Our 1st Work
These are all first designs….done in the 80″s – 90’s….
Some good ….some ‘needed refining’, some forgotten….
Sorry for the poor quality pictures….all I had was a scanner….
Let us know if you see something you’re interested in…
This page contains various items we made in the first few years before we went International, from 1989 to 1995. There are several things that I have never repeated since at the time I we were just looking for exposure, word of mouth and just to get the experience. Some very Unique items !
1st silver item ever made feather and turquoise 1989
Our 1st Work with bracelets – 1st item ever sold…1989
1st Earrings made – Cocobolo, deer horn, turquoise and silver
These brass puzzles were made as personal key chains in the early 80’s.
Some of the electroplated items never really stood up to the Industrial methods and sturdiness. The bear face bracelet and the school Moto pendant below are samples.
Marlene’s first production earring designs
These were 4 silver and gold knives I made for our boys…. they worked as a real knife would , ( but couldn’t hold an edge very well….)
Kwakiutl Eagle ring – ( for Tim Alfred – Pt Hardy )
First set of Wedding rings – Kwakuilt Whales from Johnny Henderson of Port Hardy , eagle , diamonds
Kwakuilt Thunder Bird – by Adam Munn
The Divers bracelet- The Scuba-diver is left of center, Octopus is on the right.
Starfish, crabs and other wet things scattered throughout the design.