Tracy Cormell's Profile

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I’ve always loved jewelry, beads and beautiful colors. As a child growing up, my father traveled for his job and we were fortunate as a family to be able to travel as well. I remember getting some of my favorite pieces from these trips: An Ivory necklace from Barbados, a Faberge egg pendant from Russia, a beaded Indian necklace from a small country store in Virginia.

In college I began my career path in Speech/Language Pathology which gave me the opportunity to work with the most amazing children. I was fortunate enough for 10 years to do something meaningful and that I loved. I worked with children with autism, developmental disabilities and severe speech disorders to help design communication systems for them to navigate their daily lives.

Then came my own children and I took a hiatus from work to stay at home. Once entrenched in the “mom thing” I began…

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  • Female
  • Born on September 26
  • Joined September 4, 2009

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beautiful beads and sterling silver PMC clay and my imagination

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About

I’ve always loved jewelry, beads and beautiful colors. As a child growing up, my father traveled for his job and we were fortunate as a family to be able to travel as well. I remember getting some of my favorite pieces from these trips: An Ivory necklace from Barbados, a Faberge egg pendant from Russia, a beaded Indian necklace from a small country store in Virginia.

In college I began my career path in Speech/Language Pathology which gave me the opportunity to work with the most amazing children. I was fortunate enough for 10 years to do something meaningful and that I loved. I worked with children with autism, developmental disabilities and severe speech disorders to help design communication systems for them to navigate their daily lives.

Then came my own children and I took a hiatus from work to stay at home. Once entrenched in the “mom thing” I began to look for outlets for my creativity and a way to keep my brain active. I came back to one of my favorite things as a child and here I am.

This next chapter of my life has shaped this site and these pieces. Enjoy.

Traci

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