Jane Chapman Revealed
About Jane Chapman
Previous occupations:I've only ever been a freelance designer.
Favorite job:At the moment I love designing soft toys.
High school and/or college:Brighton University, East Sussex.
Favorite television show:The West Wing
- Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?
- A. fun, hectic and hard to recognise a priority
- Q. What is your motto or maxim?
- A. get a grip, Jane
- Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
- A. Housework done, kids content, husband happy, cosy fire, glass in hand and whodunnit on the telly!
- Q. What’s your greatest fear?
- A. I'm not keen on cliffside walks with the kids......
- Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
- A. Right here at home.
- Q. Which living person do you most admire?
- A. i admire lots of people, but my husband and Mum spring to mind.
- Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
- A. Unrepeatable ones whispered under my breath!
- Q. What do you regret most?
- A. I wish I'd had an impossibly glamorous car when I was younger.
- Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
- A. DANCING (and being bendy and stretchy).
- Q. What is your greatest achievement?
- A. I hope I haven't finished yet..... marriage and kids?
- Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
- A. Where to start? Control freak, overtly tidy, bossy...
- Q. What’s your best quality?
- A. My youngest says I have cuddly clothes (?)!
- Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
- A. Me.
- Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
- A. I think it's creativity.
- Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
- A. Richmal Crompton's William, C.S. Lewis' Aslan, and P. G. Woodhouse's Bertie Wooster.
- Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
- A. Screwtape
- Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
- A. I'd love to meet St Paul and get him over for dinner. I've got soooooo many questions.
- Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
- A. Toys all over the place.
- Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
- A. I don't write!
- Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
- A. Textile designer.
- Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
- A. Reliability, trustworthiness and hope.
- Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
- A. Chocolate