Mamavalveeta03

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Gender FEMALE
Industry Fashion
Occupation Makeup Artist
Location Hamptons, NY, United States
Introduction I'm a woman of a certain age. Let's just call it "young thinking." Fashion and beauty are a passion, and I've been a makeup artist for 8 years, my dream job. I have been married for almost 30 years to a fabulous man that I laugh with, cry with, and talk endlessly to. I am incredibly proud of my 3 gorgeous, brilliant, courageous, ambitious (Somebody stop this woman!)daughters. They inspire me everyday.
Interests Reading beauty and fashion mags, literature, TV shows on PBS (Downton Abbey, MI-5, Globetrekker, Moyer's Journal), sewing dresses for myself, decorating my home.
Favorite Movies In America, Casablanca, The Godfather, parts 1 and 2, The Visitor, Great Expectations (with Sir Alec Guiness), To Kill a Mockingbird, Nat'. Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, It's a Wonderful Life, Pride and Prejudice, Love Actually, The Holiday, Sense and Sensibility
Favorite Music Wilco, Adele, Feist, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Joni Mitchell, CSN (and sometimes Y), Led Zeppelin, jazz, classical chamber music
Favorite Books To Kill a Mockingbird, Bel Canto, Sophie's Choice, Autobiography of a Face, Truth and Beauty, Traveling Mercies, Birds of America, The Lovely Bones, Lucky, Atomic Ranch, Jonathan Adler's decor books, any and everything David Sedaris

Have you ever watched a protest parade where the protesters are carrying a loooooong banner over their heads? How did they know how long to make the banner in advance???