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Lisa_McConnell

hello group, i would like to re-introduce myself, lisa mcconnell, i have for the last 3 years been recieving the orchid digest...so i am coming back to the boards, been missing some emails so i thought i would get involved ....my experience in the jlry business began in 1980, i completed the two year course at kilgore college, worked for a large trade shop for 7 years, started my own shop in '86.....had a child in '88 did'nt work for 4 years then started my business back up in '92...' i had a shop in an office building on the west side of town (fort worth TX)for ten years....in '97 went to revere acad.,(best thing i ever did professionally) for two weeks....did some local silversmithing classes quit doing trade work for mall stores and got one large local company that had 5 stores....worked for them until i moved to retail space in jan'04............now i have enough of my own retail customers to support me (feast or famine) I have been very lucky to have a job that i love and be able to be involved in my son's day to day growing up....have been doing jewelry long enough to know,,there's still a lot to learn...love to talk "shop" can't wait to hear from you. lisa; in proces n/a