Posted May 20, 2022 |
Muhammad Taqi Shakoor believes that the three most important things for a jeweller to be are honest, patient, and punctual.
Muhammad Taqi Shakoor
Works at: York Jewellers. Penrith NSW
Years in trade: 18 years
Training: Certificate 3 in Jewellery Manufacture
First job: Jeweller in Afghanistan
18-carat white gold.
Best new tool discovery:
Best part of job:
Handmakes and stone setting.
Worst part of job:
Having to finish other people’s work.
Best tip from a jeweller:
Always be honest, patient, and punctual.
Best tip to a jeweller:
When you stress, things can go wrong. Always take it easy.
Biggest health concern on the bench:
Love jewellery because:
I get to work with my hands and challenge myself to meaningful pieces others will enjoy.