Marianne Goodell's Profile
I have always loved art and jewelry, but I did not set out to be an artist. Typical thinking in a traditional Greek family was that of earning money by having some type of marketable skill.
So, I went to college and majored in Business Management and I worked as computer network consultant. During one of my consulting jobs, I met and married my wonderful husband of 22 years. When we had our first son, I decided to quit my computer job to stay home. By the time we had our second son, I desperately needed a creative outlet.
I have always been my own biggest obstacle. Any time I would do anything remotely creative, I would get debilitating headaches. Yet, the urge to create was so strong that in 2001 I decided to learn how to make jewelry. I studied metal smithing, lost wax casting, setting stones and enameling…
- Born on July 15
- Joined December 21, 2008