If you found this page by looking for Bernadette Noll, congratulations! You found me.

Maybe you found me because of my books… Slow Family Living, Make Stuff Together or Look at Us Now.

Maybe you found me because of the poem I wrote called “I Want To Age Like Sea Glass”, that went viral but was mostly attributed to “author unknown.”

Maybe you found me because of my work with Reduce Reuse Remake, which offers ideas for projects and building community through reuse.

Maybe you found me because you heard of a thing called Swag Lab, which offers an innovative, hands-on maker experience for meetings, conferences and events.

Or maybe you just stumbled here.

Either way, here I am. Send me a note if you like.

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bio pic square bigI wear a lot of hats.

I make books and art and events and mail and workshops and random projects which stem from inspired ideas. I love to collaborate and dream and inspire others too.

A New Jersey native, and eighth of nine children, I live in Austin, TX with my four children. Please contact me for more information about any of my work.


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