Name of Fangirl: Amanda Jean
Fangirl’s School Grade: Majoring in Multimedia Communications at Academy of Art University
What is her Fangirl interest?
Amanda Jean’s interests include everything Disney, Star Wars, Harry Potter, Marvel, Wes Anderson, Legos, Horror films, Haunted Mansion, Nintendo, Dole Whip, Doctor Who, E.T., iced/hot Tea, crafting, Harley Quinn, and Batgirl. Her favorite shows are The Simpsons, Seinfeld, Its Always Sunny In Philadelphia, Bob’s Burgers, IT Crowd, and Mighty Boosh. She loves to collect Mickey ear hats, Vinylmations, pins, patches, and PEZ dispensers. She hopes to one day visit every Disney park.
Why did you decide to shine the spotlight on this Fangirl?
Amanda Jean has such an enthusiastic and positive attitude about fandom. The videos on her Youtube channel make me smile and show unique ways to let your geek passion shine through. She made me fall in love with Han Solo all over again on Star Wars Day with her Top Four Han Solo moments.
How does this Fangirl express her fandom?
She expresses her fandom through fashion, crafting, apartment decor, attending conventions, and her collections. Amanda Jean says, “I also love to help and support other fangirls and fanboys.”
What is her favorite quote or personal motto?
“Love yourself first and everything else falls in line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” -Lucille Ball
“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” -Walt Disney
“Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever.” -Walt Disney
What is her favorite Fangirl item that she cannot live without?
Amanda Jean says, “It’s not really an item, more of a person. I couldn’t live without my awesome boyfriend, Matt. He fully supports me and keeps me inspired and motivated. He is also the perfect convention buddy.”
Where can we follow her online?
Submitted by YOTFG contributor Tricia Barr.