Before I introduce you to Lois the Lampshade, I would like to introduce you to Eunice Taylor who was actually a real person! Quite ahead of her time – she started her career in 1925 making lampshades in her living room and she then set up a Lampshade Shop across the road from Elam School of Fine Arts. She supported herself through her Degree and eventually sold her business in 1960. Sadly she passed away 15 years ago but you’d be surprised how many people think Eunice is still alive and I often think I should change my name!
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