Tokerau Jim is a special Cook Islander and one of only a few pearl carvers in the world. He creates affordable pearl and pearl shell designs, each piece is a unique work of art...no two pieces are ever alike.
"...he picks up a black pearl and begins to carve a tiny, delicate design on its slippery surface without using a vice of any sort, it becomes clear these are the hands of a skilled artist".
Where to find Tokerau Jim Designs:
Matevera showroom: Monday - Thursday 10.00am - 2.00pm
Punganga Nui Market showroom and carving demonstration: Saturday 8.00am - Noon
Online: Tokerua Jim Designs can also be purchased online.