Brett Barker designs creates and manufactures , all my own Silver and Gold Jewellery ; which he has been doing for over twenty years , he does not normally refer to himself in the third person ; )
I trained in Art Education , teaching in High Schools in Western Australia .
I originally worked in the fields of Painting , Pottery and Serigraphy , I then moved into creating jewellery with his brother Leigh , designing and manufacturing all their own unique pieces .
For me making jewellery is like creating a small sculpture .
Everything I produce is finished to a very high standard and quality finish / polish .
I am from a family of artists , Painters , Potters and Stained Glass Artisans ; my Great Grandfather , Grandfather and Uncles are represented in Art gallery's around Australia .
I take pride in my original designs and quality workmanship .
All the jewellery I produces is created in his workshop my Fremantle using only the purest gold and silver , which I alloy myself .
If you want to see how I make my Jewellery , you can watch me on my ....
Below is a selection of Government and Business Commissions I have done over the years.
Cufflinks presented to His Royal Highness Prince Philip on his 90th Birthday .
Gold Cufflinks for Rio Tinto presented to the Chinese President Hu Jintao .
Pendants to be presented to the USA President Obamas daughters .
The Coat of Arms of Australia , Cufflinks and Lapel Pins for the Prime Minister of Australia’s Department .
Man of the Match Award for the Prime Ministers XI Cricket Match 2014 , 2015 and 2017 .
ANZAC Cuff Links and Key Rings , Commemorating the 100th Year anniversary of the ANZACS for the Prime Ministers Department and The Department of Veteran Affairs
Cufflinks for the Governor-General Her Excellency Ms Quentin Bryce AC .
Cufflinks for the Foreign Affairs Minister Stephen Smith .
Cufflinks for the Australian Ambassador to the United States Kim Beazley .
Cufflinks of The Coat of Arms of Western Australia for the Western Australian Premiers Department .
Cufflinks , Pendants , Brooches and Letter Openers for the Western Australian Premiers Department .
Cufflinks of the WA Parliament House Crest for the Western Australian Parliament House .
Swan Kangaroo and Koala Cufflinks for the Perth Mint .
Cuff Links for Mining Company Rio Tinto for corporate functions .
Cufflinks presented to the Head of Mitsubishi in Japan .
Cufflinks presented to the Head of Nippon Steel in Japan .
Elephants , Frogs and Dragonfly’s for the Perth Zoo Elephant and Baby,
Sea Lions and Penguins for Taronga Zoo .
A badge honoring Dr Jane Goodall for Adelaide Zoo .
A series of Panda designs , exclusively for Adelaide Zoo .
A Cheetah for Canberra’s National Zoo and Aquarium .
Seahorses , Leafy Sea Dragons for AQWA ( Aquarium of WA ) .
A variety of flora and fauna for the Rottnest Island Authority .
Bicycles for the Rottnest Island Authority .
Badges for the University of Notre Dame . Kangaroos , Koalas , Monkey , Zebras , Leopards , and Giraffes for Melbourne Zoo .
A Platypus for Healesville Sanctuary .
Seals for Underwater World Mooloolaba .
Blue Wrens for the Denmark Visitors Centre .
Cufflinks and brooches for the WA Watercorporation
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