Bonz N Stonz Carving Studio logo

Carve your own piece

Bonz N Stonz is a boutique carving studio in Hokitika, South Island New Zealand.

We provide a 360° experience that allows you to experience the New Zealand tradition of carving. 

In our sessions you will learn about the signficance of carving in Maori culture.

With the help of our master carvers we will teach you carving skills and help you design your own piece to take home. 

You can carve a piece from jade, bone, or shell.

Steven Gwaliasi in the Hokitika jade carving studio

Carving prices

  • NZ Jade Carving
    NZ Jade Carving From $190
  • Paua Carving
    Paua Carving From $100
  • Bone Carving
    Bone Carving From $100

Buy our pieces

As well as carving sessions, you can also buy jade pieces from our shop in Hokitika.

You can purchase locally made items with traditional designs.

We have a wide selection of precious stones, including the best of NZ precious rocks:  Sacred Pounamu (Jade), the unique and rare Ruby Rock and Aotea. 

We also sell ornaments made of Mother of Pearl, Paua and Bones. 

You can also buy jade from our online store.

What others say

Visit Us

16 Hamilton Street, Hokitika, 7810

+64 3755 6504

For groups of more than 10 people please contact us for a custom quote.
[email protected]

Graphics and Branding by James Delderfeild

Made with ❤ by Mohit Nimavat

Copyright © 2019 Bonz N Stonz