Sunday, August 3, 2008

How people affect me

Last time I talked about being a hermit. That I am having trouble changing, but slowly its happening.

This time I would like to talk about "how people affect me" As I mentioned I belong to two Etsy street teams.I have a great rapport with quite a few of the people I met in eSMArts. My favorite place to hang out. I have learned so much there, my head is still spinning.
There are two people especially that I would love to talk about. The first one is She has some wonderful things in her shop and writes a wonderful blog. I am so impressed by the beauty of her items, a lot of wire wrapping and she has a love for gemstones. I have loved gemstones and often mix them with my jewelry that I make. In her two recent blogs she has spotlighted opals and labrodites that have become my favorites. So now I have everyone I talk to looking for places for me to buy gemstones.

She also confesses to still be living in the "dark ages" which I really find hard to believe! Here is a snippet of what she says about that..."To say I am old fashioned and behind the times, well, it's really not an insult to me. I take great pride in doing some things the old fashioned way."
There is some of her lovely jewelry to look at, but to get the full impact you should check out her sites. She also has a Blog list and hopefully you will be able to check out some of our fine artists
Here is her blog address, please check her out.

My other favorite person whom I mentioned in my last post is Anna Lee Husband. A person who is willing to help any one and everyone. I am a lucky person to have her as a friend. Anna Lee is the person who founded and created eSMARts. Anna Lee makes wonderful jewelry and has two websites on etsy. You will truly be amazed at the wonderful work. Here are her shop names-Gaholld tree Designs; Sassy D Lite and has also shared with us some of her wonderful gems at GaHoole Tree Supplies.

I could go on talking for hours about these two special friends, each have taken my hand and helped me in many many ways. P;ease check out their shops and blogs and see the amazing work they do.

www.whimsey.etsy dot com


Jewelry Elegance by jill said...

Wonderful friends are a gift from God. I know you cherish both these lovely ladies as true friends.

A Beaded Affair said...

I thought I was too old to blush but, Wilma, I'm all red in the face. Thank you so much for all the kind words. Now, if I could only leap buildings in a single bound I'd be perfect.....

Links and Loops said...

Wilma, I agree with your choices they are fantasic ladies. I toss you in that mix as well. you and Anna Lee along with Lois were a shot in the arm last night that I have needed for awhile and I thank you for that.


Dani said...

Hi~! I tagged your blog on my post today. I love your work and hope you get some traffic from this~!

DG Designs

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Anna Lee H. in Toronto said...

Hi Wilma! I don't know where my head has been at or why on earth I didn't know you had published this tribute, but tonight I just found it by typing my name into a cool online facility called WhosTalkin? and voila this url came up.

I'm not the sort of gal who googles her name every couple of days :) and I truly wish I had time for that! So this nice feature of yours comes as a total surprise to me.

Thank you from the bottom of my heart for your kind words, cheery disposition, friendship and efforts to support our wild and crazy bunch of artisans!

lotsa love and hugs,
~Anna Lee