Georgina Hernandez-Palomo's Profile
For those of you curious about the name, the literal translation is "Love Orchid" in Spanish. Growing up in El Salvador, I became very fond of the flower, since my father would give my mother a bunch of orchids whenever he had the chance. Having lost my father in the civil war in El Salvador when I was only eight years old, the orchid represents a lasting love I will always have for him.
Coming from El Salvador at the young age of 17, I didn't know what to expect here in the United States. I had young, bright eyes, shimmering at the thought of creating a grand life for myself in the land of opportunity. I had vision, ambition, persistence, and a willingness to learn.
I started making jewelry when I took a job working in a jewelry store almost 15 years ago. They needed experienced designers to make handcrafted jewelry and also to help clients in…
- Born on August 17
- Joined January 12, 2011
- Georgina Hernandez-Palomo
- Los Angeles, California, United States