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Featured Artist Galleries - Alphabetical Index
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Jayme Anderson - Pounamu (NZ Jade)A very small collection of this amazing artists work, hopefully with more to come.
Clean stylish and carved from very rare types of New Zealand Pounamu
Kelvyn Anderson - Pounamu (NZ Jade)
Kelvyn's work is based on very old artifacts and cave drawings which often predate Maori settlement by thousands of years so they have a very raw chunky feel to them.
Peter Bishop - Pounamu (NZ Jade)
Peter comes from the wild west coast of New Zealand's South Island.
Omni Caeon - Pounamu (NZ Jade) & Aussie Black JadeOmni is a very passionate artist with a special place in her heart for Pounamu and this shows in the stunning artistry and the incredible quality of her work.
Omni first found her passion for the craft when she attended an exhibition of jade carvings by Don Salt. She was awed and deeply moved by the perfect beauty and intrinsic soul of his works. This inspiration stayed with Omni so she was very pleased when in 1989 Don consented to instruct her in basic stone working skills. Her growing passion and love for jade had influenced her attitudes and way of life ever since.
Ross Crump- Pounamu (NZ Jade) & Aussie Black Jade
Ross is a again one of New Zealand's best known and highly skilled master carvers. His work simply has to be seen to be believed and features the most extraordinary fine detail. Ross's carvings are often small pieces with complex twists and koru creating very unique forms. He is also one of the very few artists in New Zealand who can carve traditional Pounamu Tiki.
A passionate traditional and authentic scrimshaw artist working on fossil Walrus and Mammoth bone.
Luke Gardiner - Pounamu (NZ Jade) & Aussie Black Jade
Also from the wild west coast of New Zealand's South Island, Luke is a master carver of simply amazing talent. Luke's designs, often in the more translucent types of Pounamu feature fine detail and finishing with spectacular twists and hook forms.
Dean Hetherington - Pounamu (NZ Jade)
Dean is a master of traditional techniques in New Zealand Pounamu (Jade).
Len & Candy Kay - Deer Antler
Len & Candy are masters of their craft specializing in intricate carvings from deer antler with very strong traditional style and amazing detail.
Jono Lokes - Bone & Shell
Unbelievable detail, these are artworks in miniature in the truest sense and often combine several different materials such as bone, paua shell, Serpentine and stone.
Hepi Maxwell - Pounamu (NZ Jade) & Bone & Aussie Black Jade
Hepi is probably the best know Maori jade & bone artist in New Zealand with his work featuring in may famous books on traditional Maori art.
Regan Nichols- Hand Painted JadeUnique paintings on jade show off the best of local artistry and the sacred stone.
Hand painted works of art, these miniatures on freestanding jade bases have to be seen to be believed.
Their work is very distinctive with a bold yet elegant style and ranging from very traditional and finely detailed Tiki to more contemporary renditions of traditional elements such as the Koru and Toki.
Lilach Paul- Pounamu (NZ Jade) & Bone & Kauri Amber
Lilach does some incredibly detailed work that has to be see to be believed.
Visesio Siasau creates traditional and contemporary designs blending Pacific cultures in a variety of unique materials
Kerry Thompson - Pounamu (NZ Jade) & Bone & Wood & Pearl Shell set in Silver
Kerry is a true master of his craft.
Jackie Tump & Rolfe Bax - Bone & Paua Shell set in Silver
These exquisite pieces by Rolfe & Jackie from the deep south are inspired by Celtic and Maori art. They feature stunning detail and natural stains made from local wild plants.
Terry & Ruth Urban- Pounamu (NZ Jade & Bowenite)
Deceptively simple yet elegant carvings that show off the hidden beauty within a rare form of Pounamu.
American born Terry and Kiwi Ruth live in Nelson at the top of New Zealand's South Island, the home of Pounamu.
Gae Webster- Silver, Gold, Mixed Media
The finest hand crafted creative abstract work by one of New Zealand's premier artists
Guest Artist Galleries
These carvings are a mix of very traditional and contemporary styles by various guest artists.
These carvings are also a mix of very traditional and contemporary styles by various guest artists.
These carvings are also a mix of very traditional and contemporary styles in wood by various guest artists.
Drops or "Touch Stones" - Pounamu (NZ Jade)
These simple yet elegant forms feature the stunning diversity of New Zealand jade (Pounamu) from rich greens and swirling patterns to the vibrant colours of the rare flower jades of the Marsden district.
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