Gaby Gassner's Profile
It was really through an accident that I got into jewellery making. A beloved French vintage necklace had broken and I set about mending it and before I knew it I was hooked and was buying beads by the hundreds to make my own designs.
My jewellery starts with a rough idea and then develops through a 'hands-on' approach by playing with different combinations ‘till I arrive with something that works for me. It’s a meditative process and time just seems to stop. It's immensely satisfying to watch a piece coming together by your own hands.
My early career revolved around photography – first as photographic printer and later as shoot producer pulling together fashion shoots. I came to London in 1992 after completing training in photographic printing in Stuttgart, Germany.
I managed to make a…
- Born on March 28
- Joined February 25, 2011