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Education and professional development

2023 Jungle Gym an art residence at Te Atamera Queenstown 

2023 Nelson Jewellery Week

2023 Munich Jewellery Week

2022 Jewellery Symposium - Object Space

2021 Studio 42 Jewellery School owner-operator Queenstown

2021 Artist residence at Queenstown Contemporary - Painting 

2021 Nelson Jewellery Week - Guest Jewellery tutor

2020 Guest speaker at the cultural graduation - Wakatipu High School

2020 Gallery Assist Queenstown Contemporary - Sales - Social media - Curation 

2019 Branding and Marketing Workshop with Double Denim 

2018 Unpacking the Language of Things, Symposium Wellington New Zealand

2017 Studio 42 Jewellery School starts - Owner operator Queenstown

2017 Small business development course, level 4

2016 Not to Precious Jewellery Symposium, National Craft Gallery, Ireland

2016 Handshake1, professional development and exhibition programme

2016 David Clarke workshop, Dunedin

2016 Munich Jewellery Week

2015 Workshop assistant for Warwick Freeman, Auckland

2015 Octavia Cook Workshop, Studio 6, Auckland

2012 Munich Jewellery Week

2012  Masterclasses with Karl Fritsch, and Marcel Van Kan for Atelier Ted

Noten, Manon Van Kouswijik, Fabrizio

Trident, Jemposium Wellington.

2010 Bachelor Visual Art and Design, Whitireia Polytechnic Porirua

2010 Workshop with Lisa Walker, Wellington

2009 Textile Symposium, Napier.

2009 Workshop with Andria Daily, Wellington

2008 Workshop with Renee Bevin, Wellington

2008 Workshop in Printmaking with Linna Marsh, Wellington

2008 Workshop with Warwick Freeman, Wellington

2008 Volume, Object Conference, Napier

2000 Foundation Visual Arts certificate level 4, Whanganui Polytechnic


Stand out Awards and Media

The Most Magical Experience award through Airbnb experience -The Contemporary Jeweller - 2021

Why do we fly film Queenstown Airport -2020

Featured in Mind Food Magazine - 2018

Featured on Design TV - Sydney Australia - 2016

Featured in Black Magazine - 2014

Fingers Gallery graduate award - 2010

Marzee Graduate Award - 2011

Coming Exhibitions


Collect Art Fair - With Objects Beautiful in London 

Solo Exhibitions

2023 Lost in Translation - Munich Germany

2021 Nelson Jewellery week - Artist talk and Jewellery Performance

2020 Hubba Buba Queenstown Contemporary

2017 Expand, The See Here Wellington

2016 Curiosity Box, Bound, Queenstown

2015 Chapogrophy, Visual Culture Gallery, Wellington

2013 Celebration / Commiseration, Angel Devine, Queenstown

2012 One of One, Thistle Hall Gallery, Wellington

2011 Build, Jewellery Box Master Works, Auckland

2010 Embellish yourself, Thistle Hall, Wellington

2005 Painting from the Pacific - Chronicle Glass Whanganui 

Group Exhibitions


Unloosed in current obsession Munich Jewellery week

Lost in Translation a solo exhibition in Munich Jewellery Week


Photoshoot with Ben Ruffel - Terzann Eliatte - Claire Todd on Mt Deawer

Guest painter for DFS Galleria opening Queenstown 

Art in the Garden Christ Church 

Fingers Group Gallery Exhibition - Auckland

Stark White Queenstown - Recollections may Vary - Painting Exhibition 

Stark white Artist talk - Folded Painting works

Delimit Exhibition - Wellington 

Guest Artist - Sherwood Queenstown


Apple Star Banana - Folded painting show  Broker Queenstown

Jewellery Collective - Opening show Queenstown

Fingers Gallery group exhibition

Jewellery Box - Flora Fauna Queenstown

001 Folded paintings - Broker Queenstown 

From the Depths - Origin Gallery - Nelson Jewellery Week

Unloosed - Collaboration with Paul Green - Nelson Jewellery Week

Chain reaction - Handshake project 10-year celebration - Refianry Nelson

Guest Artist - Sherwood Queenstown


The BIG ART SALE QT Contemporary

Strategic Disconnection Room 2 QT Contemporary Queenstown

Vintage Liberation - JW Collaboration Launch Sherwood Queenstown 

Spring Loaded QT Contemporary Queenstown

Art Now QT Contemporary Queenstown

Fingers Gallery Group show, Auckland

Guest Artist - Sherwood Queenstown


Unloosed stage 3  Queenstown Contemporary Queenstown

Fingers Gallery Group exhibition

Unloosed, A collaboration with Paul Green, Te Auaha Gallery Wellington

Matariki Exhibition Te Auaha Gallery Wellington

Unloosed stage 1 Photoshoot and jewellery show - Sherwood Queenstown

Guest Artist - Sherwood Queenstown


 Fingers Gallery Group show, Auckland

 Public, Pataka Gallery Porirua, New Zealand

Jewel and The Jeweller, New Plymouth, New Zealand

Decades of Decadence, Queenstown, New Zealand 

Collective exhibition, Smoke and Reload, Auckland 

Guest Artist - Sherwood Queenstown


 Artisan Jewels, Palazzo Giureconsulti di Milano, Italy

Fingers Gallery Group show, Auckland

Art in the Garden, Christchurch

Group show, Kina Gallery New Plymouth

Bespoke Art Evening, Queenstown 

Guest Artist - Sherwood Queenstown


Specials, a HandShake Alumni Exhibition, Munich Germany

Practitioners, Front Room, Queenstown

Fingers Gallery Group show, Auckland

Art in the Garden, Christchurch

Bespoke Art Evening, Queenstown 


Moving Towards Light, Radiant Pavilion, Melbourne, Australia

Wunderruma, Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland.

Wundermeke, Fingers Gallery, Auckland.

Honed, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

Annual Group Exhibition, Fingers Gallery, Auckland.


Wunderruma, New Dowse Gallery, Wellington

Cluster, Pataka Museum, Porirua, Wellington

Wunderruma, Das handwork, Munich, Germany

KETE, at the Royal Academy of Fine Art, Wellington

Fingers group exhibition, Fingers Gallery, Auckland

The year of the horse, The National Gallery, Christchurch

The Jewellery Box, Cloakroom Gallery, Queenstown

 Kina group exhibition”, New Plymouth


Handshake, collaboration with Warwick Freeman, Object Space, Auckland

Fingers group exhibition, Fingers Gallery, Auckland

Mad Dog Quinn, Wardrobe assistant for Terzan Elliott, Queenstown

Handshake 1, within Das handwork exhibition, Munich, Germany

Photography collaboration with The Pixel Trade, Queenstown


Handshake, National Gallery, Christchurch

Jemposium, Master class exhibition, Royal Academy of Fine Art, Wellington.

Handshake Exhibition, Toi Panoko Gallery, Wellington

Half Full or Overflowing exhibition, curated and exhibited, Queenstown.


The Secret Bloom, New Balance Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Handshake, Year 1 collaboration with Warwick Freeman,

Fingers group show, Fingers Gallery, Auckland

Graduate Exhibition, Marzee Gallery, Nijmegen, Netherlands

Fingers Graduate Award, exhibition, Fingers Gallery, Auckland

Handshake 20/17 Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

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