Aotearoa Artist Trail

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ian boustridge pounamu mask ©Ian Boustridge
Tai Poutini/West Coast Artist Trail

Carvers - pounamu/jade, gemstone, timber, bone

Aden Hoglund. Internationally renown Jade carver. Jagosi Jade, 246 Sewell Street, Hokitika.


Graham Gordon. Pounamu carver, member of Ngai Tahu authentication scheme. Can be found Saturday mornings at Hokitika market. Telephone +64 (3) 755 7380 or +64 (21) 1071 084. Email.


Ian Boustridge. Pounamu/jade carver. Unit 7/56 Jacks Road, Paroa, Greymouth. Telephone +64 3 768 6048 (Please call first before visiting). Website


Karyn Roberts. Hard stone carver, jewellery, small sculptures. 144 Queen Street, Westport. Telephone +64 (3) 789 5228. Website. Email.


Mirielle Maxwell & Logan de Ridder. Aotearoa Gemstones, Cnr State Highway 6 & Marks Road, Haast Township, South Westland. Telephone +64 (3) 7500 728. Website. Email.


Ric Moor. 1043 State Highway 6, Rapahoe. Telephone +64 3 762 7289. Email


Sheree Warren. My business is Evolving Stones. I can be found at 114 Marsden Road, Greymouth. I make original designs from NZ stones found locally to me, mostly pounamu/jade. Telephone. +64 (3) 768 6378 or + 64 (27) 714 7904. Website. Email.


Steve Gwaliasi. Solomon Island-born, pounamu/jade carver and operater of Bonz n Stonz, a DIY carving workshop where you can carve your own pounamu tohunga/treasure. 39 Sewell Street, Hokitika. Telephone 03 755 6504. Website