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Gender Female
Industry Arts
Occupation Artist
Location United States
Introduction Me in a Nutshell: Highly curious. Wee bit neurotic. Creatively obsessed. Restless. Loves a good laugh. Craves a great conversation. Can't stand burnt toast. I currently gather inspiration from the lines, layers and colors found in the farm fields and the old, worn barns that surround where I live. From the patched utilitarian work quilts of long ago. From antique Japanese boro, and from the long, colorful, hand-stitched rows found in Indian patchwork. Why the name "Silly BooDilly"? It's a nickname and a nod of affection to one of the best friends I have ever known, my late, sweet dog "Molasses BooDill". She was undoubtedly one of the greatest souls I have ever had the good fortune to meet, and I will be forever grateful for each and everyday that we shared together.
Interests light, shadow, colors, stitched, layered, textured, patched, mended, old, worn, used, loved
Favorite Movies The Third Man, Invasion of the Body Snatchers, The Enchanted Cottage, The Ghost and Mrs. Muir, The Day the Earth Stood Still, Cat People, Curse of The Cat People, Rear Window, Gone With The Wind, Wizard of Oz, The Long Long Trailer, Amélie, Harold and Maude, Chocolat, A Place in the Sun, Shadow of a Doubt, Sabrina, Now Voyager, Arsenic and Old Lace, Harvey, The Graduate
Favorite Music To numerous to list so I will just go with my all time fav, The Rolling Stones
Favorite Books I am a visual person, so I love children's books... all those wonderful illustrations! Two of my favorites are "The Green Frogs" by Yumi Heo and "The Happy Hocky Family" by Lane Smith, I also delight in the illustrations of Charley Harper, Kay Lovelace, Edward Gorey, Jill Barklem... each one vary different from the other but all wonderful!