Tag archive for Atelier Jan Kerkstra en Marion Pannekoek

A very successful photoshoot

A very successful photoshoot

Another successful photoshoot. Did you know that jewelry is one of the most difficult things to photograph? That is because most pieces of jewelry are shiny, jewelry is small and the difference in silver and gold is very difficult to catch. We are currently making…

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Atelier Jan Kerkstra and Marion Pannekoek

Atelier Jan Kerkstra and Marion Pannekoek

New letters for our atelier. They are made of zinc. Of course we sawed out the letters ourselves … All jewelry and stuff I need for the Arts and fresh produce market in Twijzel tomorrow are packed. The only thing I have to do is…

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Hand forged silver choker

Hand forged silver choker

The wood stove is burning again in the evening. The grass that was dying last week, because of the drought, has become too wet to mow at the moment. Sometimes during the day it is so dark that I have to turn on the the…

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My wild flower field

My wild flower field

Our booth at Art Laren without … Following a successful weekend at Art Laren, Jan and I starting to get back on track in our studio. Our stand was visited very well. We met fun people, the weather was good and we made a lot of…

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A very early spring!

A very early spring!

The plants that have wintered in the greenhouse are already awake! To keep his chickens together the rooster crows extra loud. And it is warm enough so Jan can work outside to make two extra tables for our Spring Presentation in May. Last year, Jan…

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Welcome in our atelier we’re open!

Welcome in our atelier we’re open!

Santa’s off again … Jan and I had 2 great lazy Christmas days. Read a lot of magazines and walked for hours with the dogs. I had kept Christmas dinner simple this year, a large free-range chicken from the oven what spread a delicious smell…

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Back from Sieraad 2013

Back from Sieraad 2013

Jan and I are back home after 4 days of presenting our jewelry at SIERAAD in Amsterdam. It was wonderful to be part of this great event together with 184 other talented jewelry makers from all over the world. Sieraad was only a 15 minute…

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