Our Team

Beth Ellingworth - Director

Silversmith, designer, qualified gemmologist, registered valuer and certified diamond grader F.G.A.A. Beth is a creative soul. She is a water colourist and is widely travelled. Beth's holloware is in the collection of the Brisbane Museum & Gallery as well as in international collections.

 

Charles Wyatt - Director

Manufacturing jeweller, silversmith, fine arts graduate. Charles has a BA from RMIT in jewellery design. He is fascinated by gemstones and is a certified diamond grader. Charles began working for Sargions when he was just a teenager, when his mother Beth taught him the art of hand making our renown Sargions Spoons. After moving to Melbourne to study jewellery design at RMIT then spending a few years travelling around Australia in a van, Charles returned to Tasmania to raise his young family and continue his work as a jeweller with the family business. Charles is passionate about surfing, his family, jewellery, and design. 

 

Gavin Cowell - Director

Gavin has 44 years experience in the jewellery and watch industry. He designs and manufactures jewellery, is a qualified gemmologist, a registered valuer and certified diamond grader F.G.A.A. Gavin is widely travelled and takes great joy in sailing. When he isn't working hard at Sargisons he occasionally takes time off to sail the Mediterranean and French canals.

 

Isabel Grotaers - Apprentice Jeweller

One of our talented apprentices, Isabel is showing great promise. Isabel been awarded Apprentice of the Year at NMIT two years running and in 2021 she successfully completed her diploma of Gemmology through the Gemmological Association of Australia. Recently Isabel was awarded second prize in the jewellery category of the 2021 WorldSkills Australia National Championships. Such a talented and hardworking apprentice, we are extremely happy to have her as part of our team.

 


jeweller works at jewllery bench

Daisy Pilkington - Apprentice Jeweller

Daisy is our newest apprentice, having joined the Sargisons team in 2021. Daisy is such an asset to Sargisons - she is learning the art of jewellery making quickly, she's wonderful with clients and she has a wonderfully calming presence.