I keep learning about raising a bilingual kid and let me share with you some of the things I have done to have a 80% bilingual kid. Some kids don't realize how important is to speak another language (and some parents don't realize how important is it, either), but as parents in a very modern … Continue reading Bilingual kids are smarter?
Here I am sharing my experience after participating at the American Made Show in Washington DC. The show was originally done in Philadelphia and now it has moved to Washington DC, in my case it was the best thing that happened to us since we are in Alexandria only 15 min away from the DC … Continue reading Jewelry Designer Review of The American Made Show
Let me share a little bit of the wholesale world and especially when as a designer you are asked to make samples. Jewelry designers many times are asked to do prototypes or samples, right? And then as a designer you will decide how you like to work with the company requesting them and in what … Continue reading Do you mail samples as a jewelry designer? A personal and professional lesson
In just a few days the biggest AMERICAN MADE SHOW is coming to Washington DC. (January 16th- 19th) Some of the best artists in the United States will showcase their new collections and Evelyn Brooks Designs will be there. BOOTH 1620 Come shop our latest jewelry collections. During the show we will be offering: - … Continue reading Shop EBD newest jewelry designs at the AMERICAN MADE SHOW – wholesale only
There was a time as I began my career as a jewelry designer when I dreamed to exhibit at one of the Smithsonian Museums. I am a true believer that things come to you at the right time, no sooner no later. This year I decided to participate at the Native Art Market of the Native … Continue reading National Museum of the American Indian featured the work of Evelyn Brooks
Let me share with you an inside on how the jewelry business runs during the years different seasons; especially for small business owners like myself. Most of us (jewelry designers) will agree that our highest season of the year starts in September and runs through December. Then it slows down and you will be surprised … Continue reading Jewelry designers high season has arrived
I had the tremendous honor to be invited to the opening ceremony of Kaipi Peru 2014 at the National Museum of the American Indian. What a great opportunity to share my culture with the love of my life my hubby dubby. It is very important since we are TWO DIFFERENT CULTURES, to share and try to … Continue reading Peruvian Independence Day & Kaipi Peru