Gaby Gassner's Profile

About

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…

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  • Female
  • Born on March 28
  • Joined February 25, 2011

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Swarovski elements, semi precious stones, exotic woods, sterling silver, 14K gold filled

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About

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 name for myself and worked with high profile fashion and portrait photographers and printed a number of important commissions, including David Bailey’s retrospective 60’s exhibition and book “Birth of the Cool”.

Contact: gabygassner [!at] btinternet.com

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