I am a retired school teacher and jewelry designer. In 1995 I founded The Society for Midwest Metalsmiths, a not-for-profit metalsmithing guild.
I write book reviews for LARK BOOKS, KALMBACH PUB., and INTERWEAVE PRESS on this blog site.
LARK BOOKS AND INTERWEAVE also offer free random book drawing contests on this site.. TO ENTER, INSERT YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS IN 'COMMENTS' BOX. CLICK AMAZON BANNER ON MY SITE TO LINK TO THEM FOR ADDITIONAL REVIEWS AND PURCHASES. IF PURCHASES ARE MADE, I WILL MAKE A DONATION TO SMM SCHOLARSHIP FUND.