I am an architect-designer... my name is Nefise Gundem Ogdemli... I am almost 70 years old..
Atolye Orumcek was founded by me in seventies at Bodrum, a small mediterranean town in south east Turkey..
At 1997 I moved to Istanbul.. there our workshop developed into an art gallery and a school teaching 'silver jewelery designing and making', where many new jewelery designers started their career..
after 8 years, bored with the chaotic big city, we moved to a heavenly small fishermans village called Selimiye.. where I live and work now..
All the items in our workshop are designed and wax modelled by me.. we cast them using lost wax casting technique using (925) sterling silver.. we combine the silver with real leather, hand made glass beads,…
- Born on January 14
- Joined September 22, 2009