My name is Gazit , I live and work in Jerusalem, on the border of the Judea desert.
Since childhood I was drawn to art and was encouraged to practice it. I studied fine art in high school. As a teenager I became fascinated with metalsmithing - the idea of shaping the hard material as if it was clay appealed to me; and finally In my early 20s, while traveling in Europe, I woke up one morning with the realisation that I need to go back home and study silversmithing. within a few days I was back in Israel and took the entry exams and then the dream started to materialize...
But then life had to teach me some more... I studied Anthroposophy and Waldorf education, and once I graduated I was offered a job in the Jerusalem SPCA (Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) which I could not refuse since animals are another major part of my life. There I spent the next seven years, while silversmithing always…
- Born on February 27
- Joined October 31, 2009