In addition to being the Head Jeweller and Business Owner, Olivia is also a Valuer, Gemmologist, Diamond Grader, Antwerp Diamond Broker, and an awesome Mum. Starting out her business manufacturing from her home garage in 2005, she has since established Diamond Boutique as the place to be for handmade bespoke jewellery in Canberra. Olivia has also been acknowledged for her achievements in The Canberra Business Success Stories Publication in 2016. She spends her days juggling many hats (and diamonds) and frequently travels to Antwerp and Hong Kong to find our customer’s the diamond of their dreams. With a total of 20 years’ experience in the jewellery industry she is truly the expert in her field.
Ryan has been a team member at Diamond Boutique since 2015. Starting out as a first year apprentice he has since wowed us (and our customers) with his incredible manufacturing and design skills. He has won numerous awards, including various categories in the Queensland Boulder Opal Association International Design Awards, as well as taking the coveted title of Nationwide Apprentice of the Year 2017. With a great start to his career he is well on his way to becoming a Master Jeweller!
Casey graduated from the ANU School of Art in 2015 with a Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours) majoring in Photomedia. Though she is not a manufacturing jeweller herself she has a keen eye for design, detail, and composition and is often coming up with creative jewellery designs. Thanks to Countersketch our state-of-the-art CAD software Casey has been making these designs a reality! She is a whizz with computers and is our social media extraordinaire, putting her photography and graphic design skills to good use on our Facebook, Instagram and Website.
With 12 years of experience manufacturing and repairing bespoke jewellery James is the go- to-guy for all your jewellery needs! Starting as an apprentice in Ballina NSW, he frequently travelled to Brisbane to complete his qualification in Jewellery Manufacture at South Bank Tafe. He has since moved to Canberra and became an instant member of the Diamond Boutique family! He’s easy-going, full of entertainment, and keen to help in any way he can. Customers are always impressed with James ability to draw up a design in 3D on the spot.