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Industry Arts
Occupation Mommy
Location Brookeville, Maryland, United States
Introduction Shayne is a crafter living near Washington, DC, with her handsome husband, hilarious kids, mommy, and three weirdo cats - Shadowfax, Chuck "Prince Fluffermuffin" Woolery, and Ms. Dorothy Pawker. She’s been crafting for as long as she can remember and used to make Broccoli and Carrot Kids out of green and orange yarn. Shayne is mildly obsessed with T-rexes, tattoos, Doc Martens, swearing in French, decorating, and hatching ideas for new websites that may or may not come to fruition. You can check out her crafts at You can also find her on page 206 of Vickie Howell’s Craft Corps and page 97 of Susan Beal’s World of Geekcraft. Shayne was previously editor of the popular blog, and has a BA in Communications that took her exactly 20 years off and on to complete. (See kids, you can do it!)
Interests Crafts, crafts and crafts. Shopping. My kids. Grammar, punctuation, writing, reading, making things.
Favorite Movies The Adventures of Milo and Otis, most chick-flicks, Gone With the Wind, The Muppet Movie, Star Wars, Aliens, Waiting for Guffman, Drop Dead Gorgeous, Borat.
Favorite Music Disco, 80s, punk covers of disco and 80s, Patsy Cline, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Ella Fitzgerald, Mel Torme, Beebs and Her Money-Makers.
Favorite Books Little House on the Prairie series, Louise Rennison's Georgia series, The Most Evil Men and Women in History, reference books, the OED, grammar books.

The wicked backspin caught you off guard. How will you play it off without losing your footing?

Land another round-kick above that enemy ninja's ass!