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As far as I remember my first encounter with metals was with a bunch of round tin off cuts that I managed to convert in a collection of fluted tin cups with the help of a door's edge...I was three then.
But not in my wildest dreams come to my mind the sort of bizarre life was awaiting me and will chase me till today.all I want to say is that my grand father was my mentor ,the one who motivated me and keep telling me that if I do really want
something I'll get it because I could ,so after a long journey and a route of discovery
I feel totally realized in the main tasks, and believe me,is a wonderful feeling...
To go through all my adventures will be toooo long ,but I'll give you just a hint: I'd raised in my own two wonderful children,being a craftsman,seamtress,designer baker,saleswoman,real state agent,etc...became an Archaeologist, a textile Conservator , but what I'd really…

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  • Female
  • Born on September 19
  • Joined March 4, 2010

Favorite materials

Silver, Gold, Platinum, Titanium, Neubium, Electrum, Fossils, own alloys, rough stones, meteorites and all kinds of organic materials of non endangered species

About

As far as I remember my first encounter with metals was with a bunch of round tin off cuts that I managed to convert in a collection of fluted tin cups with the help of a door's edge...I was three then.
But not in my wildest dreams come to my mind the sort of bizarre life was awaiting me and will chase me till today.all I want to say is that my grand father was my mentor ,the one who motivated me and keep telling me that if I do really want
something I'll get it because I could ,so after a long journey and a route of discovery
I feel totally realized in the main tasks, and believe me,is a wonderful feeling...
To go through all my adventures will be toooo long ,but I'll give you just a hint: I'd raised in my own two wonderful children,being a craftsman,seamtress,designer baker,saleswoman,real state agent,etc...became an Archaeologist, a textile Conservator , but what I'd really wanted was metals,so became an Artisan.
Work for B.B.C. for a film in my country Peru, was a dream come true ...It happen when
I've already a ticket and a place at my College in London,; my children just married and in U.S.A.
To be short ,from '73 to '93, I became a Designer -goldsmith, De'Beers awards and others, and a grant for Research in Depletion gilding anancient technique that I happen to rediscovered. And here am I sort of wasted ,but ejoying my family particularly my seven great grandchildren three are tripplets!...and I'm doing my passion ...working my metals and using my degree as Metallurgist.

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