Emilie traveled all over the world while her husband was in the Army. She taught reading and learning disabled children for 42 years. When she retired, she began dabbling in pottery and miniatures. Thirteen years ago, when her grandchildren were born, she began scrapbooking and is now involved in paper crafts of all sorts. Emily creates Cards, Notebooks and Wine Tags using collage, stamps, dies, watercolor, ink and a variety of elegant laces, with a particular interest in oriental themes although she works with other themes as well. Her current variety of collage greeting cards reflect her background of of international travel .