smeuldersdrawings(or Gonny) is a member in Netherlands . She has been a member for over 2 years (762 days).
I love it
to receive POSTCARDS
and lovely STAMPS
from all over the world +
thank you for SHARING
YOUR THOUGHTS !
my POSTCODE = 5665 jn
# "my" favorites-WALL is made with
230 cards from other postcrossers -
# you make me very HAPPY WITH :
(if possible !)
# TRAD. FESTIVITIES
# VANISHING TRADES
# NOMADS, TRIBES (b&w) ...
# COLORFULL- POETICAL-
kochergin, gotochi, vera pavlova,
kate baylay, vasnetsov,
bilibin, hikifuda, raija nokkala, inge löök,
hayao miyazaki, andrew ferez,
# or a HANDICRAFTcard :
made by you in indian inc ? watercolor ?
# märchen -
# FRANZ MARC
# august Macke
# # JOHN BAUER
she kissed the bear + julbocken
# ARTHUR RACKHAM
# WOLF ERLBRUCH
# MYTHOLOGICAL figures / legends
bogatyrs, NIAN, baba jaga, centaurs, vikings,
ded moroz, anansi, TONTTU etc.
# GHANESH -
# (trad.) ASIAN inc & watercolour
# (lokal) FAIRYtale figures
like: MOOMINS, dragons,
@ please WRITE ABOUT them;
my THREE GRANDSONS and
little GRANDDAUGHTER + I like
to know more about much,
we talk about
what is to see on the cards & stamps !
of yóúr country ...
I was a puppeteer myself :-)
# (native) PEOPLE of YOUR COUNTRY:
mothers, (school)children, elderly,
musicians, dancers with MASQUES,
initiationsigns on faces,
rastahair, PUPPETEERS, fishermen,
farmers, shephards, etc.
NO CITY-VIEW please
thank you -
BUT WE DO LIKE :
the countryside and traditional-build
villagehouses (of wood etc.), pagodas,
- sequoia overruling temples
* diwali, maslenitsa,
chinese new year,
harvest festivals ....
# another idea is perhaps:
* old-fashioned PHOTOcards (b/w)
* animationfigures of your country
* childrenbookfigures of YOUR country
# I like to know :
what is most important
in your life at this moment :-)
# I am a woman (1954)
my husband is called - joep -
some squirrels come into
our garden for food - we like to watch them
and hear the robins singing in the winternights
& the call of the owl ...
I liked my work as guide in
a museum about africa and
as guide in a zoo
I had my own puppettheater
but I crashed my fingers by making up the bed
(don't laugh: it cán happen :-) and wrote plays
for other theatergroups
# hobbies: walk in nature, write poems,
paint & draw, gardening ...
some of my POEMS are in BRAILLE
for blind people in a special "senses"-
garden in my village
# as job I write REVIEWS of children books etc.
to help the librarians to built their book-
film- / musiccollections -
but enough about me
I am curious about yóú !
"groetjes" = gonny
ALL CHILDREN ARE OUR CHILDREN :-)