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About me

Industry Arts
Occupation Artist
Location Canada
Introduction A is for Annabelle Glad you dropped in. I am the shopkeeper and artist of Cabinet of Old Secret Loves and GhosTales. "I've always had a terrible weakness for beautiful but sad things." Ghosts and Lonely Places, Mysterious Haunting Eyes, Spiders and Webs, Shimmering Stars and Magical Moons that Illuminate the Dark Corridors of Night. Original art done in various traditional mediums: mixed media, acrylics, inks, watercolor, oils and digital graphics. If only for a moment my art steals your heart then I’ve accomplished my task ~^..^~
Interests The Past, Victorian, Edwardian, Age of Enlightenment, Children Illustrations, Illustrators, Art Nouveau, Gothic, Romantic Gothic Ghost Stories, Romance, Ghosts Halloween, All Hallows Eve, Sleepy Hollow, Cemeteries, Tombstones, Secrets Treasures, Lost, Old Books, Poetry, Literature, British Poetry, Literature, Love Mermaids, Sea, Ocean, Shells, Coral, Fossils, Embroidery, Sewing, Knitting, Crocheting, Digital Graphics Design, Photography, Witches, Magic, Movies Vintage, Tulle, Victoria, Tea, Rococo Chocolates, Cooking, Recipes, Crafts, Gothic Churches, Cats, Dogs, Birds Vintage Jewels, Music, Writing, Art, 1920's, Titanic, Mackenzie King, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, England, Scotland, Ireland Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Island, Wales, Bermuda, Canada, Italy, Caribbean Islands, Hawaii, Tahiti, Lost, Letters, Postcards, Raphaelite, Gardens, Fairies, Vampires, Werewolves, Angels, God, Saints, Day of the Dead, Egypt, Mummies, Pyramids, Secret Society, Antiques, Mercury Glass, Glitter Art Putz Houses, Arts and Crafts Style, Decorating, Sculpture, Stars, Nebulas, Space, Universe, Spiritual, Moss, Moonflowers, Old Fashioned Scented Garden Flowers, Castles, Stone Houses, Stone Walls, Spiders, Webs, dogs, cats, owls, critters, tiny tree frogs, streams, waterfalls, secret wooded paths, moss
Favorite Movies Practical Magic, The Collector, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, Les Choristes, Dr.Zhivago, Sound of Music, The Barefoot Contessa, Spaghetti, Westerns, E.T., Old Ghost Movies, The Ghost and Mr.Chicken, The Omega Man, In Like Flint, OO7 Movies, Casper, Harry Potter, Hush, Hush Sweet Charlotte, Pirates Of The Caribbean or any other old pirate movie, Pink Panther, The Innocents, The Sandlot, Die Die My Darling, Lord of The Rings Triology, Romeo and Juliet{Franco Zeffirelli version}The Railway Children, Max Duggan Returns, MIRACLE, MYSTERY ALASKA
Favorite Music Lennon, Lennon and Lennon, Mike Oldfield Jethro Tull Stevie Wonder, Ludvico Einaudi, Michael Jackson, Soul, Blues, Maurice Jarre, Enya, Gnomusy, Celentano, Stones, Beatles, Muse, Pulp, Tull, Clapton, Cash, Bowie, Nirvana, Queen Iggy Pop, System of a Down, Eminem, Madonna, Morricone, Georges Delerue, Pink Floyd, Guns and Roses, Brian Eno, Louis Armstrong, Ventures, Classical and Spanish Guitar{Liona Boyd}, Beach Boys, Green Day, Opera...Pavarotti, Three Tenors, Italian music, Ashram Dean Martin...list is incomplete
Favorite Books To Kill a Mocking Bird, The Collector, The Picture of Dorian Grey, British Poetry and Prose, The Canterville Ghost, The Turn Of The Screw, The Hollow, Bronte novels, The Outsiders, Gone With The Wind, Who Has Seen The Wind so many more