|handmade eyeglasses and jewellery ...||Oct 2008||... since 1981|
|www.adam.co.nz > studio|
The Jewellery Studio
I live ...
in a rainy foresty area of Titirangi, Auckland, New Zealand. I work here
alongside Ruth Baird in a studio workshop we built ourselves behind our
house... The jewellery studio is in a beautiful part of Titirangi 20
minutes from Auckland city, and surrounded by kowhai, kanuka bush, mamaku
tree ferns, cabbage trees, and mixed border NZ bush Waitakere City Reserve
land. It's a unique studio setting, hence the title
'Bush Jewellery'...Ruth and I work
here fulltime making our different lines of jewellery, occasionally
glancing out at the view ...
I teach ...
at our studio workshop,
maximum student no: 6.
'Street Jewellery' A lot of people want to have a go at making jewellery, but they don't manage to get along to the classes. Well this is a session where in 1 hour! you can make a silver ring...
We built ...
a deck recently,
drilling holes in the ground, cementing in the posts, laying 100x100
bearers and 100x50 joists. All we needed were the stairs:
I drew up some nice stair stringers and Ruth finished off the sawing:
we finished ...
|Brian Adam and Ruth Baird||www.adam.co.nz/studio||Auckland, NEW ZEALAND|