Mary Telfer

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Industry Arts
Occupation artist
Location Illinois, United States
Interests art, pastels, dogs, cats, Green tea, soy lattes extra hot, soy hot chocolate, reading, bringing people together, teaching art, going on picnics, taking vacations, really delicious vegan food, snow, Jessica McClintock perfume, dark chocolate, Turkish-ground coffee with cardamom, the Chicago White Sox, Dancing, Looking out at Lake Michigan, the ocean, Christmas, Sitting on my backyard swing (or in my backyard playhouse) and doing absolutely nothing.
Favorite Movies White Christmas, A Christmas Carol (with Alister Sim), Elf, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Dr. Seuss cartoon version), The Holiday, Holiday Affair, Love Actually, Return To Me, Under the Tuscan Sun, Walk the Line, The Burbs, Henry and June, Some Like it Hot, Arsenic and Old Lace, Chocolat, Ed Wood, Mamma Mia!
Favorite Music Bob Dylan, Elton John, Scissor Sisters, Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Nat King Cole, Ray Charles, Queen, Lady Gaga, Black Dub
Favorite Books Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris, Power Politics by Arundahti Roy, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, Open House by Elizabeth Berg, The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova, In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson, Steering by Starlight by Martha Beck