Dear Orchid Buddies,
This forum lights my day and puts me in a good direction for my work.
Thanks to all of you.
For the individuals that are planning to attend the 2001 Society of
North American Goldsmiths (SNAG) conference in Richmond, Virginia USA,
2-28-01 to 3-3-01, please be aware of the tours of the refiners Hoover
& strong Inc. The tours are by sign up reservation only and are on a
first come first serve basis. A total of 240 tour spaces will be
available so please sign up early. A few local conference volunteers
went on a practice tour yesterday and I was lucky enough to be one of
them. Folks let me tell you that after being a goldsmith for 31 years
this was one of the most exciting and mind expanding experiences of my
Looking forward to meeting you,