees, Lake Superior, violets, lilly of the valley, lilacs, Hello Kitty, Charlie Brown and his crew, Black Watch tartan, craftsman style, Stampotique and delusions styles, and flat handmade paper fodder.

I love inexpensive fountain pens with ink, shrines, matchbox art, rocks, assemblage art, hand decorated paper, bento, handmade books, beaded items, needle books, digital art, handmade wallets/purses/bags, art dolls, creative writing, bowls, pottery, glass, zines, graphic arts, felted items, handmade ephemera, and handmade household items, die cut words and nature items, and snarky remarks. Any Stampington or Daphney’s Diary magazine new, or old.

I like highly saturated colors, not pale or pastel colors. I like cool blue, turquiose, tan, purple,....beachy colors. I like orange and dark pink.

Matchbox Art: I don't care for filled matchboxes ...so feel free to DECORATE the inside instead. There used to be lot's O’ swaps with decorated insides, but not so much any more. I promise I won't rate a 3 for not filling the box if the inside is decorate. I just don't like/want that tiny stuff inside.

I LOVE ribbon beads. Small holed, CUTE, wood, and (yuck) plastic beads will get the heave ho at my house.

I have pierced ears, and prefer silver to gold. I have small wrists. Bracelets around 7" fit me best.


No hearts here…No scraps of paper (specialty or plain), pencils, Stamped images, ball point pens, sharpie markers, erasers, books, pages from books, sheet music, coffee mugs, tags, playing cards, loose sequins, little do dad's for art, confetti, dollar store/discount items, ankle socks, Doo Wap or 50's items, small stickers, Disney, food, tea, candy, lotions, makeup, scents, plastic beads, wood beads, or consumables. Thank you but, I'm not interested in run of the mill paper from the US including pads of paper, and sticky notes.

CUTE, country or scrapbook styles. I prefer wilder, creative, bold, elegant, and thought provoking art.

I don't care for Pastel colors, and rust.

Extras - Thank you but, I have too much STUFF! I like to keep things purposeful, beautiful and simple.

I dislike people putting children's personal medical issues on the World Wide Web.

Mean girls

Over analysis. Seems like there is a lot of that today.

I don't like dirty, used, clean out your stash left overs! Although I would love to have a cigarette (I quit ages ago,) I don't like the smell on swaps..

I snarl at swaps that do not identify swap-bot, the name of the swap and swapper. I am in a lot of swaps. It's hard to figure out where a swap package came from with out your help!

I don’t like to receive political or social cause items.

OK, thank you for reading that!

Favorite Books

Nicholas and Alexandra, Atlas Shrugged, The little Prince, Ender's Game, The King of Oil, Steve Jobs the man who thought differently, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, Infinity net: the Autobiography of Yayoi Kusama, and Metal Men.

Favorite Music

Rock & Roll music (not pop) from the 1960-1980’s vinyl era. Bag Pipes. Jerry Jeff Walker, Hoyt Axton, The Kinks, Lou Reed, Tom Waits, Joni Mitchel, Amy Winehouse, Neil Young, Gordon Lightfoot, The LIbertines...

Favorite Movies

The Star Wars movies, 2001: A Space Odessy, A Clockwork Orange, Escape from New York, Overboard, Les Miserables, Edward Scissorhands, Steel Magnolias, Moonstruck, The Princess Bride, An Unfinished Life, My Cousin Vinney, The Secret Life of Bee's, Like water for chocolate, the big Lebowski, the Guardian, and Queen.


