'Laika Space Dog' brooch by Kate Rowland.

'Laika Space Dog' brooch by Kate Rowland.
Measures 5cm x 5cm.
Made from sustainable plywood and transparent acrylic.
Fastened by a brooch pin.

A tribute to Laika, the soviet space dog and first animal to orbit the earth!

Please keep away from water and moisture to avoid damage to the wood. Avoid direct sunlight.

Kate Rowland is a jewellery designer and illustrator, living and working in Northamptonshire, UK.

Her design ethos is to create playful, conversation-starting jewellery made from ethically sourced materials. She studied illustration and brings her love of drawing into the jewellery. She draws each piece by hand, and works to retain the hand drawn aesthetic through the precise laser cutting process.

Kate uses responsibly sourced poplar plywood and british manufactured jewellery findings. She laser cuts and etches all her designs before they are finished, painted and assembled by hand.