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Orchid Tuesday, May 29, 2012
   
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    Orchid Circulation: 13,000 members! 

    Please welcome our newest members... 

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    Karen A Bush
    Aviron Jewelry
    Mentor, OH. USA

    Owner...designer at Aviron Jewelry 


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    Martin Hinchliffe
    Eastbourne, East Sussex. UK

    learning coin cutting to make pendants and heavy guage wire jewelry
    for men 


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    Jill Mullan
    Oh Wow
    Petaluma, CA. USA

    At an early age I learned to fabricate and solder precious metals.
    Then in high school I was introduced to lost wax jewelry technique.
    I found unlimited potential with wax. You can make vitually anything
    with great detail or keep it simple and clean. 

    Over the years I've continued with lost wax and expanded into
    carving gemstones, amber, jet, coral and anything else that looks
    like something you could wear. 

    Combining multi medias into high fashion clothing, headdresses,
    belts and jewelry. It is all an adornment thing, but I always go back
    to wax. When I taught class my joy was watchi 


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    Robert J Warren
    Encinitas, California. USA

    rank beginner in mens jewelry design 


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    Larry E Schweller
    Jewellart
    Beavercreek,, Ohio. USA

    Intoduced to lapidary when I was 9. Bought my own lapidary equipment
    before I was 11. Took various art classes including jewelry in
    junior high as well as high school.Worked for parents friend's
    jewelry store in high school. After graduating high school attended
    Bowman technical school for 3 Years receiving diplomas for
    watchmaking and jewelry manufacturing,repair and stone setting,
    After graduating worked as watchmaker for Stoll and Co. for 3 years
    while doing jewelry trade work for jewelry stores on the side.
    Opened a retail jewelry store in 1984 and closed it in 2007. The
    last 5 years I have been doing jewelry retail and jewelry/watch
    tradework out of my home.I have over those 5 years have taken
    several courses to sharpen my skills and added alot of new equipment
    including a laser and gravermach AT. Future plans include
    cad/cam,new casting equipment and taking various hand engravinjg
    courses so that I can do what I always wanted to do which is
    designing and manufacturing jewelry. Hobbies include wood working
    and gardening. 

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    Jennifer Dressler
    Kingston, PA. USA

    I am a novice jewelry maker, trying to learn as much as I can. There
    aren't many classes offered near me, so I'm hoping to learn a lot
    online. 

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    Come join your fellow jewelers and participate in the largest
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