Materials: South African Sterling Silver, soil and crushed rock particles (naturally bonded). Displayed on hand grained glasses and bottles. Online available at Faithful to Nature or (on appointment) at Private Gallery in Napier, Western Cape, South Africa. See also this page for more addresses.
Polishing is labour intensive work; especially of the raw materials like old red copper I acquire on scrapyards. This new ‘staff member’ is a real time saver.
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For ‘Harbour Gold’ in Harbour Street in Hermanus, South Africa (official dealer of ‘Yvonne de Wit Jewellery’ in the Overberg region) we designed a poster that goes along with the display of her jewellery. Of course other dealers may apply for one as well. Towards the end of this week the display will be ready.
Sneaky preview of the first models. Every model is a unique handcrafted piece. Made from materials (sterling silver, soil, gems) sourced in the South African Earth.
Yvonne de Wit was born in 1955 in the Noordoostpolder a very empty, muddy reclaimed part of Holland. While a child, she played with her nine brothers and sisters, on her fathers farm, making toys and animals from the clayish soil like children will. Having studied art, today Yvonne can do no less than express […]