Marina van Dijk

Goldsmith – The Netherlands / Norway

Polarbear with 2 cubs – Broche

Materialer: 925 silver and 14 crt gold

Brochen Around Longyearbyen the mountains are quite  flat at the top and I wished to use the form in the design of this brooch. The polarbear is the symbol of our island.

Marina: I studiet to be a goldsmith at Vakschool Schoonhoven in the Netherlands . Worked 5 years at Juhls Silvergallery in Kautokeino in the north of Norway. In 1995 I moved to Svalbard and started my own workshop. I make mostly polarbear Jewellery .