boriquaz rated for EASU: Free Theme ATC on Jun 25, 2022
Comment: thank you for the great ATC, love the sewing element. Thank your cousin as well! Happy Swapping!
tcornell rated for EPUSA: I Have Never Made…#5 on Jun 23, 2022
Comment: I don't blame you for wanting to keep her!!! She is beautiful ♥♥♥ Thank you so much! I have been to your area, I love it up there!
tatntole rated for CPG Watercolor ATC Coin - US on Jun 21, 2022
Comment: Thank you for the extras.
Arabella rated for CPG Botanical Paper Clusters - US on Jun 21, 2022
Comment: Great paper clusters!! Love how you did the one with the bee and the waxed butterfly! And always love muchrooms!! These will be beautiful in my journal! Thank you!!
mcorbus rated for USATC: Inchie or Twinchie Swap on Jun 17, 2022
Comment: Cute twinchies, thank you :)
Inesrv rated for AMA: 2 medias on Jun 15, 2022
Comment: Thank you Yooper for joining this swap and for this ATC, I like it :) Stay creative!
captkristi rated for AMA: Things with Wings -June on Jun 13, 2022
Comment: That is SO cool!! This is the most unique swap I have ever received. The geese are amazing. Thank you so much for sharing with me!!!
ginny19590 rated for EASU: Free Theme ATC Swap on Jun 13, 2022
kendall rated for USAPC: Index Card Collage Art #16 on Jun 13, 2022
Comment: Hi, Yooper. The postcard you collaged is great. It took me right back to the time of saving green stamps!. Thank you for that and the extras which are very pretty.
Cindiva rated for EASU: ATC with Texture on Jun 13, 2022
Comment: Thanks for the atc. Love the textured paper you used
Comment: Thank you so much I love it!
tristitia rated for USATC: Free Theme ATC June on Jun 12, 2022
Comment: Your crackle paste really crackles! (mine never does, no matter how thick I spread it on) Thank you!
donetta rated for YTPC: Masterboard Tags on Jun 9, 2022
Comment: Oh so lovely! I love the pinkness of these gorgeous tags, and I know they will make the most beautiful backgrounds for future tag swaps! Thank you for being so generous, and for the obvious care you put into the creation of your artworks.
Ace330660 rated for 3 Layer ATC #18 - International on Jun 9, 2022
Comment: Thanks for the resend !
Comment: I love how you incorporated the grocery list. fun!
January rated for AMA: Sender's Choice Mail Art -June on Jun 8, 2022
Comment: Thanks for the cool cluster bit and for the coffee shaped card! Need my coffee every morning :)
Poeprincess rated for ABC: Sender’s Choice #16 on Jun 7, 2022
Comment: Interesting elements in this swap—gonna put my thinking cap on for this one! Thank you for stimulating my creativity! Rehomed: June 10, 2022
JanHardt rated for AMA: Interactive ATC #1 - Int'l on Jun 6, 2022
Comment: I love the interactive ATC you sent. I like how it came together. I am finding this swap to be harder than I expected - I’m still doing some “engineering” to mine! Thanks for a great swap.
JenZen5 rated for OATCs: Something with a Tail on Jun 6, 2022
Comment: Lovely ATC collage. I like the different elements. I also like the little frame/card you sent it in. Thank you.
Rottmom rated for AMA: Everyday Ephemera Mail Art on Jun 6, 2022
Comment: Cool tag and loved the card it came with too! Thanks!

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
5.0000 2076 80 92
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AmookIslandCreations on Jun 22, 2022:

This mystery supply was so fun to work on. I'm originally from Wisconsin, and there are a lot of Norwegian people in the area, where I grew up. Oofda was a daily saying! :) Stay safe and healthy! Hugs from Alaska, Sherry

CookieMomster78 on Jun 18, 2022:

Thank you for adding yet ANOTHER awesome ATC to my collection of buddy jams! I really enjoy your finishing touches on the sea turtles/fish card. Extra thank you for suffering through the frustrating foil process 😂 ❤️ It looks beautiful!

LeslieLovesMail82 on Jun 11, 2022:

Hehe I'm so glad you liked the Mystery Swap! :-D

luluvision on Jun 6, 2022:

So glad you enjoyed what I created for the mystery supply swap! You like to keep us on our toes, eh? LOL! Will you be sending a group e-mail with everyone's creations, like you did previously?

BusyB on Jun 3, 2022:

Lol I'm glad my art made you lol! 😁 What I didn't tell you is my husband partially inspired my art with that quote he says. haha Thank you for hosting the AMA mystery supply swaps. Hope to see back in the mailbox in July or the next one you host.

Snaileditcrafts on May 30, 2022:

p Thanks for joining this swap! Partners have been assigned. Happy Swapping. -Swap: Lemon Fun Flat Mail

Poeprincess on Apr 8, 2022:

I love what you did with the ABC SC#14. Flowers, walkway & those raindrops look so real! Thank you for another great swap.

Hell0Z0mbie on Mar 27, 2022:

Thank you for sending my TITS deco back to me.

Poeprincess on Mar 21, 2022:

Great job on the ABC Junque Jam! Thank you for the prompt return.

wolfeagle on Dec 28, 2021:


Wishing you a fantastic 2022!

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