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Address: Melmore Terrace, Cromwell 9310, New Zealand
Phone Number: 03-445-4223
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Artwork. Fused glass, wire and jewellery housed in an historic stone...

Artwork. Fused glass, wire and jewellery housed in an historic stone building in the bakehouse courtyard surrounded by shops, cafes and galleries overlooking Lake Dunstan.

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Went to NZ for two weeks and passed through Cromwell specifically to visit this little gallery, and it is VERY little! Marie's mother was in there the day we visited and even told... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Went to NZ for two weeks and passed through Cromwell specifically to visit this little gallery, and it is VERY little! Marie's mother was in there the day we visited and even told us a bit about the pieces. I purchased (what I consider to be) lots! I'm even considering a personal piece to be made.

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Thank GypsyR
MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review

Thank you☺️ I couldn't do it without my Mum! More 

Blenheim, New Zealand
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Lovely original pieces of jewellery, something different to anything i've seen in my travels. Interesting crafted china and wire creations well done, more talent in Cromwell.

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Thank KESavage
MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review

Thank you☺️ More 

Edinburgh
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Marie's studio makes. Stop in otherwise unremarkable Cromwell, well worth your time. Marie's studio is a magical little place where each piece is more exquisite than the next. Delicate, filigreed, whimsical jewelry and art pieces designed by a really lovely artist.

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Thank Katiek1951
MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review

thank you! More 

Adelaide, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Marie is an incredibly talented artist and a lovely person. I now have a pair of her beautiful earrings! During our visit Marie also offered to make bespoke earrings for our 10 year old daughter as she thought none were quite right. The ones she made are perfect for our daughter as well as exquisite. Don't go to Cromwell without... More 

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MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review

thank you :-) More 

Rome
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

Marie has a lovely studio that feels like a little world of its own, filled with her very special handmade collection of glass and wire jewellery and other trinkets. The jewellery has a lot of variety with pieces catering to many age ranges, and she has added her personal touch to the studio with helpful (and sometimes very funny) little... More 

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MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review

Thank you Lucy! More 

Cromwell, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Nestled in Old Cromwell Heritage Precinct you will find Marie amongst all her self created treasures. If you are looking for something uniquely special for a love in your life, or treating yourself to a well deserved gift, then go here first. Absolutely beautiful. Marie will also do commissions. Very talented lady!

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MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review

Thank you! More 

Inglewood, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We visited Marie's studio last year. Her glass jewellery is unique and beautiful. I bought a pair of earings which I wear every day. I have seen nothing like them, and many people have commented on how striking they are. It was hard to choose just one item, I wish I had bought several others. Marie was a warm and... More 

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MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review

Thank you Leigh. I hope you're still wearing your earrings every day :-) More 

New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Marie is extremely talented and creates beautiful works with glass and wire. I have several pieces and love them. They make fantastic gifts for special women.

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MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review
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Thank you Jacqui :-) More 

new Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Don't miss this great little shop I have a wire Heart made for me and I just love it , her jewelery is also beautiful and unique

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MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review

Thank you Wendy, I've been busy making more, all different-you can't have too much love :-) More 

Queenstown
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This is a great little jewellery workshop, and Marie makes lovely mobiles using old broken china fragments as well as gorgeous silver and fused glass earrings and necklaces.

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MarieVelenski, Owner at marie velenski, responded to this review

Thank you Joan, the mobiles are still keeping me out of mischief :-) More 

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