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Craig Tucker | The Department of Curiosities and Fine Things
This is our latest post in a series of featured makers. We are introducing our makers one at a time and giving you a bit of a behind-the-scenes story and insights to their practice. Today we would like to introduce: Craig Tucker First up. Who are you and what do you do? Craig Tucker . Carver, Picture Framer How and why did you get started (instead of getting a proper job like your mother told you)? Was an Electrician, moved to Napier and decided to take the risk What was the first thing you made? A strip plank sailing dinghy Who or what influences you or inspires you? Aesthetically beautiful curves What is your favourite part of making? Having my own timetable. And being creative. How do you market your business? Facebook and multiple galleries around NZ What tips do you have for others starting out in this game? Be frugal and run a tight budget. If you could gift one of your creations to anyone living or dead. Who would that be and what would you give them? Why? My Mum Do