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I’m from Pomahaka, West Otago and grew up on a farm. We moved to Ohoka in North Canterbury when I was eight, again to farm. At high school I was mainly into art and maths. Architecture seemed like the way to mesh the two together.

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I was only 12 when I started and a possum was the first thing I ever did. By 17, I was employed by Terry Jacobs, New Zealand’s biggest taxidermist of the time, and he trained me until I was 22, when I went out on my own. 

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