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Friday, March 18, 2011

Spotlight on....

Welcome to our 6th installment of the Spotlight series from Sophie n Me.
Today we are meeting... 1. Your First name and name of your shop? JoAnne - Crazyartdolls 2. Day or night job if you have one. Retired 3. Where do you get the inspiration for your designs/shop? My ideas come from many different things, maybe a word, picture, conversation, being outside, so I now started to write thoughts down, I try to see an idea in almost anything, especially if I've been to a place that I have never been before like Japan.
3 Aqua Turquoise Taffeta w/Japanese Blossom Print Bobby Pins 4. What was your favorite pet as a child? Dog, but I actually a Cat person. 5. What did you have for breakfast today? Coffee Summer Gold Orange Handmade Silk Flowers Bib Necklace
6. Finish this sentence "If I could...." I would love to study under a master craftsman to learn how to build I could incorporate my artwork. 7. Family Guy or The Simpsons? Both, but I think my fav is Family Guy 8. What makes you laugh out loud? Anything funny, especially all of Seth McFarland Shows, Mel Brooks Movies Red Chirimen Crepe Kanzashi Fancy Haircomb

4 White Handmade Kanzashi Flower Hair Pins

9. What don't people know about you? My 10. How many hours do you spend a day searching for stuff on Etsy? Depends maybe about 1-2 hours a day depending on the day.


  1. Beautiful work! I love the way Kanzashi flowers look.

  2. Love your work and how you write down your thoughts for inspiration.

  3. Wow!!! Gorgeous!!! And I love the photos!!

  4. Such Beautiful work JoAnne! Great getting to know you better =D

  5. Great feature! Love the beautiful flowers.

  6. Great blog post and beautiful items!

  7. Lovely shoppe! This is a wonderful edition of spotlight.

  8. Lovely work! This is a wonderful edition of spotlight.

  9. Thank you so much for your kind words, I am going to start making funky fascinators


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