Friday, August 6, 2010

HOW OLD DO YOU THINK I AM?

Ohhhh I love all of you who think I am 50 that is awesome. So far no one has hit it. So here is another hint. The other day I was at a local store. I purchased a lamp. As I was getting ready to leave a woman behind me told the clerk she gets a senior discount. I turned back and asked," how old does one have to be for the discount?" (you know senior age is different at different stores.) He made me show ID to prove I qualified.
Scroll down to see what the heck I am talking about!
Here is yesterdays photo of me





Hi Everyone!


In my last post I mentioned that I have been beading for over 46 years. In part, here are some of the comments I received.
BTW, you don't look old enough to have been beading for 46 years! It must have been a typo or you started while in the womb!
So that means you started beading when you were born right?
With a grandmother who was a famous painter and teacher, my brothers, sister and I were sitting in art chairs with brushes and paints before we could talk. Art has always been in my family, blood, heart and soul. Designing clothing and embroidery was a passion of mine before I was a teenager and adding beads to my designs was only right. My great grandmother was a tailor and lived with the Native Americans during her young married life. Beading was just natural for her and for me. I am so fortunate to have some of her beads. (No, I will never use them.) I began selling my art at the age of haa haa not giving it away!


Anyway I said all of that to ask this question? WITHOUT looking at my profile, just how old do you think I am???? The first person to tell me the correct age will get some free beads.


OK I better make a rule here. If you know me and already know how old I am it won't count.


Hint, I have two kids and three grand kids. No I won't give you the ages. hee hee hee




Honor and Integrity in Life in Art
Nicole/Beadwright

13 comments:

  1. Hm, so I guess you're 62. ( I hope that's not too old and now you don't talk to me any longer. ;-))

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  2. This is so unfair of me since I already know...so to give deserving others a chance I will only say this about age....Miss Nicole no matter your "real age" as my mom always said it's good to be at the age where you are still a young mans fancy and an old mans dream!!!! lol big hugs sweetie!

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  3. Hey Nicole... learning about your history just from this post, I would guess you started beading about about 6 years old... so my guess is that you're 52. :)

    I love learning about people... and hearing you were blessed to learn at such a young age is inspiring. Thanks for sharing about you! :)

    Hugs!
    Dawn

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  4. Hi Nicole
    Thanks for visiting over at my place :D
    Oh - I´m no good at guessing - am I the first one - hmmm
    okay I´ll jump into in and hope I´m not rude - 50 is my guess
    don´t kill me know.
    Wishing you a wonderful weekend
    ~ TIna

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  5. My guess is that you are about 21 or so. Tee hee. :)) Well if I would have to guess, maybe you started beading around 7 years old and so that would make you about 53, but just for the heck of it I'll say 54. But really you look about 28 or so. Have a great day.:)

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  6. 56 is my guess. How old do you think I am? There is a picture of me in my last blog post. I chose 56 for you, thinking maybe you started beading at 10 years old, not because I think you look 56, you look much younger than that.

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  7. Ok are you asking for your birth age or the age you really are? If it is your birth age I would venture a guess at 59 but if your want your real age baby I say 29 all the way!!!!!!

    Hugs

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  8. I like guessing. But most of the time i guess wrong... :)51???

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  9. Well, I think you and I are alike in that we look younger than we are. Terry and I have been asking for a senior discount everywhere we go, cause you never know. The standard seems to be 62, which was already guessed, so I guess 61, but I don't think you look older than 55

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  10. I vaguely remember you mentioning your age once and being shocked as you look much, much younger than your years...

    I am going to guess around 57 or 58... but please don't be insulted if that isn't right... you look great no matter how old you are!!

    Karyn

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  11. I'm going to guess 54 because I added the 46 years of beading you have had to the possibility that you began selling your work at age 8. You might have started selling it at 6 or 7 so those who guess 52 or 3 have a good chance but I'll stick with 54, although there is no way you look or sound it!!!!

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  12. Nicole, I already know how old you are...and let me just say that you look amazing for your age! ;-) B. -xo-

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