1956 Born England

1960 Arrived Australia

Education & Qualifications

 1989-present               Studio/Workshop in St.Kilda supplying custom made jewelery to order & having                                                regular studio exhibitions.

 1982-1988                  Studio Space at Meat Market Craft Centre, North Melbourne.

 1976, 1977, 1979        Diploma of Art (Gold & Silversmithing Design)  RMIT Melbourne

 1975                            Started Bachelor of Economics – Monash University Melbourne


Applied Further Studies


2012    Not knowing, Not Wanting, Just Playing. Transformation from a drawing to a 3d object.                                                                                  Doris  Betz.  

 2011  Longings & Belongings  Workshop with Manon Van Kouswijk RMIT University

 2010  Coronet , Gallery Coronet & 3 piece Setting & Knife edge shanks Graeme Kellet & Chris  Sherwin GSGA at GAA House, Melbourne.

 2010   Where  Did  I Come From? Helen Britton, RMIT University.

 2009  Hydraulic Press workshop with Dominic Lowe , Apecs Investment casting Factory.

 2008  Texturing  Metals , Sturt Workshop, Mittagong, NSW.

 2007  Computer training CAE.

 2002  Computer Training Swinburne Prahran

 1986  Weaving and Knitting Mary Lee Hu , Meat Market Craft Centre.

 1984  Stone setting with Godwin Baum

 1984   Hand Engraving – Collingwood Technical College

 1984   Melbourne Chamber of Commerce- marketing Seminar

 1983   Small Business Development Corporation- Planning & starting a small Business

 1983  Workshop- Inlay of gold and Silver foil into mild steel- Professor Sakai, Japan

 1982  Design Workshop – Herman Junger, Munich Academy

 1981  Marketing – Melbourne Chamber of Commerce

 1981  Study Tour of Jewellery in Europe, Goldsmiths Hall London,

           Pforzheim, Jewellery Museum, Germany.




1982-1984  Melbourne College of Advanced Education-Professional experience provided for Gold and

                        Silversmithing  students.

 1982-1983 Victoria College Burwood-Professional Experience provided for students.

 1982-1983 Council of Adult Education- Country Craft teaching programme.

 1983            National Gallery of Victoria- Demonstration & Exhibition of Jewellery in conjunction with Eighteenth                             century  Jewellery Exhibition.

 1981 Guest Tutor, George Grant Workshop , UK.

 1981 Monash University – short course – Jewellery Making



 1980 Awarded  Minstry for the Arts Grant for traineeship

 1979 L.Puzsar Special Jewellery  Award.

 1977 L.Puzsar  Best 2nd year Student.